Is MATCH For You?
If you would like to accomplish at least one of the following, then MATCH is for you:
* Learn good singing techniques, proper breathing and stage performance
* Join a contest, choir or ensemble;
* Impress family and friends as a solo artist;
* Audition for a show or a play;
* Improve your voice and care for your voice properly;
* Simply improve overall musicianship and become well- versed in music terms, genre and harmonic theory.
Amado Cacho was one of 4 very talented locals who landed a spot in the cast of the newly-formed 2nd national touring company of Miss Saigon right after college. He performed with the Broadway mega-musical in packed venues in more than 50 cities in the United States and Canada for 6 years before returning to the islands. After a brief stint with Hawaii's award-winning group “The Krush”, he shared concert stages with notable Philippine artists such as Martin Nievera, Lani Misalucha, Zsa Zsa Padilla, Kuh Ledesma, and Nora Aunor. With 10 years of vocal coaching experience, he continues to share his passion for music whenever and wherever it is needed.
Angeli Callo is a recording artist who has performed internationally in Japan, Hong Kong and the Philippines; and locally in numerous prestigious events such as, The Miss Hawaii USA Pageant, Wowowee, The Ronald McDonald Gala and The Jim Brickman Concert. Her credits also include performances with multi-platinum Grammy Award winning vocalist Joe Puerta of Ambrosia, Grammy nominee John Ford Coley and American Idol finalist Jordan Segundo. Angeli has recorded 4 CDs, “Anjelina” and “Touch of an Angel”, “Kaigan no Onna” in Japan and “A Christmas Wish” in Hawaii. Angeli won the “Yamaha Musicmate Girl” Title and was a Champion of the TV Singing Contest “Tanghalan ng Kampeon”, which means “Showcase of Champions”, both in the Philippines.
Psalmist Li-Ann Iaea-Collazo acquired the love and skill of teaching music in a unique and passionate way, having played the piano for over 20 years. Discovering her voice since she was 5 years old, she has since won a Brown Bags to Stardom slot, emerged a grand champion of Hawaii Stars, and has collaborated with many notable local artists in the "Songs of Paradise Hawaii 2000" album. A worship leader since 1983 at her church, she has continued to share her love for people and the 'aina thru her inspirational collection of Hawaiian Music in "Na Mele O Pu'uwai", fulfilling a long-time dream! Li-Ann has over 10 years of vocal coaching experience, working with students from all walks of life who want to improve their confidence and discover their full potential.
Private lessons for a more intensive and personalized instruction. Designed to accommodate those with busy schedules and provides more flexibility.
Designed for children from ages 4 through 11. Learn and interact with other children in a fun environment. Child-friendly way of learning notes, terminologies and other music basics.
Workshop designed for ages 12 and above where you can learn and interact with others. Be a part of an ensemble or choir. Learn how to classify your voice, sing right and harmonize. A self-improvement class for the young and the young at heart.
For solo performers, choirs, and ensembles, we coach and teach the basics to be effective in your performance.
If you're thinking of auditioning to be a part of a play, this type of workshop would be beneficial to you. Learn some tips and basics that would equip you to prepared and leave a mark on your audition day.
Vision, Mission, & Objectives
To establish an education center where people of all ages, communities, and abilitie can discover, develop and nurture their creativity in music and the arts.
MATCH aims to inspire people of all ages, communities and abilities, discover their full potential and excel in their creativity in music and the arts as well as provide opportunities to our graduates to further their careers.
- Maintain a high standard of excellence and integrity;
- Provide an opportunity for people from all walks of life including the less fortunate to reach their full potential and use their gifts and talents to bless their communities;
- The center will collaborate with the community to help organizations and churches provide opportunities and enable our graduates to pursue their passions; and become part of the labor force and the business sector.