Join us for a special songwriting workshop on Saturday, December 14from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. with prolific songwriter Jimmy Borja at the Incarnation Community Center‘s San Miguel Arcangel Boardroom in Glendale, California. Songwriting workshop participants will have the opportunity to showcase their compositions at the Music Education & Outreach Recital on Saturday, May 16, which culminates the 2019-2020 FASO Music Education & Outreach Program year.
You can find an enrollment form hereor at the bottom of this page.
Join seasoned clinicians Jimmy Borja and Dodjie Simon for a special two-day songwriting workshop on August 18 and 19 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Glendale Adventist Academy! Check out our songwriting workshop syllabus here! Songwriting workshop participants will have the opportunity to perform their compositions at the Music Education & Outreach Recital in spring 2019, which culminates the 2018-2019 FASO Music Education & Outreach Program year. Lunch from Porta Via Italian Foods and In-N-Out is provided.
Registration is $50 for students grades 6 to 12, $100 for college students and $150 for adults. If admission’s a bit steep, no worries! Direct all inquiries, including scholarship questions, to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our esteemed clinicians’ bios are below. You can find an enrollment form hereor at the bottom of this page.
DodjieSimon is an award-winning and prolific OPM songwriter. He composed “Ikaw Lamang,” popularized by Zsa Zsa Padilla. He won Grand Prize at the 1999 Metropop Music Festival with his song “Can’t Stop Loving You,” interpreted by Lani Misalucha. His other awards include the Grand Prize at the Asia Song Festival with “You Lift Me Up,” interpreted by Jaya, and second place at the Manila International Song Festival with “One More Time,” also interpreted by Lani Misalucha. Dodjie was former president of KATHA, an organization of Filipino composers, and Vice-President of the Filipino Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (FILSCAP) from 1995 to 2000.
This artist spotlight was originally published on Aug. 11, 2018. We’re sharing it again to get ya’ll excited about a full orchestra performing Jimmy Borja’s holiday hit “Sana Ngayong Pasko!” Watch it at our holiday concert on Dec. 7, at 6 p.m.! Read more