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OUR MISSION


FASO is an artistic group committed to the enrichment of Filipino culture through orchestral music by developing and promoting artists through programs and activities designed to educate and enrich the community.


OUR VISION


FASO’s vision is to be the premiere orchestra that will sustain artistic excellence in the community; and, to be the avenue of cultural growth especially the youth, and help in developing love and pride not only in music but in one’s identity.

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OUR GOALS


The goal for FASO is to cultivate the artistry of Filipino musicians and showcase the innate Filipino artistic talent. We want to help open artistic and cultural borders for these artists, so that through them we can educate and enrich the diverse communities in America and the world with our unique Filipino culture and rich artistic heritage.

  1. To foster growth in establishing and developing Filipino-American orchestra musicians,
  2. To advance and promote Filipino music,
  3. To serve and support the community, and
  4. To provide opportunities to the community to experience a positive atmosphere of Filipino culture.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS


President
Arlene Ferrolino
Music Educator

Vice-President
Luis Ramos, Ph.D.
Arranger-In-Residence, FASO

Treasurer
Titus Verzosa, CPA,
DeMera DeMera Cameron, LLP

Secretary
John S. Mina
Civic Leader

Directors
Charina V. Carrera
Community Advocate & Marketing Professional

Claire Espina
Edelberg & Espina, A Professional Law Corporation

Susan R Legaspi, CPA CFF CGMA ACFE
Zuehls, Legaspi & Company

Rocio Nuyda
Civic Leader and Chairman of FilAm ARTS

Ruben Nepales
Journalist, Philippine Daily Inquirer

Carmelita O’Neil, CPA
Civic Leader

Asuncion Ojeda, DMA
Music Educator, LAUSD

Edwin Raquel, MBA
Management Consultant and Actuary

Musical Director & Conductor
Robert Shroder

Musical Director & Conductor
David Benoit
Recording Artist and Orchestra Conductor

Roger Oriel
PublisherAsian Journal

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