The Rafi Foundation brings Sargam
THE RAFI FOUNDATION â€“ Mumbai Chapter is bringing out SARGAM â€“ a special issue magazine dedicated to the memory of the singing legend. The magazine will carry detailed articles, photographs, anecdotes and memories from persons who closely worked with the singing legend. It will be a special Collectors item copy.
The Rafi Foundation is now active in 14 Indian cities and in various foreign countries and it aims to build a music library of Mohd Rafi works in Mumbai and provide a platform for music lovers and Rafi lovers to come together.
We request you to subscribe to the Sargam Magazine. Once your subscription is active, you will receive three issues of Sargam magazine every year at your door step. The subscription charge includes the door delivery and postage charges. You can even opt to subscribe only 4 issues initially.
Subscription rates of Sargam Magazine
Please remit the subscription payment only by Cheque or Demand Draft (DD) payable at Mumbai in the name of Sargam Music to the address shown below:
Mr. Binu Nair
B-F3, Sharon Apts,
I.C.Colony, Borivali (West)
Mumbai â€“ 400 103.
Mobile Phone No: +91 98332-50701
The magazine will carry detailed articles, photographs, anecdotes and memories from persons who closely worked with the singing legend. It will be a special Collectors item copy.
MAESTRO Mohd Rafi â€“ paragon of humility, greatness and piety all put together â€“ strode the musical landscape like a meteor â€“ enchanting and haunting generations of music lovers transcending geographical bordersâ€¦
The melody and music that Mohammad Rafi created, crafted and pioneered during thirty-six long years of his career in Hindi music has withstood the test of time. Rafi Saabâ€™s mellifluous vocals rise like a glorious tide caressing the soul with songs for every mood and for every occasion â€“ making music itself proud.
Rafi has sung it all â€“ with unparalleled grace and Ã©lan be it ghazal, geet, bhajans, classicals, soft romantic numbers, bhangra, sad songs, duets, nazms and high pitched fast number.
The advertisement revenue in the proposed magazine will help sustain the activities of the newly formed RAFI FOUNDATION which aims at bringing Mohd Rafi lovers from all over the world on a single platform.
The foundation would celebrate Dec.24, Rafi Saabâ€™s birthday, build a library containing the works of the legend and also institute an award for extraordinary music makers in the memory of Bharat Ka Ratna – Shri Mohd Rafi.
We request Rafi-ians, music lovers, associations, companies and generous individuals to come forward and book advertisements in the Mohd Rafi SPECIAL magazine which is truly a COLLECTORâ€™s COPY.
The magazine will be distributed in various Indian and international cities to avid music lovers from whom we have already procured orders. The print order is 8000 copies.
The Rafi Foundation
Maestro Mohammed Rafi Saab, a yesteryear singer par excellence and a paragon of humility and piety, strode the musical landscape of the last century like a meteor – enchanting and haunting generations of music-lovers across geographical borders.
The melody and music that Mohammed Rafi created and pioneered during 36 long years of his career in Hindi music has withstood the test of time.
Rafi Saabâ€™s mellifluous vocals rise like a tide each day bringing along a â€˜whiff of fresh airâ€™, caressing the soul with songs for every mood and for every occasion – making music itself proud. No one can sing like Mohammed Rafi is the common refrain coming from the hearts of music connoisseurs and Rafi fans alike.
â€˜Rafiansâ€™ â€“ Mohd Rafi fans and admirers are found in large groups – in all parts of the world; his vocals transcending all human barriers and frontiers. Rafi-ians based in Mumbai have formed the RAFI FOUNDATION which will strive towards:
- Bringing lovers of Rafi saabâ€™s music on a common platform in every town and city of the world. Also work closely along with www.mohdrafi.com.
- The fans would celebrate Rafi saabâ€™s birthday on Dec.24 and also pay homage on July 31, Rafi saabâ€™s death anniversary.
- Approach the government machinery to honour Mohammed Rafi Saab posthumously with the nation’s highest civilian award – the Bharat Ratna.
- To build a music library of Rafi saabâ€™s songs in Mumbai and circulate the maestroâ€™s works to music-lovers.
- To institute a RAFI AWARD to a lyricist, music director and a singer each year.
- To publish a directory of Rafi Saab’s fans, citywise and countrywise. Fans are requested to give their complete address details to Mr. Narayan of Bangalore, Cell no.+ 91 9886779557 E-mail: email@example.com.
- To bring out a pictorial biography on Mohammed Rafi the legend singer â€“ the TANSEN and the Badshah of music and melody, beyond compare.
- To nurture and guide talented singers of the land.
- To help musicians in dire need with medicines and supports…
- Membership fee is Rs.1000 for life time.
Those interested in joining please contact, Binu Nair: firstname.lastname@example.org and cell +91 98332 50701.
The advertisement booking form and the advertisement tariff is available in this PDF file.