SamaSama Project is incredibly excited be one of the moving force of the Illinois Philippine Recovery Operations Project. Catch them next at the HAIYAN FUNDRAISER MUSIC+ARTS FAIR on Jan 25, 2014 at the Copernicus Center Annex. Fore more info, contact us at 708 528 6321, firstname.lastname@example.org or visit ILPhRecoveryOps.wordpress.com.
IT'S OFFICIAL!!!! SamaSama Project opens for LEA SALONGA CONCERT!!!! Purchase your tickets now at www.centertickets.net!!!!!!!
The Tinley Park-Frankfort Rotary Club is once again celebrating diversity and the Filipino-American Heritage Month in the month of October with LEA SALONGA and SAMASAMA PROJECT for Musika SamaSama: The Together Concert 2013 on Oct 26, 2013 Saturday at 7pm.
LEA SALONGA is known across the world for her powerful voice and perfect pitch. Lea Salonga is a singer and actress who is best known for her Tony Award winning role in Miss Saigon. In addition to the Tony, she has won the Olivier, Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle and Theatre World Awards, in the field of musical theatre. She was also the first Asian to play Eponine in the musical Les Misérables on Broadway and returned to the beloved show as Fantine in the 2006 revival.
Many fans of all ages recognize Lea as the singing voice of Princess Jasmine from Aladdin and Fa Mulan for Mulan and Mulan II. For her portrayal of the beloved princesses, the Walt Disney Company bestowed her with the honor of “Disney Legend” in August of 2011.
Lea is currently a judge on the Philippines version of “The Voice.”
SAMASAMA PROJECT will once again be the featured band. They are one of Chicago’s premiere Filipino Folk Fusion bands. The band fuses Filipino traditional folk music with contemporary music. The group performs regularly at cultural festivals, museum shows and commercial/private engagements in Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin and Iowa. They also performed at the Pope’s World Youth Day MacroFestival Concert in Madrid Spain. The group of musicians include Baron Cabalona (bass/kulintang), Ran Sevilla (guitar), Ben Corpuz (keys), Louis Carmelo Tan (drums), Josh Torres (percussion) and Louella Cabalona on vocals. Visit their website at www.samasamaproject.com .
The concert will be the club’s biggest fundraiser of the year. Proceeds will be used to fund scholarships for seniors at Tinley Park, Andrew, Lincoln-Way North and Lincoln-Way East high schools, and other community service projects.
TICKETS are $35, $55, $75, $100 and limited $180 VIP tickets that include a reception dinner with Lea Salonga on Friday, Oct. 25.
For tickets and more info,
Joe - 630-217-9437
Rohan - 404-694-2127
Bart - 312-593-5154
Lisa - 708-528-6321
Rotarian John Lachat - 708-802-6576
Rotarian Jan Paul Ferrer - 708-692-0393
Check out the best Filipina Fil Am Singers in Chicago Today on Nov 16 Friday at 8pm at the Piccolo Lounge (2610 W. Peterson Ave, Chicago)!
Tickets are $15 pre-event and $20 at the door. Call 7085286321 or email email@example.com or for tickets or more details!
Thank you to everyone who came out to Frankfort to see our concert last Oct 27. Click here for details about the show. Pictures coming soon!
Here's where are playing the rest of the year! Hope to see you soon!
The Committee on Pilipino Issues (CPI) presents the 14th annual Kultural Night of Resistance 2012: Independensya! A celebration of the triupmphs and the continuation of the unfinished Philippine Revolution.
We will also be at the Chinatown Square (Chinatown in Downtown Chicago) for Apple Picking in May on Saturday, May 5, 2012 at 12-5pm. We play at 3pm and they will be giving away Apple Ipads and Ipods!! Check this out for details.
Come join us at the Philippine Fest 2012 this Sunday, April 1st at Navy Pier!
Also check out our Facebook page for more details!
Hope you can join us on this fundraiser for the Victims of Typhoon Sendong (Intl Name: Washi) that hit the Philippines. Check out the SenDongAllOurLove website for updates and information on how to donate
Thank you to all who supported us during Pipa's concert. We hope to do it again in 2013! Watch out for it.
Click here for past shows!
folk + fusion + music.