BandaKawayan Philippines

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Our Vision

Banda Kawayan Pilipinas envisions itself as a world-class performing arts ensemble that bridges cultures, celebrates Filipino artistry and hones young talents through music.

Our Mission

To showcase Filipino ingenuity and creativity through a variety of musical styles excellently rendered to a broad range of audiences, while providing opportunities for young performers to grow personally, professionally and artistically.

Our Core Values

P - rofessionalism & Discipline

In everything we do, we conduct ourselves in a trustworthy, responsible and highly competent manner, while we instill the virtues of self-control, diligence and perseverance in order to reach our goals and objectives

A - rtistic Passion

We take pride in highlighting Philippine culture, artistry and ingenuity while exuding energy and enthusiasm in all our performances.

In the same vein, we continue to discover, appreciate and interpret various musical styles and genres to enhance our repertoire and share them with a wider audience.

L - ifelong Camaraderie

Spending time together forges lifelong friendships, and a strong sense of solidarity, inclusiveness and collaborative spirit prevails within the group’s current members and alumni.

A – bsolute Commitment to Excellence

We commit ourselves to meeting or going beyond the expectations of our stakeholders, as we constantly seek ways of improving our performance standards combined with a winning, can do attitude in all our endeavors.

Y – outhful Dynamism

In a rapidly changing world, we strive for sustainability by leveraging on the vigorous and innovative spirit of our young talents, as we dedicate ourselves to honing their skills and expertise in pursuing and adapting new and creative ideas.


– Palay (unharvested rice grain) is our founder’s favorite metaphor for humility, modesty and gratitude.
“Kapag hitik na sa bunga, ang palay ay lalo pang yumuyuko”.
– We pay homage to our modest beginnings as we strive to improve ourselves and the group.
– We acknowledge the applause and accolades that we receive with a heartfelt bow.