Bhubaneswar: In a magnificent ambience all around the café corner, Odisha based 360 degree Media Communication & Event Management Company ‘Prelude’ has presented a 12-hour music marathon clinched as Music & More for a cause to support and connect with cyclone Fani affected people on 1st June 2019 i.e. Saturday from 10 AM to 10 PM at BOCCA Café, Master Canteen, Bhubaneswar.
The concept Music & More is a musical attempt to bring all singers, musicians, entertainers and all art lovers for a cause. This session of Music & More with its healing effects of soothing music, brings to you the stories of the responsible citizens and organizations that showcase their herculean effort for relief and restoration during the devastation Fani.
At the outset of such musical extravaganza Chairman of Odisha Film Development Corporation, Shri. Kuna Tripathy, International Sand Artist Padmashree Sudarshan Pattnaik inaugurated this opulent show along with Smt. Dolly Jena, Mumbai based Odia Actress and film maker as well as a nature lover, Shri Sujit Mohapatra, Founder of Bakul Foundation and Shri Satyabrat Sanu Ratho, Founder of Prelude Novel Ventures.
In his deliberation to congregated throng Shri Kuna Tripathy portrayed, “trees as our mother. He speaks about balancing life with tree plantation and calls for a collective effort in the society to save the earth. He also urges the society to do contributions for making up of a new Odisha, for which he contributed a decent amount for the Fani affected community.”
The man behind this initiative, Satyabrat Sanu Ratho said “I thank everybody who made it possible to make this event a success. Music is something which is very close to my heart and I always had thought of doing something in these lines. Music & More is an initiative to call people to stand together and rebuild Odisha and it will be an ongoing initiative. With this success of this 1st of its kind 12-hour music marathon, I look forward for 24-hour marathon at Puri with an initiative behind it”
In his address, Padmashree Sudarshan Patnaik said, “It is praise worthy initiative. Such type of initiative can help us to rebuild a new Odisha through art. He also showed his grip towards maximum number of trees uprooted during devastated Fani super cyclone which is going to have impact on nature. Awareness through art and culture is a welcome measure and wishes all success for this event.”
Newly elected MLA from Kabisurjya Nagar to Odisha Assembly Smt. Latika Pradhan and many more dignitaries attended this nonstop musical show in the evening. Renowned musicians, film stars, musical bands and many celebrities from Odisha enthralled the musical floor for this noble cause. Singer Sonam Mohapatra, Bishnu Mohan Kabi, Satyajit Pradhan, Nishi, Swastik, Abhisek, Sushmita Bag and Durga, guitarist Abhinash Tripathy, singers from Silver Age Foundation, Vighnanz Band, Odia anchor Gungun and staffs from BOCCA as well as Prelude bestowed their best to congregate the audience.
In association with Bakul Foundation, Prelude felicitated the guests, Fani restoration supporters and musicians by providing them saplings with a cause to reduce green house remittance.