Ma.Ja at BFlat, Bangalore

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  • Date / Time: 09/05/2015 : 9:00 PM
  • Location: The BFlat Bar
  • Address: The BFlat Bar, Indiranagar,Bangalore,Karnataka,India
  • Entry: Rs. 400

Mathangi Jagdish (Ma.Ja) is a playback singer, Coke Studio (India) artist, T.V personality and singer songwriter, with 450 films songs to her credit. She has worked with Oscar winning A R Rehman, Isai Gyani Illayaraja, Harris Jeyraj, Leslie Lewis and many more.

Ma.Ja brings to us some of her favourite BOLLYWOOD numbers, which she has hand picked, with songs ranging from the 1950’s to present day. In her unique style and with a stellar band line up, the melodies are reinterpreted, reharmonised and reinvented – with a dash of jazz, swing, funk and R&B, and a tadka of Indian classical music (both Carnatic and Hindustani). With all the razzmatazz of filmy music, the Band is replete with keyboards, bass and lead guitars, drums and a favourite with Hindi movie music style, a 2 piece horn section (trombone and trumpet)!

Lineup:
Mathangi Jagdish – Vocals
Sanjay Chandrakanth – Guitar
Osi Gomango – bass
Joshua Costa – keyboard
Jeoraj George – drums
Kavya Lakshminarayanan – trumpet
Rahul Joshua Thomas- trombone

OPENING ACT: Newcomers Rishabh Arora and Ishan Issacs will open the evening with unplugged versions and mash ups of contemporary Indie Pop and Bollywood numbers – such as hits from the movies ‘Dil Se’, ‘Life in a Metro’, ‘Highway’ , etc as well as hit songs like ‘Kabira’, Lucky Ali’s ‘Oh Sanam’, etc.

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