28th July 2018, “An early evening dedicated to the legendary singer Kishore Kumar with amazing karaoke blended with soulful singing and a few upbeat songs,” describes the music fest organized at Samarthanam’s Multipurpose Hall at HSR Layout. Shri Sadanand Kurdikere, Manager, Bank of Baroda and a cherished supporter and well-wisher of the organization spearheaded the event. A melange of the timeless Kishore’da classics and popular Kannada songs had the crowd mesmerized.
The talented singers of Sunadha also showcased their musical skills. Balasubramanya, the newest member of Sunadha had the crowd tapping their feet and grooving to the upbeat song ‘Deva Sri Ganesha’ from the movie ‘Agneepath,’ while Veerabhadra had the crowd enticed with a popular Kannada classic, ‘Ee Bhoomi Bannada Buguri’ that had the children singing along which was noteworthy.
Shri Mahantesh G K, Founder Managing Trustee; Smt Vasanti Savanur, and Shri Buse Gowda, Trustees, Samarthanam were also present for the entire program. In fact, Shri Mahantesh made a request for his favorite Kishore Kumar number, ‘ Mere Sapano Ki Rani’ while Smt Vasanti sang a beautiful medley of the timeless classics making the evening a memorable experience.
The musical evening came to an end at 18:00 hrs with a heartwarming performance by Shri Sadanand who sang the evergreen song, ‘Chalte Chalte... Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna.’