Filipino choirs in Dubai

More than 15 groups in the city

There are more than 15 different Filipino choirs in Dubai. Dubai Vocal Ensemble formed seven years ago and now has around 30 members, with a wide repertoire that includes pop, jazz, world music and more. Next year, the choir hopes to tour Europe. Leader Joy Santos, a 32-year-old music teacher, says: ‘We are popular because we can sing different kinds of music, have great voices and love all music.’

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