SAMAL, Bataan – At this time when young and old alike are exposed to high-tech gadgets such as cellphones, tablets, Ipad, Ipod where they can practically do almost everything they want from communicating, playing games and even listening to music, a group of parents, teachers and music enthusiasts formed the Samal Strings Ensemble (SSE).
The SSE is a group of talented aspiring young musicians specializing in violin and guitar. Spearheaded by the Samal North Elementary School (SNES), students from various schools and institutions within Samal are the participants.
The first of its kind in the Region, the group aims to enhance potential talents through music for self-development and influence the society positively, likewise contribute to a balanced well-being of the nation.
On Thursday, October 23, the SSE holds its First Anniversary Concert at the Casa Generosa in Samal at 2 in the afternoon. The blessing of the instruments of the new members and oath taking of the elected officers will also be held on the said date.
Organized by Mrs. Nimfa Maria S. Calpo, the following are the people behind this laudable undertaking:
President: Mrs. Eunice L. Apostol
Vice President: Mr. Gumersindo T. Rubiano, Jr.
Secretary: Mrs. Romelia D. De Leon
Treasurer: Mrs. Stella Marie A. Dela Cruz
Auditor: Mrs. Leonora DC. Miralles
P.R.O.: Mrs. Charolyn A. Talastas
Mrs. Agnes M. Adraneda
Trainor: Mr. NB Psalm D. Navalta
Adviser: Mrs. Marites V. Mercado
Consultant Mrs. Norma Sietereales