Recent performances

It is a testament to his impulse to connect with people that Rosendo’s music continues to resonate with succeeding generations of artists and audiences. We are grateful for all who continue to revisit his work, and this page will feature performances as they are made available. We encourage anyone seeking to perform his music to notify us, as we may be available to assist in promotion or with other information.

Bangkawit (11/14/1984)

Joshua Buenaventura, 10 years old, on piano during the winners concert of the piano teachers guild of the philippines oct, 2008:

Stephen Rodriguez performing at NAC during the First yr Music Recital last Jan. 11, 2012:

Rachelle Anne Tuazon (uploaded Feb 17, 2015):

Aubrey Jimenez (uploaded Nov 25, 2016):

Bontok Ili, from Mountain City Suite for piano (1954)

April Dawnena Merced’s 2nd recital at the University of the Philippines College of Music (October 16, 2007):

Alexandra Miñoza–uploaded for World Piano Day Mar 16, 2016:

Horacio Nuguid, piano, taken from the live lecture-recital of Horacio Nuguid at Manila Pianos last August, 2023:

Inday Sa Balitaw (traditional folk song, arranged by RES,Jr.)

MADZ Alumni June 14, 2008, Philamlife Auditorium, UN Avenue, Manila:

Coro Basilica de Malolos during the Koro Filipino Launching Concert April 19, 2009 at the Philamlife Auditorium:

Tarlac State University Choir (uploaded Jun 11, 2010):

PsalmiDeo Chorale October 10, 2010, Concert Hall of the Singapore Conference Hall:

Concert of the Festival Chorus, March 7, 2012, 3:00pm at the Philippine Women’s University School of Music Audition Hall:

Ateneo de Davao University Carillon Glee Club 2013:


The ABS-CBN Philharmonic Orchestra, Prof. Renato B. Lucas, conductor from the concert “Bayan ng Musika, Alay ng NAMCYA” NAMCYA’s 45th Anniversary Concert, October 26, 2018:


Francheska Malabanan online graduation recital, Jul 31, 2020:

Melody in G for Clarinet

Rex Padillo, clarinet, Dingdong Fiel, piano taken from the recital PRIMUS GRADUS last August 20, 2023:

Sonata for Flute No. 1

Enrique Barcelo, flute and Pia Dino-Balasico, piano; Recorded live at the University of the Philippines-Diliman College of Music; Thursday Evening Concerts 1996-1997 Series presents Enrique D. Barcelo in an “All Filipino Contemporary Flute Music Recital” Abelardo Hall Auditorium, July 25, 1996.:

Sonata for Horn in F Major (7/30/1989)

Deiniel Sanchez, horn Jul 31, 2023:

Sonata no. 2 in G minor for Piano (10/31/1984)

Dr. Michelle Nicolasora, piano for A Treasury of Filipino Piano Music (CD) (uploaded Sept. 3, 2022):

Suyuan Sa Dagat (Romance by the Sea, music by RES Jr., lyrics by fellow Caviteño Teo S. Baylen) (1942)

Dr. Erik Santos Gong Pinoy 2 Recital, Directed by Fe Prudente with assistance by Kristina Benitez, on Nov 21, 2004, Britton Recital Hall, School of Music, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI:

Dr. Erik Santos at a meeting of the Japan America Society of Greater Cincinnati, May 25, 2022:

Tanging Dilag Balitaw (arr. Lester Demetillo)

U.P. Guitar Orchestra, International Book Day Guitar Concert, April 25, 2009 Instituto Cervantes de Manila:

Twelve Piano Pieces in the Twelve-Tone Technique (9/3/1956)

Rudolf Golez in partial fulfillment for the course Doctor in Philosophy, major in Piano Performance, Jun 7, 2021:

Variations for Flute from “Philippines My Philippines” (11/27/1993)

120th Anniversary Concert of Banda Matanda held at Gen. Trias town plaza on Feb. 9, 2008:

Music for the 96 Band

History of the 96 Band, includes RES Jr:

Borachita March, 75th Anniversary, Jan 6, 2010:

Fiesta Republika Malolos City – January 22, 2014 “Pasiklaban ng mga Banda”:

Serenata in Fiesta Republica Malolos 2015:

Ang Marikit by Rosendo Santos January 22, 2015: