Sta. Barbara, Bayambang singers win


LINGAYEN — Singers from Sta. Barbara and Bayambang  made their mark in homegrown musical competitions after winning the Takayan na Dayew ed Balon Panaon titles.

Prince Chad Poserio, 11 years old, bested nine other contestants in the Ugugaw category championship with his version of the song  “She’s Gone” while 22 year-old Laarni Rose Cayabyab of Bayambang, won the Babalulaki tan Mamarikit category with her rendition of “Ikaw Lang Ang Mamahalin”.

Runner-up in Ugugaw was Yvanie Jeuosh Bayaban of Asingan who sang “Sayang na Sayang”, while Areilamie Apalis of Dagupan City who sang “Never Enough” was runner-up in Balulaki tan Mamarikit.

The other finalists in the Pista’y Dayat‘s 2019 edition of Takayan na Dayew gathered 20 finalists during the face-off held at the Sison Auditorium on April 29: (Ugugaw )- Richard Loel Padonia (Binmaley), Ruevelyn Dulay (Dagupan City), Clara Isabel Santos (Calasiao), Dylan Garingo (Calasiao), Diovalyn Monderin (Bayambang), Avril Anika Damasco (Asingan), Yvanie Jeuosh Bayaban (Asingan), Princess Shane Martin (Laoac), and Judy Ciary Benitez (Villasis); (Babalulaki tan Mamarikit) – Lucilla Pabunan (Villasis), Alexandra May Tamayo (Sta. Barbara), May Irish Paladan (Aguilar), Sylvester Clyde Benabese (Lingayen), Chelsea Macam (Lingayen), Areilamie Apalis (Dagupan City), Kaye Ann Soriano (Lingayen), Julie Gabriel Torres (Manaoag), and Tammy Marie Fernandez (Calasiao).

Provincial Librarian Ma. Cynthia Encarnita Vila (event chairperson), said  the Takayan na Dayew, which was featured as part of Pista’y Dayat celebration from 2008 to 2014, has produced notable Pangasinense singers who won in national singing contests in the country. (PIO/MGNO) 

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