Cecile Licad

Cecile Buencamino Licad is a Filipina classical pianist. She was born in Manila.[1][2]


  • In 1981 Licad received the Leventritt Competition Gold Medal.
  • Her recording of Chopin's Piano Concerto No. 2 and Saint-Saëns' Piano Concerto No. 2, with André Previn conducting the London Philharmonic, was awarded the Grand Prix du Disque Frédéric Chopin in 1985, in the piano and orchestra works category by the Chopin Society (Warsaw, Poland).[3]



  1. University of the Philippines, U.P. Biographical Directory - Jesus Licad, p. 265, University of the Philippines, Quezon City, (1964)
  2. Marra PL. Lanot, Cecile Licad's "Sunday at the Park", Philstar.com, 14 May 2010.
  3. "Competition history". Grandprix.chopin.pl. Retrieved 25 October 2016.
  4. Marlboro Music Festival: 50th Anniversary Album, Amazon.com; retrieved 24 October 2016.
  5. Louis Moreau Gottschalk: Piano Music Archived 2012-07-18 at Archive.today, barrettvantage.com; accessed 24 October 2016.
  6. "Casals Encores", Amazon.com; retrieved 2 August 2011.
  7. "Hyperion Records". hyperion-records.co.uk. Retrieved 14 March 2016.
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