Thank you so much to all who came and joined me at the Utom premier at SFIAF. The second concert is this June 9th at Brava Theater - Kularts Presents Florante Aguilar and the Utom Ensemble Get your discount tickets today, available til June 9th.
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Behind the scenes of Utom. The multi-talented Caroline Julia Cabading talks about music making and the "unique expression of the Filipino American tribe".
GET YOUR TICKETS NOW for ONLY $17.50 Use the discount code: UTOM30 Sale ends at 11:59PM on Thursday, May 30
UTOM (World Premiere) San Francisco International Arts Festival is this June 1st. Second show on June 9th at Brava Theater - Kularts Presents Florante Aguilar and the Utom Ensemble
Big thanks to Eddie Wong and the folks at Eastwindezine.com
vimeo.com/339156336This video shows Florante Aguilar and the Utom Ensemble in rehearsal for their June 1 and June 9 concerts in San Francisco. Caroline Cabading comments on the joy… ... See MoreSee Less
Sage Baggott is a third-generation drummer raised in the Bay Area and Austin, Texas. With a father in the music business, his early musical education consisted of hanging out in nightclubs, ordering Shirley Temples on the band’s tab, and listening to a variety of musicians and musical styles, from Western Swing and country to Zydeco, R&B, Tex-Mex, jazz and straight up rock and roll. He studied music from an early age, focusing on drum set and latin percussion, and has performed with many different bands and artists, including Orquesta La Moderna Tradición, Conspiracy of Beards, Awesöme Orchestra Collective, Los Cenzontles, Los Lobos guitarist/singer David Hidalgo, Tex-Mex accordionist Santiago Jimenez, Cuban percussionists Jesus Diaz, Roberto Borrell and Carlos Caro, famed songwriter and Beach Boys collaborator Van Dyke Parks, Flamenco performers La Tania, Chus Alonso, Alex Conde, Carola Zertuche, Jesus Montoya, and Clara Rodriguez, as well as ongoing performances with Florante. He currently composes music for film, commercial projects and video games with his company Spiky Blimp.
On June 12, 1898, in my home town of Kawit Cavite, General Emilio Aguinaldo and his government defiantly declared independence from Spain. This balcony is literally half a mile away from the house I grew up in. I’d… https://t.co/TsVhPA3qH9