Musical Programme At Jaganmohan Palace
This information is shared by Jayaram. This news is published in one of the local evening newspaper in Mysore City. Two years back I attended similar program and happy to inform that it was a memorable evening. Hall was jam packed and people were standing outside the hall and enjoyed the beautiful songs of late Rafi.
Mysore, July 18 (VS&MTY)- A musical programme, ‘Pushpanjali’, ‘Geetanjali’ has been organised in memory of renowned singer late Mohammed Rafi at Jaganmohan Palace on July 20 at 6 pm. Renowned singer Raghavendra Ratnakar, son of cine artiste K.M. Ratnakar, who has been organising the musical programme since three years will present the songs sung by Mohammed Rafi.
The songs are from Hindi and Kannada films like Geeta, Rajkumar, Chirag, Asli Nakli, Love in Tokyo, Jeene ki Rah, Professor, Junglee, Mere Huzur, Kaajal, Leader and Onde Balliya Hoogalu.
The objective of the progra-mme is to identify new artistes in the field of music. As such, Dr. M.P. Preetam and Varsha have been identified for the same.
Prof. Bashyam Swamiji, Parliamentary Secretary to CM S.A. Ramdas, Industrialist K.V. Murthy and former President of Dryland Development Board K.R.Mohankumar will be the chief guests. Artistes Srikanta Gundappa, Shivaprasanna and Mike Chandru, will participate in the programme, said Raghavendra Ratnakar in a press meet held at the Pathrakarthara Bhavan yesterday.