VVS Collective celebrates women from the countryside with pop-rap crossover “Probinsyana”

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  Promising hip-hop quartet VVS Collective pays tribute to the women of the countryside whose distinct looks, effortless grace, and captivating intelligence redefine conventional standards of beauty. On their lilting anthem “ Probinsyana ,” the rap crew delivers a romantic serenade for every ‘country’ lass who took their breath away in recent years. “ Probinsyana is a feel-good track which many Filipinos can relate to,” the group describes the appeal of their latest single. “It’s about searching and pursuing that dream girl who lives in the suburbs or the province. It expounds on the qualities of a province girl who’s simple yet has everything you’re looking for in a girl. With the thousands of islands that the Philippines has, the track will surely transcend to all Probinsyanas all over the country.” What makes it extra special is their attempt to take a stand against urbanite snobbery and Manila-centrism in a song that celebrates women of all kinds, regardless of their geogra

Classical Nouveau: The New Faces of Classical Music







proudly presents



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
iTunes.com 


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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“YES, I listen to Classical Music. NO, I am not old.”
― Anonymous




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