Hot off the editing machine is this slideshow honoring the 1977 International Hotel Anti-Eviction Struggle that features new song selections, including in order of appearance: a traditional kulintang song, "Kasulampid", our first Kul Jazz tune, "The Birth of Kul", and…Read more
Welcome to Kul Jazz
The Autonomous Region performs both classic standards and modern arrangements of jazz favorites. Led by vocalist Caroline Cabading, this tradition-rooted ensemble also presents original compositions that fuse jazz with kulintang, a pre-colonial music of the Philippines.
Autonomous will be featuring Kul-Jazz and Standard Jazz sets at the I-Hotel Centetr's Club Mandalay.
Starting at 7pm we will discuss and sample our San Francisco Arts Commission and California Arts Council project, "Manilatown Suite". At 8pm we will begin a set of Jazz favorites.
Holding it down as usual with vocalist Caroline Cabading will be Raymond Bambao on Bass, Chris Planas on guitar, Harold Ohashi on Drums and guest musicians Jibril Alvarez on piano, and Frank Holder, Daniel Giray, Manny Dragon and Patrick Tamayo on percussion.