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POPVIRTUOSITY on SPOTIFY

Reuben Laurente's POPVIRTUOSITY is available on SPOTIFY, ITUNES, DEEZER, and AMAZON.COM.  Reuben's HEARTBLENDS Album  is also downloadable via Spotify and Itunes.

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designed by Ian Wong

photography KIRK MARSH / U S A

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" Reuben has a gift not many of our most talented singers can claim to.  He has the ability to create nuances that imbue every song with personal meaning."                                                                                                    - Floy Quintos

                          Award Winning Playwright / Author /

                          Director/ Actor

" Whether in church, smoky lounge, or a concert hall, Reuben's brings you to "mountain highs", as he effortlessly soars and gently settles you down to a smooth landing.  Imaging storytelling in a musical perfection.  He is Reuben Laurente - A singer's singer. "

                             - Jim San Juan

                             Gospel Recording Artist

MAY

2018

" Reuben Laurente is one of the most compelling singers in the country today.  His artistry is truly world class "

                              - Franco Laurel

                              Award Winning Musical actor/

                             Recording Artist

" Reuben  Laurente gives his own stamp to any song that he performs, making it his own. "

                               - Yugel Losorata

                               Entertaiment Columnist

                               The Manila Bulletin

PRESS RELEASES

   MAY.      JUN.JUL.     AUG.

2018

REUBEN LAURENTE performs his music tribute show on board the Voyager, Ovations, and Quantum of the Seas of the Royal Caribbean International.

 FEB 2018

Reuben signs off from his featured singer contract on board the Jewel of the Seas.  He comes home with the anticipation of yet another opportunity to perform in Manila, aside from doing his headliner act "OVATIONS", which is a music tribute show on board various cruise lines.

NOV 2017

  JUL  2017

Reuben performs excerpts of his show "OVATIONS" on board the Jewel of the Seas.

Reuben performs "City of Dreams", and "West End To Broadway", on board the Jewel of the Seas. The ship sails the open seas with itineraries in the Mediterranean, Eastern and Western Caribbean islands. (seen in the picture are the Royal Caribbean International dancers with Reuben and Hollie Tkacik)

  MAY  

  2017

 JAN    2017

Reuben for the second year in a row is featured in another vocal collaboration with The CompanY via NOSTALGIA 2, their 27th album outing.  The song "My Cherie Amour" highlights Oj Mariano and Reuben in a duet.

Reuben comes home from his Mariner contract for vacation in Manila, aside from his much anticipated reunion with The CompanY, his former vocal group for a series of engagements in the Philippines.  Reuben is reunited with them after 11 years.

  JUL    2016

Reuben performs as  featured singer for the production shows "Gallery Of Dreams", and "Centerstage", on board the Mariner of the Seas (Royal Caribbean International), sailing in South East, and North Asia.

poster design: Roy Rolloda

 JUN    2016

Reuben recorded and performed "Kabutihan, Katapatan, Kailanman with Kate Urrutia for the 21st original Filipino gospel music festival - PAPURI! (Praise).

    DEC  

    2015 

The Philippines' premiere vocal  group - The CompanY,  records their 26th album entitled "NOSTALGIA".  Reuben, who was  a former member of the group collaborates with them in "Here and Now", a Jose Mari Chan classic. The album is released under Universal Records.

 SEP-DEC     2015

Reuben performs his headliner show "OVATIONS" on board The Legend,  Voyager, and Quantum of the Seas of the Royal Caribbean International fleet, and Sapphire of Princess Cruises. Reuben is represented by DON CASINO PRODUCTIONS (Miami, USA).

      SEP

     2015

Reuben performs along with the finest in Philippine recording and musical theater scenes, via composer Vincent De Jesus' Anthology show "DEMENTED, DELIGHTED, DERANGED, DE JESUS" at the Cultural Center of the Philippines.

      AUG

     2015

Reuben performs along with Isay Alvarez, May Bayot, and Giancarlo Magdangal in CINEMALAYA'S closing and awarding ceremonies at the Cultural Center of the Philippines

VIDI  FOLIO

special thanks to ROY ROLLODA AND HENRI SAZON for most of the video edits.

You're My Home

Available on Spotify and other online digital servers

Composer: Ms Odette Quesada

Arranger: Marlon Oliveros

Administered by : House Of Tunes

Youtube release: May 10, 2018

Christmas

'"LITTLE YESHUA"

Composers: Gary Rhodes, Claire Cloninger, & Curt Cloninger

A cover version originally from  the  Christmas Cantata "Everlasting Light".

"More Than Just A Merry Christmas"

Composer: Jungee Marcelo

Arranger: Arnold Buena

From the Album "More Than Just Renditions" (Musikatha Music Minitries)

"Grown-Up Christmas List"

Lyrics: Linda Thompson-Jenner

Music: David Foster

Featured Dance artist: Michael Battle

Live performance on board The Mariner of the Seas (Royal Caribbean International Cruises

"Payapang Daigdig" (Peaceful Earth)

Composer: Felipe De Leon

Live performance / Piano : Jed Balsamo

Love  Songs

"Mahalaga"

Composer:  Louie Ocampo

From the album "PopVirtuosity" (D'Concorde Records)

Arranger: Arnel De Pano

Composer: Leslie Gore & Michael Gore

" Out Here On My Own"

Arranger: Marc Santos

From the album "Heartblends" (MCA Universal)

" Wishing On The Same Star"

Diane Warren

Composer:

Arranger: Marc Santos

From the album "Heartblends" (MCA Universal)

" Love Of My Life"

A cover of  Queen's song from the album  "A NIGHT AT THE OPERA".

Featured Dance Artist: Domenico Ramelli

" Se "

A cover of the love theme from the movie "Cinema Paradiso".


 

Composers: Ennio Morricone and Andreas Morricone


 

Featured Dance Artists: Macel Dofitas and Richardson Yadao


 

Composer: Alvina Sy

" Nasasaktan"

Theme from Channel 7 TeleNovela "Makita Ka Lang Muli"

Arranger: Homer Flores

From the album "PopVirtuosity" (D'Concorde Records)

" Ibibigay Ko Sa 'Yo "

Composer: Markel Luna

Arranger / Guitar solo : Jed Roque

From the album "PopVirtuosity" (D'Concorde Records)

" I Could Never "

Composers:  Markel Luna and Soc Villanueva

Arranger: Soc Villanueva

From the album "PopVirtuosity" (D'Concorde)

Inspirational

" Salamat Muli "

Composers: Gerdie Francisco / Abdul Lagayan

 Arranger / Keyboard solo: Joel Navarro

From the album "Papuri! 16" (Shekina/Papuri!)

"All The Days Of My Life"

Composer: Soc Villanueva

Arranger: Henry Garcia

From the album "Reason for This" (Shekinah)

" LANGIT" (Heaven)

Composers: Ryan Cayabyab and N. Arnel De Pano

Arranger: Arnel De Pano

From the album  "Langit" (Emmanuel Music)

" Put Jesus First In Your Life " (cover version)

A cappella with SINAG

Composer: Richard Roberts

Vocal Arrangement: Arnel De Pano

From the album "PopVirtuosity" (D'Concorde)

" Kundiman Ng Langit "

Composer : Agot Espino

Piano : Jed Balsamo

Duets

" A Single Soul "

duet with Asia's Songbird, Regine Velasquez-Alcasid

Composers: Markel Luna and Reuben Laurente

Arranger: Paulo Zarate

From the album "PopVirtuosity" (D'Concorde Records)