Music fraternity came for Rehmatein 5 music concert organised by Saurabh Daftary of Sangeetam Charitable Trust at Shanmukhanand Hall, Sion.


The joy of experiencing your favourite singers- Shaan, Hariharan, Ankit Tiwari and Anup Jalota performing on stage coupled with the sight of veteran musicians- Chandrakant Nimbalkar, Usha Rege, Ragini Juhari, Vinod Bhatt, Ravndra Rawal, Madhu Madhalkar, Deepak Bhorapkar and others receiving their monetary gifts… the Rehmatein 5 music concert at the Shanmukhananda Hall hit all the right notes.

Organised by Saurabh Daftary of Sangeetam Charitable Trust, which has been extending financial support to artists from the music fraternity since the past five years, the event saw popular and well-loved singers Hariharan, Shaan, Ankit Tiwari and Anup Jalota regale the full house with their individual styles and popular hits. The packed auditorium also saw special guests including Leslie Lewis, Salim Merchant, Suresh Wadkar, Abhijeet Bhatacharya, Alka Yagnik, Jatin Lalit, Madan Pal, Yogesh Lakhani of Bright Outdoor, Vijay Kumar Gautam Principal Secretary Maharashtra Tourism in attendance.

mruta Fadnavis, wife of Maharashtra CM, made a valid point about the need for our musicians to be able to live and perform minus insecurity. As the smiles wreathed the lined faces of the veterans who were felicitated on stage, the success of this wonderful endeavour shone through.Abook written by Madan Pal was also released on this occasion. E-Bizz Entertainment India Pvt. Ltd hosted this concert .

Felicitation of Donees

Shri Chandrakant Nimbalkar – has worked for 20 years for a band (paradise melody) and has sung corus with nadeem sharvan ji

Smt Ragini Juhari – has worked with nadeem sharvan ji and laxmikant ji for 25years , songs like dil to pagal hai dil diwana hai with uttam singh ji

Shri Vinod Bhatt- has worked for 50 years in the industry , for movies like old saudagar , geet gata chal etc

Shri Ravindra Rawal – he a lyricist ,has done screen play in laj rakho rani stai , cariyawar etc’

Shri Madhu Madhalkar- has worked for 40 years , worked with anup jalota ji , jagjit sigh ji etc

Shri Deepak Bhorapkar – worked for 30 years with i=ridhenath mangeshkar ji

Shri Paresh Jana – worked for 30 yers as a classical singer and is the guru of pankaj udas ji and rag ragini.

Late Shri Prasad Tiwari – has worked for 16 years with venus, narendra chanchal ji, lakhbir singh ji

Shri Chander Makwana – worked for 40 year , worked with Khayyam saab ji , r. burman & salil chaudhary.

Shri Usha Rege – worked for 40 years as chorus singer , worked with lata ji , asha ji etc

Shri Yogesh Gaur – National award winner for song – kahi baar yahi dekha haih , he has worked for famous songs like kaisi hai paheli , choti si baat etc.

Chanchal Narayan – Guitarist- Worked for 40 years with Laxmikant ji, Pyarela ji, R. D Burab ji and Khyyam Saab ji. Hit songs – Mere haatho mai noo noo chudiya hain. Hit Movie’s – Maine pyaar kiya, Sajan, Sadak, Dil hai ki Manta nahi.

Shailu Sundaram – Mendodilom, Banjo, Bazuki Player, worked for 39 years in Industry. Hit song’s – 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,10,11,12,13, Do lafzo ki hai yeh zindagi (Gambler Movie) Bhul gaye sab kuch yaad nahi hai ab kuch (juli Movie)

Played mandolin in 10000 songs. Worked with Laxmikant ji and Pyarelal ji.