Rondalla / Sama & Tausug Music Workshop SAT – 10/21! SIGN-UP STILL AVAILABLE!

October 20, 2017 in Pinoys Here & Now Workshop Sampler

Kularts Workshop Sampler
Saturday, OCT 21, 2017
Bayanihan Community Center, 1010 Mission Street
12 – 5 PM
Sliding Scale Donation: $10-$20

Only TWO 2017 Samplers left this year! Don’t miss your chance tomorrow ~ learn the basics of Rondalla, and Sama & Tausug tagunggu’ music plus graphic storytelling!


12 – 1:30 PM: Rondalla with Executive Director & Co-Founder of American Center of Philippine Arts (ACPA) Herna Cruz-Louie

1:45 – 3:15 PM: Graphic Storytelling with Illustrators Don Aguillo and Raf Salazar

3:30 – 5 PM: Sama and Tausug tagunggu’ ensemble music workshop with Ethnomusicologist Bernard Ellorin, PhD

Tagunggu’ ensemble music of the Sama & Tausug, signifies the start of every ritual and special occasion. In this 90 min session, learn the basic compositions from both categories of titik (melodic compositions).


~ Friendly Reminders ~

If you do have any or all of the following please bring them: bandurria (Rondalla workshop); a sarunay, dabakan, or jimbe drum, agong or agong mallets (Sama Tausug workshop)

& for those wondering, the final 2017 sampler is Nov 4!