“Kanta Binisayá: Promoting and Understanding Eastern Visayan Musical Culture, Heritage and Identity”

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May 18, 2021 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

In celebration of National Heritage Month, the UP Tacloban Office of Continuing Education and the UPVTC Leyte Samar Heritage Center present "Kanta Binisayá: Promoting and Understanding Eastern Visayan Musical Culture, Heritage and Identity”, an online lecture-forum on 18 May 2021, 2:00 PM via Zoom.

Teachers, students, researchers, technical personnel from concerned government agencies, cultural workers, cultural education advocates, and music enthusiasts are invited to this free online lecture-forum, which aims to raise awareness of and enhance appreciation for the musical culture, heritage, and identity of Eastern Visayas.

The Kanta Binisayá lecture will be delivered by Dr. Stephen Q. Lagarde, Director of the Leyte Samar Heritage Center and Associate Professor at the Division of Humanities of UP Tacloban College. Dr. Lagarde, who earned his PhD in Philippine Studies from UP Diliman, is a well known choirmaster and music arranger based in Tacloban City.

Register for the online lecture-forum at https://up-edu.zoom.us/.../regi.../WN_BThdUcmtTM-XX-QGmu3aCg.

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