Photos: Dayanand Kukkaje
Daijiworld Media Network – Mangaluru (SB)
Mangaluru, June 21: On the occasion of World Music Day, Mandd Sobhann had organized a unique musical concert here on Tuesday 21 June in Kalangann, “Transcending Boundaries”.
Eshan Fernandes, studies materials science at the University of British Columbia, Canada; made 12 songs in 12 different languages.
Eshan Fernandes was accompanied by his father, Alwyn Fernandes, on guitar, Stephen Frank on piano and Melwyn Fernandes on percussion. Eminent artist Wilson D’Souza captured the songs on canvas. The paintings were auctioned off at the end of the show. Gloria Veigas led the auctions.
This 90 minute concert included songs from Bambara, Arabic, Swedish, Italian, Portuguese – Creole, Konkani, Spanish, Hindustani, English, Kazakh, Hebrew and Armenian.
On behalf of Mandd Sobhann and the public, President Luvi Pinto congratulated Eshan with a bouquet of flowers.
dr. Ravishankar Rao compared the event.