Theme: "Huwag Na Magtago! Magparamdam Ka Na!"
Yesterday, Nescafe 3in1 Soundskool, the country's most anticipated inter-collegiate band competition have chosen the best 3 of the 15 Visayas-based college bands. The 3 bands will be automatically advance to the Finals stage of the stage where they will experience a once in a lifetime opportunity that includes head-to-toe make overs, one -on-one mentoring sessions with soe of the country's top bands, intensive music workshops and performances alongside their band idols on the Grand Finals Night on November 14 at the Ninoy Aquino Sports Stadium in Metro Manila.
The Top 3 Visayas bands who will proceed to the Nescafe 3in1 Soundskool Grand Finals Night and just got Php 25,000 in cash/band are the following:
- Sundae Special from Iloilo Doctors College, Iloilo City
- 3 hours & 10 from the University of Visayas, Cebu City
- Lady Suzette from AMA Computer College Tacloban Campus, Tacloban City
I was really happy of the result since one of my bets made it to the Top 3, which is the Lady Suzette. I wish every one all the luck!
Thirteen lucky bands from Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao will get the opportunity to participate in the NESCAFE 3in1 Soundskool 2009 Workshops in Boracay where they can listen to advices and insights of some of the local music industry's top artists and business executives about how to further improve their talent as a whole.
Nescafe Soundskool's Grand Prize Winner for 2009 will receive Php 250,000 in burning cash, Php 100,000 worth of band equipments for the school they represented, and an exclusive record contract with Sony Music Entertainment Philippines.
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Commision on Higher Education (CHED)
Sony Music Entertainment Philippines
Paseo de Bahamas
Boracay Mandarin Island Hotel
La Carmela de Boracay Resort Hotel
Parkmall, Mandaue City, Cebu