BandaKawayan Philippines

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In its inherent desire to propagate awareness for and interest in unique musical instruments and to share its musical styles with a wider audience, Banda Kawayan Pilipinas constantly seeks partners and collaborators based all over the Philippines and overseas. Prof. Siegfredo “Ka Fred” B. Calabig has always been a staunch advocate of sharing his own experience and expertise for the benefit of spreading the appreciation for bamboo instruments and highlighting the versatility and adaptability of such instruments in performing various musical genres. From the time he founded the group forty years ago, Ka Fred has meticulously handcrafted each and every piece himself, and to this day applies innovation and ingenuity to create new instruments. To this end, Banda Kawayan Pilipinas has forged partnerships and a network of collaborators, among them:

 – Far Eastern University (FEU) Bamboo Band

 – Don Bosco School Sta. Mesa, Manila

 – Mary Help of Christians School Mabalacat, Pampanga

 – Mary Help of Christians School Minglanilla, Cebu

 – Mary Help of Christians College Calamba, Laguna

 – Polytechnic University of the Philippines Calauan, Laguna

 – Polytechnic University of the Philippines Lopez, Quezon

 – Polytechnic University of the Philippines, Bataan

 – Neptali Gonzales High School, Mandaluyong City

 – Angel John Integrated Academy, Sta. Maria, Bulacan

 – Municipality of Surallah Tourism Arts & Culture Promotion Center, South Cotabato, Mindanao

 – Filipino Community Center (FILCOM Center), Waipahu, Hawaii, USA

 – Filipino Community, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada


Banda Kawayan Pilipinas offers the following services to interested parties:

 – Bamboo Instrument Production
 – Bamboo Instrument Tutorials / Training
 – Care and Maintenance of Bamboo Instruments
 – Full Length Concerts or Stage Productions
 – Fund Raising Performances
 – Recurring Engagements
 – Musical Arrangements and Original Compositions featuring Bamboo Instruments


For more information on how you can be a Banda Kawayan Pilipinas partner or if you are interested in acquiring instruments and setting up your own bamboo band, please Contact Us so we can discuss your specific requirements and arrangements.