NCCA held K Drama OST Symphony with the Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra at the MET

City of Manila, Philippines-STAGED at the historic Metropolitan Theatre in this city is concert dedicated to Filipino Korean Drama Aficionados who re-live the original soundtracks of their favorite Korean television series. The original sound tracks has been performed by the Philippine Philharmonic orchestra coincided with the anniversary of the friendship between the Korean people and the Philippines.

Graced by non other than the South Korea Ambassador to the Philippines His Excellency Lee Sang Hwa and the staff from the Korean Embassy namely; Minister & Consul General Seung Man Sang and wife Yoon Jung Choi, Austria Ambassador Johann Brieger and Mme. Roswitha Brieger, Brunei Darrusalam First Secretary Ani Annuar, Martin Macalintal Cultural Attache of the Embassy of France, Department of Foreign Affairs Undersecretary Charles C Jose.

Also present are artist from Korea and world renown violinist with K-Pop star performing an original sound track of one of our beloved K-drama

Since the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) Chairperson Victorino Mapa Manalo is unable to attend the event, he was represented by the Deputy Executive Director for Operations Bernard Joseph Corpuz

While the Chairman of the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) Jaime Laya were not able to attend the concert, the President of the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) Ms. Kaye Tinga deliver her message

the Korean singer Gaho performed at the concert along with filipina singers Julie Anne San Jose and Zephanie Dimaranan were also present

The concert of the Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of Maestro Herminigildo Ranera features the original sound tracks of the korean dramas that filipino these days are fond of are sort of cherishing the long standing friendship between the korean people and the filipino for 75 years.