Republic Day to be celebrated in Gurgaon by students singing patriotic songs

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Thursday, January 22, 2015
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Article in – Gurgaon, NCR of Delhi (Harinder Malhotra)
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Lorraine Music Academy and LAMP Trust will host “Come India Sing Jana Gana Mana – A Musical Evening in Honour of India on Republic Day” on Monday 26th January 2015 at Epicentre Auditorium, Gurgaon.

The students of Lorraine Music Academy and schools across the National Capital Region will express themselves through music by playing instruments and singing songs that make them happy. There will be solo singing and group, choir singing performances of patriotic songs and folk songs from across North (Punjab, Rajasthan), South (Karnataka), East (Bengal, Mizoram) & West (Maharashtra) India. Songs such as Vande Mataram, Janmabhoomi Meri Pyari Janmabhoomi, Ek Tu Hi Bharosa, Chanda Suraj Lakhon Taare, Janani Janma Bhoomi, Aye Mere Watan Ke Logo would be sung among many others. There will be dance performances set to patriotic and folk music. It will include performances children and youth.

The Musical Evening in Honour of India will include a brief workshop embedded in the concert to educate and encourage the audience to abide by the Constitution of India and respect its ideals and institutions, the National Flag and the National Anthem. This will include an explanation and training on the proper singing of the National Anthem as per the code as laid out in the Constitution – in the right rhythm, melody and timing. The event will have the audience singing our National Anthem with pride, passion, and precision.

The event will also have the reading of the preamble of the Constitution of India.

This concert is in aid of raising awareness, support and resources for the “Come India Sing…” series of Nation Building initiatives utilising music as a tool. This series of initiatives, events & participative activities forms a part of the ongoing National Patriotic Project “Come India Sing Jana Gana Mana” that was launched on 15 August 2013, our Independence Day.