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

KalayaanSF Festival & Free Concert


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

Smithsonian Folklife Festival 2017: San Francisco Kulintang Legacy

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

9/29/16 – National Endowment of the Arts announcement of Danny’s passing

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.