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Sapagka't Kami’y Tao Lamang

Publisher: Plaka Pilipino

Title Details
  • Sapagka't Kami’y Tao Lamang
  • [Place of publication not identified]Plaka Pilipino1973
  • 33 1/3 rpm
  • Danza
  • Contemporary
  • C major
Material Type
  • MU
  • Music
  • NCCA (LP-0304)
  • Philippine Love Songs, vol. 1
Time Period Of Content
  • Time period code - 1963
Main Entry
  • Personal name - Corrales, Pilita
  • Relator term - singer
Title Statement
  • Title - Sapagka't Kami’y Tao Lamang
  • Statement of responsibility, etc - Pilita Corrales
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (imprint)
  • Place of publication, distribution, etc - [Place of publication not identified]
  • Name of publisher, distributor, etc - Plaka Pilipino
  • Date of publication, distribution, etc - 1973
Physical Description
  • Other physical details - 33 1/3 rpm
General Note
  • General note - The song is a confession of someone who cannot help falling in love despite it being a sin. It also speaks of human foibles and failures. (From the CCP Encyclopedia of Philippine Art, v. 6, p. 271)
Immediate Source Of Acquisition Note
  • Source of acquisition - NCCA (LP-0304)
Local Note - Side/track Note
  • Side Note - A
  • Track Note - 6
  • Premiere performance - First performed by Ric Manrique Jr.
  • Movie scoring Note - Became the theme song and title of the 1963 movie by Virgo Productions, starring Eddie Rodriguez and Marlene Dauden. The melody was also used in the movie "Batas ng Langit," but sung with different lyrics by Ruben Tagalog.
Local Note - Composer
  • Composer note - Maiquez, Tony
  • Composer write up note - Antonio Maiquez received a degree in preparatory medicine before embarking on a multi-awarded career as a composer for the movies. His parents, both musicians, were his first music teachers. He became a pianist for Canadian Pacific Steamship Lines from 19
  • Composer place of birth - Manila
Local Note - Lyricist
  • Lyricist's name - Celerio, Levi
Index Termgenre/form
  • Genre/form data or focus term - Songs of Love and Courtship
Local Note - Form Name
  • Form Name - Danza
Local Note - Historical Period
  • Historical Period - Contemporary
Local Note - Mode Name
  • Mode Name - C major
Personal Name
  • Personal name - Celerio, Levi
  • Relator term - lyricist
  • Personal name - Maiquez, Tony
  • Relator term - composer
Uniform Title
  • Uniform title - Philippine Love Songs, vol. 1
Host Item Entry
  • Title - Philippine Love Songs, vol. 1

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