Staff Reporter

Mayor R. Bindu will preside over the function

Thrissur: A meeting will be held at the Town Hall here on June 28 by the Music Fraternity of Thrissur to felicitate C.T. David, founder of the Coimbatore Elite Orchestra, one of the oldest bands in south India.

Mr. David, who hails from Thrissur, has been running the orchestra for the past 55 years. Several well-known musicians have been associated with Elite Orchestra. They include music composers-instrumentalists Johnson, Ouseppachan, Atlee D'Cunha, P.D. Francis, Paulzee, P.K. Sunny and Paulee.

Mayor R. Bindu will preside over the function. Fr. Thomas Chakkalamattathu, director of the Chetana Music Academy, Paulson Chalissery, principal, Don Bosco College, A.P. Manoharan and P.D. Francis will speak. The meeting will be followed by a music programme by Trance Orchestra, according to a press release.