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15th Toyota Classics to benefit Toyota-City of Santa Rosa-GK Village

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Text: / Photos: | posted October 18, 2012 10:21

Vienna Chamber Orchestra takes center stage for 2012 Toyota Classics

One of Europe's most celebrated ensembles, the Vienna Chamber Orchestra (Wiener Kammer Orchester) takes center stage for the 15th installment of the Toyota Classics. The one night only concert for a good cause will also feature Philippine music talents Audie Gemora and Joanna Ampil. Leading them during a one of a kind performance is conductor Joji Hattori, a world-renowned music director featuring Soichi Muraji, considered as one of the most prominent classical guitarists today. All ticket proceeds of the event go to the Toyota-City of Santa Rosa-GK Village Project.

The Toyota – City of Sta. Rosa – Gk Village Project is a collaboration of Toyota Motor Philippines Corporation (TMP), through its social and humanitarian arm, Toyota Motor Philippines Foundation, Inc. (TMPF), the City Government of Santa Rosa, Laguna; and Gawad Kalinga (GK) Community Development Foundation.

"Toyota is committed to increasing the exposure of arts and culture to the Filipino. This is why we are back with the 15th installment of the Toyota Classics. During this concert, witness world class talents the Vienna Chamber Orchestra, Audie Gemora, Joanna Ampil, conductor Joji Hattori with classical guitarist Soichi Muraji. I would like to invite everyone to join us as we celebrate culture and the arts while playing for a cause," said Mr. Michinobu Sugata, President, Toyota Motor Philippines Corporation.

For this project, Toyota in cooperation with the city of Sta. Rosa continues to spearhead theconstruction of an envisioned 158 socialized housing units. This caters to deserving beneficiaries from Barangays Pulong Sta. Cruz and Malitlit of the City of Santa Rosa. Toyota, more than being a leader in the automotive industry, also leads the way in contributing to society through its various Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programs. This project is Toyota’s way of thanking the Filipino people for the countless years of support as well as a way of giving back to the Philippine society.

The Toyota Classics goes on stage on November 13, 2012 (Wednesday) at Tanghalang Nicanor Abelardo (Main Theater), at the Cultural Center of the Philippines.  Tickets are available at Ticket World you may call them at 891 9999 or visit www.ticketworld.com.ph for more information.