Catch this week-long virtual OPM festival for this year!
There’s nothing can stop spreading good vibes and ushering platforms for OPM artists even in the midst of pandemic. To tell you, Linggo Ng Musikang Pilipino (LMP) carry on its long-running festival, now in its sixth year, through a virtual festival edition.
It would be slating digital platforms from August 19 to 28, 2020 as it primarily serving the stage at the comforts of your home with accessible programs that absolutely showcase Filipino music and introducing the age of ‘New Normal’ in our music industry.
Stretching multi-format platforms
Lighting up the virtual stage with optimism and courageous hearts, LMP sights on the theme, ‘Musikang Pinoy. Buhay At Ipagpatuloy‘ as music industry continually endures the challenges of the pandemic.
Featuring a multi-format platforms such as music performances, single and album launches, concerts, busking sessions, Songwriting workshops, creative webinars, and more, this first digital music festival in the country is totally giving us an opportunity to our craft while having an entertainment at the same time.
“Now on its 6th year, though it is still in its infancy, LMP is continuously building a strong foundation in the creation of a tradition that would instill in the consciousness of every Filipino to, not only patronize, but embrace, love, and live our own music,” shared by Noel Cabangon, LMP Festival Director.
To also support those thousands of aspiring musicans who are continually uploading their covers online, LMP 2020 also launch a digital platform for an open mic challenge to submit original songs or OPM covers. Along with it, catch some online busking sessions, and yep, there will be performances of various emerging Filipino acts. Yay!
Hone your Craft
If you’re looking for some quality tutorials to foster your craft, join to their anticipating online songwriting workshop with Ebe Dancel and The Itchyworms‘ Jazz Nicolas! What’s more, you can totally master recording through their Home Recording Workshop with music producer Marlon Barnuevo. Plus, join also to the ‘History of Pop OPM talk’ with Tina Dumlao and Ryan Cayabyab! Yes, the sessions are for FREE but don’t forget to register!
LMP definitely prepared an awesome event for you guys! To tell you, Christian Bautista will be performinng at the festival’s Grand Finale Concert on August 28. The singer expressed that he’s really hoping that the accessibility will play a huge factor for the festival’s success.
Moreover, the said virtual OPM fest is presented by Organisasyon ng Pilipinong Mang-aawit (OPM), National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA), PhilPop Music Foundation, and Philippine Educational Theater Association (PETA).
Overall, this latest edition of ‘Linggo ng Musikang Pilipino’ absolutely rocks the age of new normal as our music industry continually breathing despite of this situation, underpinned with hope and optimism. So, what are you waiting for? Register now on their site, guys!