WCOPA 2019: Friday, July 12 - Sunday, July 21
Westin Long Beach Hotel and the Long Beach Performing Arts Center
WCOPA NATIONAL DIRECTOR - Anton R. Tajanlangit
Team Canada WCOPA. Enter to win the World Championships of Performing Arts. Acting, Singing, Modelling, Variety Arts, Musician and Performing Arts Contest in Hollywood, USA.
Anton R. Tajanlangit founded and was the booker, manager, and bandleader of The Aquatones, a group of fine musicians and singers whose music he arranged.
For twenty years performed with The Aquatones in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Qatar, Oman and Pakistan for private functions and public concerts. He also performed as a piano soloist for 5-star hotels and numerous other private and public events.
He has produced his own albums of instrumental compositions and piano and voice overs, using his excellent knowledge of Digital Audio Workstations like Logic Pro X for sound engineering and mixing; here, he was able to apply his piano, vocal, and compositional skills. Although he plays proficiently by ear, he has transcribed many of his works into sheet music with MakeMusic Finale.
He became an accredited piano teacher for the Trinity College of Music in London, England for ten years, taking many of his students to Distinction Marks in their bi-annual examinations.
His pop voice students have earned international accolades, three of whom bagged championship trophies in various talent competitions, namely the TFC Pop Star Search (Middle East) in 2004, the World Championships of Performing Arts in 2009 and the Talentadong Pinoy Worldwide in 2013.
From 2007-2010, he was Regional Director of WCOPA for the Middle East.