& C Duo at BMICH
Chandani and Chaminda, popularly known as C &
C Duo, will come alive at the BMICH on September 28.
This is their
second concert and the duo is planning to have it on a grand style.
This year they will have the support of some of the top names in
the music scene at their concert.
Chandani & Chaminda duo, which has been jointly in the entertainment
scene, for over a year has enlarged into a quartet - a musical blend.
Chandani Hettiarachchi as the lead vocalist, has over two decades
of stage experience, is quite professional and versatile in her
rendering of lyrics in numerous dialects.
partner in life, is the keyboardist, who is talented and very innovative.
Both of them have been acclaimed and appreciated by the local and
foreign audiences for their presentations of eastern and western
As for the
others in this quartet, there is Sudath Mannaperuma playing guitar,
Jagath Somasundara on percussion. Also there are Janath Kulatilleke
along with Dilrukshi Galappaththi and Dharshi de Mel two female
vocalists accompanying Chandani, but singing in contrast, specially
for the concert.
will be held at the BMICH on September 28 and is billed to commence
at 7.30 p.m. Adding variety, flavour and gusto would be Sunil of
the Gypsies, Sohan and Mariazelle as guest stars and most of the
veteran and popular entertainers in the local scene. The concert
is to be compered by Faizal Bongso. Also a new CD cut specially
to coincide with this concert, will be available for sale at the
gate. This CD will contain some popular songs and entirely new lyrics
rendered by this new talented team.
Face Green is going to be the venue once again for the National
Festival of Kites on Sunday September 15, (today) starting at 1.00
The Sri Lanka
Tourist Board and the Lions Club of Moratuwa have got together to
organize this fun-filled event, this time primarily focusing on
the participation of school children through their respective schools.
which is open to all kite flyers is in four categories. Largest
Kite, Most Creative Kite, Kite depicting the best publicity for
sponsor Dyno Park and Best Kite by a School.
be first, second and third prizes in each category. Every contestant
will be awarded a certificate of participation.
is expected to be very good. Since this is a National Festival,
it has attracted a large number of participants who will display
their creative skills and ability and get their entries air borne
as they vie for the attractive prizes on offer.
Galle Face Green on Sunday afternoon are assured of excellent family
The sky will
be dotted with colourful kites of all sizes and colours, the Army
band will be in attendance providing delightful music, while plenty
of food and beverages will be available on the Green which would
project the atmosphere of a Fiesta and Carnival.
'Victories Night II' a musical extravaganza, organised by
Our Lady of Victories Convent, Moratuwa will be held at the Buddhist
Hall Moratuwa on September 26.
Saman de Silva, Nirosha Virajini, Champa Kalhari, Senanayake Weraliyadda,
Shanika Wanigasekera and Bathiya, Santush, will be featured at this
the Clan' will provide the music, while popular dancers will add
the glamour to the show. Tickets are priced at Rs. 1000/=, 500/=,
and Rs. 200/= now available at the Convent Office.