Sunday, September 29, 2013

Libera's Philippine Tour 2013 Info

There have been several articles written about Libera's upcoming tour of the Philippines. You can read a few of them here and here.  They tell us some of the song list for the concerts!

1. Bayan Ko - Filipinos are going to be very happy! :D
2. Orinoco Flow
3. Angels From On High
4. Sanctus
5. Carol of the Bells
6. Silent Night
7. Joy To the World
8. In Dulci Jubilo
9. Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

A percentage of the proceeds of the Manila concert will go to 3 causes -

1. Children's Hour - Libera made donations to them in 2011 also
2. The Baa Foundation for Disadvantaged Children
3. Victims of Typhoon Maring

The British Embassy in Manila is including Libera in its 5-month-long "This Is Great Britain" festival!

Libera's Cebu concert is part of the first year anniversary celebration of the canonization of the Visayan martyr St. Pedro Calungsod.

Sunday, September 8, 2013

Libera on TV Songs of Praise "The Big Sing"

Exciting news! Libera participated in the filming of 2 Songs of Praise specials at Royal Albert Hall tonight! The hosts were Bill Turnbull and Aled Jones. Some of the star performers were Susan Boyle, Hayley Westenra, Andrea Begley, Michael Ball, Russell Watson, Jonathan & Charlotte, and Friar Allessandro plus The Big Sing orchestra and an audience of 5,000 singing along!

One SOP special for UK's Top Ten Hymns will air on Sunday, October 27. It includes the songs "Abide With Me" and "How Great Thou Art."

The other special for UK's Top Ten Carols will air on Sunday, December 22. It includes the songs "O Little Town of Bethlehem" sung by Hayley Westenra and "O Holy Night."

Rehearsal pictures from fan John

We do know from these rehearsal pictures that Libera got to sing with Susan Boyle! Hope someone records these shows so we can all watch! 

Susan Boyle with Lucas, Kuba, Michael U-R & Anthony

Susan Boyle and Libera

Congratulations, Libera! :D