Bangalore International Centre had arranged a Hindustani Classical vocal concert "Sur-Laheri", by Vid. Malobika Mandal and her accompanists on 21st April,, 2015 at 6:30 pm at its auditorium.
Vid. Malobika Mandal, in her introductory comments before starting her recital pointed out that Indian classical music is descended from the Vedas with influence from the Persian music in the middle ages. Its spiritual origin is still evident in melodic sound that follow one another expressing an emotional state in an aesthetic unity. Her performance included classical, semi-classical and devotional compositions which brought out the hues and textures of music in a soulful manner.
The performance was well-attended and appreciated.