UPCMu Departments

Strings and Chamber Music Department

The Strings and Chamber Music Department principally trains violinists, violists, cellists, bassists and guitarists, most of who will continue to become professional orchestra members in the country.

The department aims to continue hone the skills of gifted, competent, and innovative chamber musicians and string pedagogues in the Philippines and in the neighboring Asia and the Pacific regions . The exceptionally gifted are selected for intensive training as soloists.



Nathan Manimtim (Chair)

Eduardo Pasamba
Arturo Molina
Chona Noble

Lester Demetillo
Edna Marcil Martinez
Solaiman Jamisolamin
Jose Valdez