Musical evening

Nostalgic tripListening to old numbers

Nostalgic tripListening to old numbers  

The city listened to songs composed by Shankar Jaikishen

Satrangi organised a musical programme featuring songs of music directors Shankar Jaikishen, at Chinmaya Heritage Centre recently. The evening was attended by around 600 music lovers in the city.

The singers of the evening, backed by musicians from Chennai and Kerala, kept the audience enthralled with songs from films such as “Barsaat” – the first one for which Shankar Jaikishen composed music, “An Evening in Paris”, “Love in Tokyo”, “Brahmachari”, “Mera Naam Joker”, “Sangam” and many more.

They sang numbers rendered by Mohammed Rafi, Mukesh, Kishore Kumar, Asha Bhosle and Lata Mangeshkar.

Vyjayanthimala Bali was the chief guest for the evening.

She has acted in 14 of the movies for which Shankar Jaikishen had composed music.

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