Kulintang Music in North America & Upcoming Events
KalayaanSF Festival at Union Square
*free concerts* by San Francisco Kulintang Project
Sunday, June 18, 2017
Union Square, 333 Post Street, San Francisco, California
12:45 pm to 1:15 pm, and again at 1:45 pm to 2:15 pm
50th Smithsonian Folklife Festival in Washington, D.C.
*free concerts* by San Francisco Kulintang Legacy
Thursday and Friday, July 6 and 7, 2017
National Mall, across from the National Museum of Natural History, Washington D.C.
Nearest Metro Station: Smithsonian
July 6 Concert — 11:45 am – 12:30 pm, — at the Story Circle
July 6 Workshop/demonstration — 3:30 pm – 4:15 pm — at the Story Circle
July 7 Concert — 11:45 am – 12:30 pm — at the air-conditioned Smithsonian Arts & Industries Building
July 7 Workshop/demonstration — 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm — at the Story Circle
Announcement: Legendary kulintang artist and teacher Danongan “Danny” Sibay Kalanduyan passed away September 28, 2016.
The following day, September 29, 2016, as required by tradition among the Maguindanaon people of the southern Philippines, services were held and he was interred at Five Pillars Farm Cemetery in Alameda county, California.
In 1995, Mr. Kalanduyan received the National Endowment of the Arts Heritage Fellowship award for his role in perpetuating the tradition of the kulintang art form. He will be missed as a teacher and a friend.
Cards/messages can be sent to:
Josefina “Pina” Kalanduyan
372 Susie Way, Apt 3
South San Francisco, CA 94080
10/4/16 – NBC announcement of Danny’s passing
Danongan “Danny” Kalanduyan receiving a 1995 National Endowment for the Arts National Heritage Fellowship Award from then-First Lady Hillary Clinton at the White House in Washington, D.C.