Friday 23 February 2024

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Culture | Music

HC resolves Ponda Shigmo political row

The political controversy over government-sponsored Ponda Shigmo was finally resolved by the high court with eight members of ex-MLA Ravi Naik’s Shigmotsav Samiti being accommodated on Ponda MLA Lavu Memledar’s new Shigmotsav committee. READ

Wadkar opens Swapnil-Buyao's music studio

Renowned Singer Pt. Suresh Wadkar and another legendry music composer Ashok Patki, on Thursday, inaugurated the SB Studio in Mumbai, owned by composer Sidhanath Buyao and singer Swapnil Bandodkar. READ

Windsong pulls good crowd

The two-day-long Windsong musical festival, showcasing the best Indian talent in sufi, rock and soul music was today kicked off today at Baga beach here. READ

David Guetta to perform in Goa on 8 Dec

It is a good news for David Guetta fans as the Grammy award-winning DJ is all set to visit India again to perform in Goa. READ

Use social networking to promote culture: Guv

‘Catch them young’ should be the motto by utilising modern equipments like mobiles and social networking websites to spread traditional values through cultural means like music and drama, says Goa governor Bharat Vir Wanchoo. READ

Radio Indigo to showcase Goan music talent

Indigo Goa Grooves showcases local talent on Indigo 91.9 Indigo 91.9, the only international music station in Goa, in association with Jazz Goa, will showcase Goa's amazing music talent in a two hour weekly show ... READ

Church brings back life into medieval era organs

Handful of piped organs dating more than a century-year-old from the late medieval era preserved by the Goan Churches here. READ

Music legend Anthony Gonsalves is no more

Anthony Gonsalves, a pioneer who orchestrated music of Hindi films as a stepping stone for the whole film industry of India, died at 85. READ

Goan band to perform in Netherlands

A contingent of Konkani musicians and singers will be participating in the Amersfoort Jazz Festival scheduled to be held at Netherlands from May 13 onwards. READ

Goa to set up Dharmanand Kosambi memorial at Vardha

Goa government plans to set up a memorial of great Buddhist scholar and linguist of Pale Dharmanand Kosambi at Seva Gram in Vardha. READ