PASIG City, June 30, 2014—St. Paul College Pasig, Tanging Yaman Foundation, and Jesuit Communications Foundation (JesCom) join forces to bring to the public the music of Bukas Palad Music Ministry in a benefit concert on Saturday, July 5, 5:30 p.m., at St. Paul College Pasig‘s Bishop Frederick Z. Rooker Auditorium.
Billed “Huwag Kang Mangamba”, the concert seeks to raise much needed funds for the music group’s ongoing outreach efforts in disaster-hit towns and provinces with the help of Tanging Yaman Foundation and St. Paul Pasig.
Concerts and assistance, both material and spiritual, are already underway for calamity survivors in Tacloban, Ormoc, Bantayan Island, Sorsogon, and Bohol.
Bukas Palad Music Ministry, the Catholic Mass Media awardee behind many of today’s popular liturgical hymns, is a community of young musicians with a passion fot writing, recording, and performing original Filipino religious music.
“Hindi Kita Malilimutan”, “Tanging Yaman”, “Sa ‘Yo Lamang”, “Anima Christi”, “I Will Sing Forever”, and “Humayo’t Ihayag” are but some of the best-loved praise songs the group have performed and immortalized.
The concert is also set to feature Bukas Palad founder Fr. Manoling Francisco, SJ; Sr. Bubbles Bandojo, RC; and the Musician Friends of the Jesuits Chamber Orchestra.
The St. Paul College Pasig High School Chorale is also slated to perform in a special number.
Before the concert, a mass will be celebrated also in the same venue at 4:00 p.m.
Tickets are priced at P 500.00 each and are available through St. Paul College Pasig Community Relations Office.
Contact Marivi Zamora at (02) 631-1835 local 210; Tanging Yaman Foundation Office at (02) 426-5924; Tanging Yaman Stores, 5/F SM Megamall and Ateneo de Manila Campus, (02) 426-5971 to 72, and Bukas Palad c/o Justin at +63-917-597-5878.
For other inquiries, call or text Justin Ng at +63-917-597-5878. (Raymond A. Sebastián)