Ambassadors and other foreign delegates, accompanied by Senator Cynthia Villar (center, in red), watch the performances during the 49th Bamboo Organ Festival gala concert at St. Joseph Shrine in Las Piñas City on Thursday (Feb. 22, 2024). The festival celebrates the 200th anniversary of the bamboo organ, the iconic symbol of Las Piñas cultural heritage and craftmanship and which was declared a National Cultural Treasure in 2003. (PNA photo by Avito Dalan)