Antony Tauro Nite Enthralls Konkani Music Buffs

Rons Bantwal
for Daijiworld Media Network – Mumbai (KD/SM)

Mumbai, Nov 10:  The ‘Antony Tauro Nite’ was held at Ghatkopar on Friday November 9, to encourage young talented Konkani artists, on the occasion of first annual cultural programme of Konkan Kalakaar Mumbai, at Zaveriben Popatlal Hall, Ghatkopar here.
Fr Nelson Saldhana, parish priest, Borivili I C Colony Church, was the chief guest. Fr Saldanha felicitated Antony and Suchitra Tauro. A souvenir and CD of the association were released on the occasion.

Fr Henry Vikroli, Fr Sajuprasad Pereira, famous singer Victor Concessao, Lawrence Coelho, editor, Divo Konkani Weekly, Prakash Henry D’Paula, editor, Kutam Konkani Weekly, popular Konkani artiste Sunny A D’Souza and well-known Konkani singer Henry D’Souza, were present on the occasion.

Music was given by Benjamin Miranda.  Geo Agrar compered the programme. Jerry Rasquinha, Joseph Pinto and group, pitched in jokes as part of the entertainment.

John Sequeira Sakinaka, president, Konkani Artists’, welcomed the gathering and Alex Monteiro proposed the vote of thanks.

At Mira Road

On the same evening, ‘Antony Tauro Nite’ was also held in the St Joseph’s Church auditorium, Mira Road (E), Thane here, on the occasion of the first anniversary of Catholic Association of Ajekar – Mumbai.

Prior to the nite at the stage programme, Fr Rudolf D’Souza, parish priest, St Joseph’s Church, presided over.  Gilbert Baptist, CMD, Malaika Appliances Pvt  Ltd, was the chief guest.

Singer Antony Tauro, John Sequeira Sakinaka, president, Konkan Kalakar, social worker Clement A Lobo Nakre, and Walter Nandalike, editor-in-chief, were the guests of honour.

Denis Lobo, president of the association welcomed the gathering and spoke about the association. Joseph Tauro compered the programme. Stephan D’Souza, joint secretary, proposed the vote of thanks.


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    Wed, Nov 14 2007

    Dear Anthony, I really missed the shows as I am out of Mumbai. But got the news from all of my friends that it was really a good show. Keep it up. Also let us try to have one in Orlem in near future. Wish you best of luck. Keep up the good work. god bless You.

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  • Mr.Staney D'Souza, Sakinaka

    Tue, Nov 13 2007

    It is not only the music & lights, but the talents & enthusiasm within him that he has prooved. Well done Anthony. Keep it up. My prayers are with you.

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  • Mr.Stany Salis, Sakinaka

    Mon, Nov 12 2007

    One of the best Musical Koakani show, Konkani wellwishers please support him.

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  • Miss Reshma, Mumbai

    Mon, Nov 12 2007

    Best programm of the year. One more time please. Fabulous, Mind Blowing.

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