The National Music Competitions for Young Artists (NAMCYA) National Finals Week
coincides with the National Music Week celebrations on the last week of November.
To be held on November 21-26, 2017, the Cultural Center of the Philippines shall
welcome young artists, musicians, trainors, and teachers who have reached the finals level in a nationwide competition that started early this year.
Six ensembles presenting their region’s local traditions will also be presented in the Traditional Music Concert. With generous support from the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA), the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP), the Department of Education (DepEd) and the Commission on Higher Education (CHED), the week-long events will include competitions, outreach performances, and culminating and awarding concerts for solo instrument winners and group winners. Newly-Commissioned Works by Filipino composers will also be premiered during the Final Competitions.
The NAMCYA 2017 Finals Week Schedule is as follows:
Tuesday, November 21, 2017
2:00 PM Opening Ceremonies, CCP Little Theater
5:00 PM Senior Woodwinds, CCP Little Theater
5:00 PM Senior Piano, CCP Main Theater
Wednesday, November 22, 2017
5:00 PM Senior Voice, CCP Little Theater
5:00 PM Senior Strings, CCP Main Theater
Thursday, November 23, 2017
2:00 PM Children's Solo Rondalla Instrument, CCP Little Theater
5:00 PM Youth Rondalla Ensemble, CCP Main Theater
Friday, November 24, 2017
5:00 PM Children's Choir and Adult Choir, CCP Main Theater
6:00 PM Traditional Music Outreach Performance, Rizal Park Open Air Auditorium
Saturday, November 25, 2017
10:00 AM Traditional Music Concert, CCP Little Theater
5:00 PM Concert of Solo Instrument Winners, CCP Little Theater
Sunday, November 26, 2017
5:00 PM Concert of Group Winners and Closing Ceremonies, CCP Main Theater
Admission is free for all events! For inquiries, please call the NAMCYA Secretariat at
(02) 836-4928 / 836-4929 or visit http://www.namcya.com and their Social media accounts on
Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. #galingNAMCYA #NAMCYA2017
I can’t wait for the day that I will be watching my Amaria Niszha perform on competitions such as this! That is if singing is gonna be one of her interests. Let’s support our children and enhance their God-given talents!