Kozhikode to host musical concert to commemorate Marathe

Tuesday, Aug 5, 2014,19:26 IST By metrovaartha A A A

An array of events, including a musical concert will be held here on August 7 to pay homage ace Hindustani musician Sharat Chandra Marathe, who passed away here last year. Talking to reporters, Convener T Velayudhan said famed Hundstani musician Joyesh Chakravarty would inaugurate the memorial meet at a function to be presided over by A Pradeep Kumar, MLA. Dr Mehroof Raj would deliver Marathe memorial lecture, he said. Starting with recital by Hindustani music students, Chakravarthy and Marathe’s disciple Anil Das would enthrall audience at the function later. Marathe’s wife Maneesha would be felicitated by District Collector C A Latha at the function, he added.