Bengaluru-based totally South Asian Symphony Foundation presents Chiragh, a concert via the South Asian Symphony Orchestra selling cultural diplomacy via music, some of the eight nations of South Asia. SASO’s musicians are absolutely from the South Asian diaspora. The concert proposing classical works with the aid of Beethoven, Bizet, Brahms, Mozart, Puccini and Felicien David might be conducted by way of Houston-based Viswa Subbaraman.
Sri Lankan-born Tharanga Goonetilleke of New York could be the vocal soloist. A specially commissioned orchestral work, Hamsafar: A Journey via South Asia might be premiered with actor Kabir Bedi because the narrator. Another commissioned paintings with the aid of the Indian American composer Kamala Sankaram, titled "Bhadke" could be premiered.
Beethoven: Egmont Overture
Hamsafar: A Musical Journey thru South Asia, organized through Lauren Braithwaite of the Afghan National Institute of Music, Kabul
Dvorak: 'Song to the Moon' from Rusalka
Felicien: 'Sous le feuillage sombre' from Lalla Roukh
Mozart: 'In quali…Mi tradi quell'alma ingrata' from Don Giovanni
Bizet: L’Arlessiene Suites Nos. 1 and 2