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Lance So - first Filipino alto in Vienna Boys Choir

At 12 years old, Lance Castro So has already been to 11 countries and sang for the likes of Emperor Akihito of Japan and shared the stage with musician John Legend.

This isn't surprising considering that, when he was 10, he independently decided to leave his family and live in a boarding school in Austria so he could part of the Vienna Boys Choir.

He is the first-ever Filipino to become a member of VBC.

Read more ➤ With the voice of an angel, Lance So is first Filipino in Vienna Boys Choir

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