Felipe Padilla de Leon

Hearts and Clay group

Who is Felipe Padilla de Leon?  Composer. scholar and nationalist  Famous for nationalistic ideals for Filipino music  Also famous for translating the Philippine National Anthem from Spanish to Tagalog . conductor.

1912 Birth Place: Peñaranda. Tagumpay.Felipe Padilla de Leon Basics ‡ ‡ ‡ ‡ ‡ Birthdate: May 1. Marilag. . Nueva Ecija Father: Juan de Leon Mother: Natalia Padilla Children: Bayani. Luningning. and Felipe Jr.

Scholastica¶s College. Cosmopolitan College. CEU. Laperal Music Academy ‡ School Director: La Union College of Manila ‡ Dean: Institute of Music (Araneta University) .Educational Background ‡ Elementary & High School: Nueva Ecija High School ‡ College: UP Conservatory of Music & Julliard School of Music. New York ‡ Professor: St.

As Composer  Known for Filipinizing western music forms  Some compositions are the following: ‡ Mariang Makiling Overture (1939) ‡ Roca Encantada (1950) ‡ Maynila Overture (1976) ‡ Noli Me Tangere ± Opera (1957) ‡ El Filibusterismo ± Opera (1970) ‡ Ako¶y Pilipino ‡ Ama Namin .

‡ Chairman of the Kilusang Kayumanggi sa Ikasusulong ng Kultura (Brown Movement for Cultural Advancement) and ‡ Musical Director of Kasarinlan Philippine Music Ensemble. National Research Council of the Philippines. .Affiliates ‡ Chairman of the NCCA¶s Committee on Intangible Heritage and Vice-President of the International Music Council (UNESCO) ‡ Chairman of the Division of Humanities.

Affiliates (cont¶d) ‡ President of Filipino Society of Composers. Authors and Publishers (FILSCAP) and Pambansang Samahan ng mga Bandas ng Pilipinas (PASAMBAP) ‡ A Columnist of the Manila Times .

‡ Made him become distinct in his music .As Nationalist ‡ His daily struggle for living sensitized him to the heart of the Filipino folk. and provided him with a singular opportunity for observing and appreciating the intimate rituals of folk life. particularly in his tradition-rich hometown of Peñaranda.

1971 ‡ Patnubay ng Sining at Kalinangan Award from Lungsod Maynila. 1961 ‡ Rizal Pro Patria Award. 1949 from Manila Music Lovers Society ‡ Musician of the Year. 1971 . 1961 ‡ Republic Cultural Heritage Award.Achievements ‡ Composer of the Year. 1958 from UP Co servatory of Music ‡ Presidential Medal of Merit.

1975 mula sa Cultural Center of the Philippines and Philippine Government Cultural Association ‡ Doctor of philosophy in the humanities.Achievements (cont¶d) ‡ First Cultural Achievement Award. 1997 . 1991 mula sa UP ‡ Pambansang Alagad ng Sining.

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