A Life Shaped by Music: Andrea Ofilada Veneracion and the Philippine Madrigal Singers
Marjorie Evasco
Winner, National Book Award, Biography / Autobiography, 2001

A Life Shaped by Music is a story of National Artist for Music Andrea O. Veneracion and her lifework as founder and choirmaster of the Philippine Madrigal Singers. Poet Marjorie Evasco weaves the multi-colored strands of more than 37 years of the story, clarifying for those who admire Prof. Veneracion and the Philippine Madrigal Singers the intrinsic spirit, the magical rapport, the discipline, and the passion that animate every performance of the choir.

Makati City: Bookmark, 2001
ISBN: 971-569-413-6
343 pages