Gilopez Kabayao is a talented violinist who came from a very musically inclined family. At three, he started improvising short piano pieces in minuet style and at six he was under his father’s tutelage, learning violin, and his mother, learning piano lessons. He also studied in New York and in Vienna. In 1978, he was the musical director of the Manila Symphony Orchestra. He has performed in several countries including Belgium, Hong Kong, Japan, New Zealand, Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore.