“Prayers…” Album Launch

8 04 2009


06 March 2009. Fr. Manoling V. Francisco, SJ launched 3 CD compilation of Jesuit songs in his mass at Mary The Queen Parish, Greenhills with some members of Himig Heswita, C5, BP & MTQ choir.


“Humayo’t Ihayag” tv mass shoot

3 02 2009


Chiesa-C5 & friends

Chiesa-C5 & friends



afternoon shooting

afternoon shooting

01 February 2009.  sdc10260Canto Cinco (C5), Musica Chiesa, & Blue Symphony had 2 TV mass tapings at San Jose Seminary chapel, Ateneo de Manila University for “Humayo’t Ihayag” TV mass on TV5.  Airing will be on February 15 & 22, 8-9am.


JMM Artists at the 29th Manila Bookfair

15 09 2008

14 September 2008. Musica Chiesa, Canto Cinco, Hangad and Bukaspalad performed at the 29th Manila International Book Fair at the SM Convention Center, Mall of Asia, Pasay City. The Bookfair began on the 12th and end on the 16th.


Musica Chiesa

Canto Cinco (C5)



Sapang Palay-Payatas Liturgical Music Workshop

21 04 2008


20 April 2008. The Jesuit Music Ministry with Musica Chiesa and Canto Cinco (C5) Music Ministry held the 3rd Installment of the Sapang Palay (Bulacan) and Payatas Liturgical Music Workshop for their various chapel and church choirs. The workshop was held at the Richie Fernando Covered Courts, Loyola House of Studies, Ateneo de Manila University, Quezon City. Fr. Jboy Gonzales SJ gave the talk.

Musica Chiesa and C5 Perform at Eastwood & PBB

7 04 2008

9 December 2007. Canto Cinco (C5) and Musica Chiesa perform at the main stage of Eastwood City. They sang traditional songs such as Villancico, A La Nanita Nana, Kumukutitap, Carol of the Bells and Diwa ng Pasko. Tuloy na Tuloy was their best performance, with Quincy Gonzales’ rendition of Paglamig ng Hangin.

16 -24 December 2007. They were, however, geared towards being seen on global television by becoming the choir and musicians for ABS CBN’s Pinoy Big Brother 2 Celebrity Edition. They performed at the Simbanggabi masses and the wedding of PBB winner, Ruben Gonzaga on December 29, 2007.

C5 and Musica Chiesa Hold Payatas Choir Training

2 10 2007

30 September 2007. Fun was at the Kantahan at Tugtugan the Richie Fernando Covered Courts, Loyola House of Studies, Ateneo de Manila University. The Jesuit Music Ministry’s Canto Cinco Chorale (C5) and Musica Chiesa held a choir training for the choirs of 13 chapels in Payatas. The choirs were organized by Sch. Francis Alvarez SJ and theologians. The program included a talk on Liturgical music and how to choose the songs, the proper way of singing, posture, etc. The repertoire done at the Workshop were advent and Christmas songs. The food was sponsored by JMM and Jollibee. More pictures here and here and here.

JMM Dinner with all artists

12 05 2007

10 May 2007. Thursday. The Jesuit Music Ministry hosted a dinner for all its artists who participated at the Diocesan Youth Assembly. The dinner brought together the UP Filipiniana Dance Group, Musica Chiesa, Canto Cinco (C5), BukasPalad, Hangad, and Mr. Raymond Sajor of Philippine Idol. Mrs. Madde Marante-Casas our Marketing Manager and Fr. Ari Dy SJ, Director of Jescom briefly joined us for dinner.