Erehwon Center for the Arts is proud to present Soul Sisters at Behn Cervantes, The Roofdeck, on Friday, March 31, 2023.
Enjoy this evening of ballads, jazz, and inspirational songs featuring the melodies and harmonies of seasoned performers Emlyn Olfindo- Santos and Jeanne Velasco Vicars. The show starts at 6 p.m. and tickets to the concert are at an affordable Php 300.00 per person.
Emlyn is a multi-awarded director, soprano, an actor in theater, television and film, as well as a composer who has a heart for helping people with their gift in music and voice. Voice coach Jeanne sings a variety of genres including ballads, jazz, inspirational songs and gospel music. She comes from a musical family of classical singers, choristers and choir conductors.
As a thespian and actor for theatre and television, Emyln is part of Repertory Philippines, the Dulaang UP, and the Cultural Center of the Philippines’ Tanghalang Pilipino 2011 production, “Banaag at Sikat.” She was part of the UP College of Music’s Centennial Pilipino Opera “Diwata ng Bayan.” For film, she was part of Asia Pacific Media Films’ “Ama, Anak”, a winner of the Gideon’s Flame Award for Best Film, among other high-profile film productions.
Emlyn has been awarded the 2010 Dangal ng Pilipinas for Music Excellence as singer and composer, the 2012 University of the Philippines Alumni Association Presidential Service Awardee, the 2013 Metro Manila Film Festival for “Pedro Calungsod: Batang Martir,” the 2014 Star Awards for Best Original Theme Song “Huwarang Kabataan” and the 2016 Grand Prize for the Nationwide Theme Song Writing Contest for the Metro Manila Film Festiva
Jeanne has been performing in concerts since she was a child. At the age of 9, Jeanne became part of the University of the Philippines Cherubims and Seraphims. As an on-call voice instructor at ABS-CBN Workshops and recording coach for ABS-CBN Talent Center, Jeanne was voice coach for the pre-launch of Pinoy Dream Academy’s Cebu Dorm in 2005, as well as voice coach for well-known stars, which include Sarah Geronimo, Jennylyn Mercado, Kathryn Bernardo, Jason Fernandez, Isabelle de Leon, Carmi Martin, Jonalyn Viray, and Richard Yap. For recording, Jeanne has coached Gary Valenciano, Piolo Pascual, John Lloyd Cruz, Bea Alonzo, Yeng Constantino, Billy Crawford (for rap), Nikki Gil, Karylle, Jericho Rosales, Vina Morales, Sam Milby, John Estrada, KC Concepcion, Maja Salvador, Jason Abalos, Kitchie Nadal, Dingding Avanzado, Kim Chu and Charice.
Erehwon Center for the Arts is located at #1 Don Francisco St., Villa Beatriz Subdivision, Old Balara, Quezon City.