The members of Bernie Pasamba String Ensemble consist of young and talented musicians of the former Manila Chamber Orchestra which was described by critics as an orchestra with a definite star quality.
A number of Bernie Pasamba string ensemble are NAMCYA (National Music Competiton for Young Artists) competition winners and have participated in music workshops in neighboring Asian countries like Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei, Hongkong, Indonesia, Japan, and thus have been invited to join the Asian Youth Orchestra.
They have performed exclusively here and abroad with foreign artists both classical and contemporary like tenor Luciano Pavarroti, violinist Christoph Poppen, guitarist Michael Conn, jazz artist David Benoit, pop singer Barry Manilow, Stevie Wonder, Burt Bacharach to name a few.
They have performed with various local artists like violinist Joseph Esmilla, pianists Cecille Licad, Nena del Rosario cellists Ramon Bolipata, Tenor Nolyn Cabahug, Soprano Rochelle Gerodias, composers, Ryan Cayabyab, Louie Ocampo, Jose Mari Chan, Danny Tan, Gerard Salonga, singers like Lea Salonga, Monique Wilson, Martin Nievera, Basil Valdez, Joey Albert, Kuh Ledesma, Sharon Cuneta and a lot more.
The group has a vast experience in serving VIP and elite weddings and receptions, several of which had Pres. Cory Aquino, Pres. Fidel Ramos, Pres. Jo seph Estrada, Pres. Gloria Arroyo as one of the principal sponsors. The group has also been invited to various parts of the country like Cebu, Bacolod, Iloilo, Davao, Boracay and Palawan to cater wedding musical services to said places.
The group’s performance will definitely add a touch of classic finesse to your every special event.