Music for the soul: A concert to encourage harmony

  • HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
  • Updated: Jul 22, 2016 08:20 IST
Music can help bring peace and harmony, as it conveys the same melodies to all ears.

The seventh edition of Nadd Foundation’s multi-city event, Concert for Harmony will begin in Delhi. The event, which aims to encourage communal harmony, will take place at Kamani Auditorium on July 22.

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The idea behind organising this event is to establish inner peace through the power of Indian classical music. Tabla player and member of the foundation, Durjay Bhaumik, says, “Music is the best means to be in harmony, as it transports same melodies to all ears, and gives soothing pleasure to every soul.”

The evening will have a combination of vocal and instrumental performances by artists such as Pandit Bhajan Sopori, Pandit Rajan and Sajan Misra, Pandit Subhendru Rao and Saskia Rao-De Hass, Durjay Bhaumik, and Ustad Rashid Mushtafa.

“When we are in tune, we are in harmony”, adds Bhaumik, elaborating the importance of being at peace with one’s self and surroundings.

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What: Concert for Harmony
When: July 22
Timings: 6:30 pm
Where: Kamani Auditorium, 1, Copernicus Marg
Nearest Metro Station: Mandi House on Blue and Violet Line

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