Harana is directed by Kokoy Jimenez, music arrangements by multi-awarded composer/arranger Von de Guzman, choreography by Irina Feleo and costume designs by Zenaida Gutierrez. 4.
Who is the composer of Harana?
For the record, “Harana” was originally composed by a guy named Eric “Yappy” Yaptangco, who is reportedly a senior of the PnE band members when they attended Ateneo De Manila University.
Who is the real singer of Harana?
A post on Reddit confirmed as much, revealing the OG performer to be Tony Lambino, a former member of the 90’s band Smokey Mountain. Nowadays, Lambino is the Managing Director at Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas and the Assistant Secretary at the Department of Finance.
Who is the artist of Harana and kundiman?
One of the country’s greatest modernists, National Artist Jose Joya studied in Spain in 1954, after being awarded a one-year grant by the Spanish government. There, he may have found the inspiration for this piece.
Who are the famous Filipino composers of kundiman?
The kundiman emerged as an art song at the end of the 19th century and by the early 20th century, its musical structure was formalised by Filipino composers such as Francisco Santiago and Nicanor Abelardo; they sought poetry for their lyrics, blending verse and music in equal parts.