Heads up to the music lovers, Runki Goswami sets off for an exciting live folk musical tour in the country India starting with Hyderabad. The house of talent, this Bengali music director and singer will set up a majestic mood with her journey from north to south through a myriad of rustic folk songs of India thus engaging the audience in musical expression with multiple languages.This phenomenal multilingual show by Mr. Runki Goswami is surely to connect all!!It is a concert celebrating heirloom Indian Folk in its unique and original form. . Indian folklore and folk music is classical talent which many Indians remain unaware of. Given how vast and diverse the country is, and the fact that at about every 100 kilometers a different dialect is spoken, its musical traditions have been woefully neglected for lack of interest, knowledge and touristic value.These songs are the mirror image of the unchanging legacy of different states, their culture, customs, beliefs and faith. Moreover, this is just not it. Every state has more than one kind of a folk. It varies from caste, to seasons with changing pattern of rhythms and lyrics. A diverse country that India is – imagine the rich collection of folk this country has.Uniquely fascinating the folk songs sung by Runki will capture glimpses of this treasure trove. Through her concert Runki Goswami endeavours to spread awareness and beauty of Indian Folk.
Commenting on the upcoming performance Ms. Runki Goswami said “My music concerts are just not about singing, but narrating the history and interpretation of every pastoral folk rendition accompanied by authentic instrumentals. In this particular concert, I will take the audience through a journey from North to South India through folk music in its original language. I would be singing almost 20 folk songs in 10+ different languages.”A real treat for the music lovers as Runki will be musically hopping in and out of States, seamlessly rekindling the dormant familiarity here- n - there. Some well-known songs handpicked for the concert are Starting from Rajasthan with its Gorbandh, Jhoomar and Maand singing style, Runki will take you through original Mirzapuri Kajri’s of UP, Nakta’s of Bihar so on and so forth. A real treat for the music lovers as Runki will be musically hopping in and out of States, seamlessly rekindling the dormant familiarity here- n - there. Some well-known songs handpicked for the concert are – Loomba Jhoomba, Luk Chhip and Kesariya Baalam of Rajasthan, Rangi Saari, Saiya mile and many more from UP and Bihar, Bhedu Paako, Morni’s and many other sounds of the hills. Bihu, Bawl, Jatra, Dandiya, Lavani and South Indian folk will follow suit.Runki had first done this concert in India International Center in Delhi, followed by yet another detailed version of it in India High Commission London. She now endeavours to spread awareness around Indian folk and take it within India and abroad. So gear up as it’s finally time to listen to some great rustic folk songs in its original form by Ms. Runki Goswami on 28th August at Off Road No. 1, Banjara Hills, Opposite GVK One, Hyderabad, Telangana, 7 pm onwards.