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Shankar Ehsaan Loy & Farhan

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Saturday, September 1, 2018 – 7:00 PM

Concert Description


A musical trio consisting of Shankar Mahadevan, Ehsaan Noorani and Loy Mendonsa. They have composed music for over 50 soundtracks across five languages - Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Marathi and English. Amongst the most critically acclaimed Indian musicians, the trio have won numerous awards, including National Film Award (India), Film Fare Awards, IIFA Awards.. Shankar Ehsaan and Loy have creatively composed, produced and performed numerous hits performing rock, blues, jazz and pop both non- film as well as Bollywood and other Indian film music industry.

Farhan Akhtar

A musical, film genius. One of the most decorated Indian film director, screenwriter, producer, actor, playback singer and television host. Born in Mumbai to screenwriters Javed Akhtar and Honey Irani, he grew up in the Bollywood film industry. Akhtar, established a very successful production company made his directorial debut with Dil Chahta Hai (2001) and received critical acclaim for portraying modern youth. The film also won a National award. Following it, he made Lakshya (2004) and had his Hollywood debut through the soundtrack of Bride and Prejudice (2004), Although he initially started his acting career with "The Fakir of Venice", his official debut was with Rock On!! (2008) which was a chartbuster.