It's All Calypso 2008 - Featuring Chandimal Fernando & the 2nd Connection.
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“It’s All Calypso 2008”, musical concert featuring well-known Sri Lankan Calypso band, Chandimal Fernando & the 2 nd connection was held on October 18th 2008 at the Reseda High School auditorium in Reseda CA.  This concert was sponsored, organized and produced by Serendib Foundation for Music &

Performing Arts, to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Mr. Chandimal Fernando’s musical career. Sri Lankan Consul General in Los Angeles, Mr. Ananda Wickramasinghe graced the occasion as the chief guest.

Favorite Sri Lankan Calypso style songs from 60’s, 70’s and 80’s were performed by the band and dance performances were were choreographed by Ms. Maha Afra, Ms. Princy De Silva, Ms. Dinithi Perera, Ms. Janinda Gunawardena, Ms. Rukshani Perera and Dr. Lalani Amaratunge and presented t by members of the local community.

The band comprised of renowned keyboard wizard Mr. Chandimal Fernando, Mr. Chandana Fernando, Mr. Sheridon Kuruppu and Mr, Nalin De Silva. This was a unique concert, band only used keyboards exclusively through out the concert. Prominent community singers, Mr. Athula Siriwardena and Ms. Seetha Shamalie Serenveratna joined the band for several songs. The whole audience danced to the popular Sri Lankan calypso tunes played by the band at the end of the concert

square Feb 8th 2009: 61st Lankan Independence Day Celebrations in California, USA
square Oct 18 2008: "It's All Calypso" concert featuring Chandimal Fernando & the 2nd Connection
square Sept 6th: "Rhythms of Serendib" Dinner Dance featuring Chandimal Fernando & 2nd Connection & Darleen
square Jun 16 2007: “Master Sir” Concert Featuring Visharada Neela Wickramasinghe
square Aug 13, 2006: Paduru Sajjaya

63rd Sri Lankan Independence Day -
February 05th,2011


63rd Sri Lankan Independence Day in Los Angeles sponsored by Sri Lanka Consulate in Los Angeles is scheduled to be held at the Carpenter Performing Arts Center Auditorium 6200 Atherton St., Long Beach, CA 90815 on Saturday, February 05th, 2011 at 6:00pm.

Serendib Foundation for Music & Performing Arts is producing the Sri Lankan Cultural Program at the Independence Day for the 4th consecutive year.
Admission is Free, but seats are limited.

Please contact us at 626-627-2879 or e-mail to make reservations through Serendib Foundation.


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