Barbie Almalbis honors animal rights advocate on new single “An AsPin’s Song”

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Ahead of her highly anticipated full-length album to be released next year, Filipina singer-songwriter Barbie Almalbis has officially dropped a heartfelt tribute to her grandaunt Nita Hontiveros-Lichauco, or Tata, as she is fondly referred to. Entitled “ An AsPin’s Song ,” the track assumes the role of a beloved indigenous mixed-breed dog in the Philippines, which has nothing but utmost love and appreciation for the late animal rights supporter and activist. Having served The Philippine Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) for the entirety of her life, Tata was instrumental in empowering people for countless volunteer opportunities that involved rescue, protection and sheltering of strayed and abused animals. Barbie recalls, “Tata was a gifted musician and a champion for animals. She was the President of the Philippine Animal Welfare Society, which she reorganized in 1986, after having been one of its youngest volunteers in the ’50s. I had always wanted to write the song she requested, bu

Classical Nouveau: The New Faces of Classical Music







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Six of the most outstanding and refreshing
classical musicians and vocalists of today’s generation!


 
Debuts in selected retail stores June 17



Also available on
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Introducing:

ANDREAS OTTENSAMER
Be captured with the singular beauty of tone from his Viennese clarinet.
From opera to jazz, “Portraits” shows the endless musical variety
of the clarinet as much as its player.
[Andreas Ottensamer – Portraits EPK] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pm-Ak_uyXyw
[Andreas Ottensamer - Gershwin's Three Preludes No. 1 Live Performance] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cZFR6hr0khs

HAYLEY WESTENRA
Her captivating voice creates a soothing experience to fans of this young classical diva.
“Hushabye” features timeless tunes that reach beyond the realm of lullabies.  
[Hayley Westenra - Twinkle, Twinkle Album Clip] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xGGDfc9gerQ   
[Hayley Wesntenra - Sleep On Lyric Video] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GR1Xq3tB_B8

DAVID GARRETT
Be amazed as he shows through his violin how it is to combine
different musical worlds of classical, rock and pop like no other artist of our time.
“Music” illustrates David’s artistic sense beyond limits.
[David Garrett – Music EPK] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wn_Zp6Inlhw  
[David Garrett – Human Nature] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8o-QZhBERtA  
[David Garrett – Viva La Vida] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q7vU990EnwE

NICOLA BENEDETTI
A talented violinist, Nicola has captivated audiences and critics alike with her musicality and poise.
“The Silver Violin” includes some of the greatest contemporary film scores ever written.

[Nicola Benedetti – The Silver Violin EPK]  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W0Fc3WKHnuU
[Nicola Benedetti – Por Una Cabeza Music Video]  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mOY2NQdFHuc  
[Nicola Benedetti – Schindler’s List Live! at The BRIT Awards]  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9iLplzcCmxI   



MILOS
Miloš redefines the classical guitar as a contemporary instrument with a potentially limitless repertoire.
“Latino” features a selection of solo works and new arrangements for solo guitar and string orchestra,
such as the classic piece Libertango and the folk hit Quizás, Quizás, Quizás.
[MILOS - Libertango Music Video] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G_hFTw64jns
[MILOS – Quizás, Quizás, Quizás Music Video] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ULJy6yHadUg&list=PL486972E398696239


JULIA LEZHNEVA
This Russian soprano is praised for her astounding and flawless vocal techniques.
“Alleluia” is Julia’s Decca solo debut with a celebratory disc of motets from Vivaldi, Handel and Mozart
partnered by one of the world’s leading early music ensembles.
[Julia Lezhneva – Alleluia EPK] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6W5p6A9pfMM  
[Julia Lezhneva – Alleluia Music Video] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-PewvXeEv9w
[Julia Lezhneva – Live Performance] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tsneraStokY


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