Home of the Musicians
Then there is Inocentes Vergara, one-time musical director of international singer Matt Monro in a concert held at the Cebu Coliseum, who arranged the renowned Pilita Corrales' song Kapantay ay Langit,
In a three-page memoir that came out in the Dalaguete Yearbook 2000 and written to the man he most respectfully addressed as the Maestro, the well-renowned priest and composer of liturgical music Msgr. Rudy Villanueva had this to say on Maestro Inuz:
"...The Maestro grew up in the small town of Dalaguete, where most homes had an instrument or two, and where lips were bruised from practicing. The young Inuz Vergara became a boy-wonder who could, if he felt like it, pick up any instrument and play it on the spot."