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‘Beats of Kerala’ band mesmerises one and all

R. RAVIKANTH REDDY
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Musical bonding:The students’ band ‘Beats of Kerala’ performing at UoH.Photo: By arrangement
Musical bonding:The students’ band ‘Beats of Kerala’ performing at UoH.Photo: By arrangement

Beats of Kerala, a six member band formed by the students of the University of Hyderabad gave a mesmerising performance in the campus concert. Performing to a packed audience the band played both Indian and western fusion instrumental music.

The band performed Manasa Sancharare shyama ragam, Vatapi Ganapatim Bajeham Hamsa Dhwani, Enitavam (Malayalam Song), Chenda Melam (traditional music of Kerala), western fusion, Shinkari melam, Rahman’s compositions- O saya (Slumdog Millionaire), Uyire and theme music of the film Bombay.

It was truly an evening of soul-filled music showcasing the talents of the young students of the University of Hyderabad.

Those who performed included AbhayJith (school of Physics) on Flute, Rakesh (School of Physics) on Violin, Ashish (Dept. of English) on Guitar, Jithin (Dept of Linguistics) on Drums, Easwar (Dept of English) on illathaalam and Sanal (School of Physics) on Durbukka and Tabla.

R. RAVIKANTH REDDY


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