Choreo Nite is undoubtedly one of the most awaited events in Saarang. With tickets for this night getting sold out days in advance, this number one crowd puller gives different dance groups an excellent platform to showcase their talent. Exciting and energising to the core, this event gives every aspiring dance troupe the chance to perform in front of an 8000-strong audience- easily the biggest audience on the college circuit. Year after year the competition has been increasing and amazing dance performances have become a hallmark of this event. Come and be a part of this larger than life experience
Padma Vibhushan Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia, born on 1st July 1938, is internationally renowned as one of the greatest ''Bansuri'' players. He is a musician who has revolutionized the flute idiom and given it new classical dimensions. He has been the recipient of our country's highest honours and has won accolades for his performances and interacted with western musicians all over the world. He is recipient of Sangeet Natak Academy (1984), Konark Samman (1992), Padma Bhushan (1992), Yash Bharti Samman (1994) & Padma Vibhushan (2000). Born on 9th March 1958, Padma Bhushan Ustad Zakir Hussain has been performing since the age of 12 with his renowned father Ustad Alla Rakha. A classical tabla virtuoso of the highest order, his consistently brilliant and exciting performances have been appreciated all over the world. He is considered to be a chief architect of the contemporary world music movement and has has compose and recorded with most of the top international music makers. He has received numerous awards and titles like the Padma Shri in 1988, and the Padma Bhushan in 2002. In 1992, his album, 'Planet Drum' was awarded the first-ever Grammy for Best World Music Album.
Sonu Niigaam needs no introduction. A playback singer with a global reputation, his songs have been the life and soul of countless Indian movies. Not only has he released numerous Indi-pop albums, but even has donned some filmy roles to boast of. With a dizzying pile of awards, expectations at Saarang will run high. Who can forget his ever-popular rendition of Kal Ho Na Ho? For sheer versatility and emotional range, his voice resounds unparalleled. Besides Hindi and Kannada, his line-up includes songs in Bengali, Oriya, Punjabi,Tamil, Telugu, English, Bhojpuri, Urdu, Nepali and Marathi. Look forward to some multi-lingual tricks at the OAT during Saarang 2009! Over the years, Sonu has given concert performances in over two dozen major countries. A year ago, he became the first Indian singer to perform in Germany. Fans of Mohammad Rafi will be keeping fingers crossed for samples of his July 2008 UK tour, where he sang Rafi`s most famous songs at the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.
Padma Vibhushan Pandit Hariprasad ChaurasiaBorn on 1st July 1938, known internationally as one of the greatest ''Bansuri'' players, Pt. Hariprasad Chaurasia's accession to stardom in Indian classical music has been of a man obsessed. He is a musician who has revolutionized the flute idiom and given it new classical dimensions. With a musical lineage like that, Hariprasad Chaurasia's technical wizardry has partnered with an exuberant inner romanticism to mould the flute in the image of his favourite God, Lord Krishna. Recipient of our country's highest honors, Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia has won accolades for his performances and interacted with western musicians all over the world. He is recipient of Sangeet Natak Academy (1984), Konark Samman (1992), Padma Bhushan (1992), Yash Bharti Samman (1994) & Padma Vibhushan (2000) Padma Bhushan Ustad Zakir HussainBorn on 9th March 1958, Ustad Zakir Hussain is today appreciated both in the field of percussion and in the music world at large as an international phenomenon. A classical tabla virtuoso of the highest order, his consistently brilliant and exciting performances have established him as a national treasure. Widely considered a chief architect of the contemporary world music movement, Ustad Zakir Hussain started performing at the age of 12 with his renowned father Ustad Alla Rakha. He currently has around 150 concert dates a year & has compose and recorded with most of the top international music makers. He has received numerous awards and titles like the Padma Shri, in 1988, and Padma Bhushan, in 2002. In 1992, his album, 'Planet Drum' was awarded the first-ever Grammy for Best World Music Album.
A Swedish heavy metal band founded in Stockholm, Opeth dates back to 1990. After several personnel changes, singer, guitarist, and songwriter Mikael kerfeldt is Opeth`s mainstay from almost the beginning. Rooted in Scandinavian death metal, this progressive band counts folk, blues rock and jazz among its influences. Their songs are usually lengthy, featuring acoustic guitar interludes and strong dynamic shifts. Vocals vary pleasingly from growling to clean. Not having toured much during their first four albums, Opeth`s first world tour came on the heels of Blackwater Park (2001). With 9 studio albums, 2 live albums, 2 box sets, and 2 DVDs to their credit, Opeth has never before visited India. They will be showcasing the best of their dazzling array at the Saarang Golden Edition. Opeth`s ninth studio album, Watershed, was released on June 3, 2008 and entered the Billboard 200 at number 23. They are fast movers from their first real hit on the charts in America with the 2003 release of Damnation (album seven). NOTE: Opening Acts by Demonic Ressurection and Mother Jane. Official Opeth Merchandise including, autographed T-shirts, will be sold at the venue.
The Rotary Club of Hiranandani Estate presents Jagjit Singh Live in aid for the district thrust area Mid Day Meal scheme provided by ISKCON. A famous ghazal singer, Jagjit Singh is known to sing in many languages including Nepali and Bengali. He has also sung for various Bollywood movies, including Arth, Premgeet and Saath Saath. He was awarded the Padma Bhushan Award in 2003.
Lineup for 31st Jan - Matt Littlewood Quartet, Dhruv Ghanekar & Carl Clements, Barbara Jungfer & Holger Jetter, Marilena Paradisi, Margie Perez. Lineup for 1st Feb - Wanny Angerer, Masala Dosa, Louie Banks, Cyrill Barbassol Band.
The fourth edition of the Johnnie Walker One Tree Music festival, is on the cards for the 7th and 8th of February. The festival returns this year with a double header featuring on day one (7th Feb) in blues heaven, the renowned blues man Bernard Allison and day two the Latin Maestros Chico & the Gypsies.
"AMAZING PHENOMENAL MUSIC & SCREAMINGLY FUNNY STAGE SHOW."
A family-friendly show claiming to be "unbubblievable" and guaranteeing show-goers will be "bubble-azed", children and parents alike will delight to the playful, wholesome simplicity of the performance. Utilizing various apperati including tubes, wands and even his own hands, the performer blows and builds unique bubbly designs. Employing minimal stage decor, performer lets the bubbles speak (or act) for themselves. As the show progresses, the "tricks" grow more elaborate and more impressive.
Mount Opera information as following
1.Amusement rides (go-karting, striking cars,tele-combat etc...)
2.water world ( wave pool, rain dance, boating,miami beach,....)
6.Night Street (like a pub, disco) -- absolutely free
7.Open Air theater.
Band Of Boys are essentially singers, they have been trained in all aspects of stagecraft culminating in their stage shows being something to watch out for - the boys sing, dance & act, and their shows are modeled on Broadway performances abroad. While Hindi music (Indipop and film music) is their forte, they also sing English numbers.
Hemangini Jhaveri, a name which crossed the time-tested borders and boundaries that outline the profile of any Singer in the World of Music.
"Aawaaz ek, Andaaz anek" is a power pack of traditions and trends. Constant change over of Esthetic costumes with powerful performance of Hemangini , colorful lights, highly experienced team of musicians, creative audio-visual presentations and unmatched choreography; add new dynamics of magic to this show.
"Aawaaz ek, Andaaz anek" is not just the stage-show to exhibit her artistic sensibilities but her vivacious singing talents are to unravel enigmatic undercurrents and socio-art elements of the music industry. This passionate revival is Hemangini`s salute and tribute to all the iconic artists and singers who are our Indian Pride.
The evening will witness the coming together of 2 Maestros - Pandit Shivkumar Sharma( santoor) and Pandit Hari Prasad Chaurasia (flute)
They are coming together for the Mumbai audiences after a span of 2 years.
Apart from being well known in their respective category, they were very popular as a duo called " SHIVHARI"
Their first composition was a non-film album "Call of the Valley" (1967), post which they did a couple of non -film albums.
They got noticed for their music compositions of films including "Silsila", Chandni, Darr, Parampara and Lamhe.
This evening will see them performing light melodies- including film, folk, classical.
The show format includes a tete a tete with them by the compere who will inquire from them on stage interesting facts about their teaming.the people they worked with including Yash Chopra, Lata Mangeshkar ..among others.
Organised by Centre for Research and Promotion of Indian Music (CRPIM), Ghazal maestro Jagjit Singh performs for a fund-raising program. CRPIM is involved with promotion of Indian Classical Music in India and abroad. This organisation is also involved with promotion of upcoming Indian classical musicians by providing suitable platform and promote them by releasing their CD. Jagjit Singh needs no introduction as Jagjit Singh is King of ghazals and the most popular name amoungst all age group of audience.
Celebrate Holi with color, music, and a great party, featuring 20 artists, including Tatva Kundalini, DJ WhoSane, Nishant TechnoBoy, and Medusa. Tickets to Elektro Holi Festival also entitles the holder for an after party at RAW Disc.
Kardinal Offishall is conscious of the state of the game, and his particular place in it. The son of Jamaican immigrants, Kardinal grew up in the West Indian waypoint of Toronto. His hometown, which he credits for reflecting "the cultural mosaic philosophy instead of the melting pot," seeps into his music: broad-reaching, deep-running. Having outgrown the trappings of Canadian hip-hop, Kardinal is maturing into a more prominent role: North Americas next musical superstar. Catch Kardinal Offishall LIVE at Hardrock in Pune and Mumbai.
The Rotary Club of Bombay Central (RCBC) has put together a Fusion Concert called The Asia Electric Concert, featuring jazz artist Louis Banks, percussionist Sivamani and noted sitar virtuoso Niladri Kumar. The concert in aid of RCBC`s many charity endeavors, including activities for underpriveleged children and tribals. RCBC is one of the premier and prestigious clubs of District 3140 today, with more than 130 members. Well known for social and charity work in the Rotary Circles, RCBC works in the city of Mumbai as well as the rural villages and has been focussed on enhancing and supporting children education programmes, by developing computer labs, medical aid like eye camps, mid day meals, etc. RCBC has also tied up with Life of Light Foundation and Friends of Tribal Society.
Concert in Mumbai lineup- Farhan, Ehsaan & Loy (Mumbai), Lez Zeppelin (New York), and M.A.S.S Ensemble (Los Angeles).
Universally acknowledged as the founding architect of new age music, Kitaro`s various sound collaborations and resonant, multi-textured compositions truly defy the constraints of any genre. The Grammy and Golden Globe-winning Kitaro has garnered global acclaim over a more than three decade long career with a signature sound and a pioneering fusion of cultures, techniques and spheres of consciousness that are truly his own.
Gharana represents an opportunity for music lovers of the city to connect with the richly resonant art of Hindustani music. The festival was first held in 2006 and continues to showcase the wonders of the Drupad tradition. This year the performing artists include 1) Irshad Khan - He is considered among the world`s best Sitar players and the leading Surbahar (Bass Sitar) player of his generation and among the finest instrumentalists of the world. 2) Pandit Krishna Ram Chaudary - the famous Shehnai player has learnt the nuances of Raga-exposition and higher technique of Shehnai playing at the feet of the great Vocalist of Benaras Gharana, late Pandit Mahadeva Prasad Mishra. 3) Shanno Khurana - She excels in the entire gamut of Hindustani musical forms. Her Khayal recitals are marked by their deeply affecting plaintive vilambit compositions that are contrasted with vivid drut and taranas. She sings thumris and dadras with the typical lilt and poignant depth of the poorab-ang.
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