Ray is a certified music lover. He was in a choir during his elementary and joined various singing competitions during high school. According to surveys, the Philippines is one of the countries where love and companionship are prominent. Filipinos are the type of people who would always look for songs that relate to their lives. They are obsessed with a certain romantic feeling, which occupies the whole entertainment and media industries in the Philippines. Most of the movies, series, and songs made in the Philippines are about love.
2. "Set You Free"
Plenty — omnipresence, singability, quotability — but what makes a Filipino love song remarkable amongst all other love songs is hugot. Bear with me. Hugot: to yank out, to pull from deep within. Before the word was appropriated to mean watery slam poetry and Twitter tautology, hugot was the core of the Filipino love song. Lack is its animating, fundamental constituent. The beloved object is far from you, and so you pull the feeling from within yourself with even greater force. Hugot, as a process and not yet the product, is violent. While not all hugot becomes a Filipino love song, all Filipino love songs are hugot. The most admirable quality of hugot is that it is essentially avowal upon avowal, and the most admirable quality of a Filipino love song is its core of hugot: guileless in the confessional, sans irony, sans armor.
The compositions are often a mixture of different Asian, Spanish , Latin American , American, and indigenous influences. Notable folk song composers include the National Artist for Music Lucio San Pedro , who composed the famous " Sa Ugoy ng Duyan " that recalls about the loving touch of mother to her child. Another composer, the National Artist for Music Antonino Buenaventura , is notable for notating folk songs and dances. Buenaventura composed the music for " Pandanggo sa Ilaw ". Kulintang refers to a racked gong chime instrument played in the southern islands of the Philippines, along with its varied accompanying ensembles.
I say, Follow your heart. I mean, I get where it comes from but it's so ridiculous. Distance is hard, being away from family is tough, but in a way having only "each other" made our marriage so strong. If it's true, it'll come out of the criticism looking better. I cooked every meal…… My husband went to work…being a god to his patients. Do you schedule time in to talk and see each other. We met on the day he was accepted into medical school, lived together for his rotations during 3rd and 4th years and were all set to move together for residency.