On September 23, Lalit Pandit is ready to deliver veterans of the Bollywood music trade for a live performance that celebrates his, and brother Jatin’s work. Set to be held at Shanmukhananda Hall, the present will host performances by Abhijeet Bhattacharya, Shaan, Sadhna Sargam, and Alka Yagnik, amongst others.
“We had wished to make this a yearly celebration, however then the pandemic struck. The singers will come collectively to carry out the songs, which have been a number of the nation’s most iconic numbers. We will render songs from Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar, Sarfarosh, Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham, and Khamoshi, amongst others. The singers who sang the originals will sing the songs on the live performance too,” says the composer, including that the live performance marks one other milestone for him. “I’ve accomplished over 25 movies as an impartial artiste since I break up from my brother [Jatin]. So, it is a reckoning of kinds that life has moved on.”
Given that the numbers are as iconic as they’re, Pandit says he isn’t tweaking the melody considerably, however will add nuances, and alter the orchestration in order to shock the viewers. “People had been writing to me, asking for [a concert that celebrates] our everlasting hits. I’ll conduct an orchestra, my sister Vijayata can be a part of it, and so will my sons. My elder son, Rohaansh, who already made his debut with the track, Say no to struggle, can be a part of it, as will my youthful son Abeer, who’s skilled within the guitar and drums. Both of them are prolific musicians and composers who’ve joined me for this enterprise.”
About his time spent as a solo composer within the latest previous, Pandit says he has observed important change within the trade’s working strategies that are usually restrictive for composers. “I don’t suppose music will get as a lot appreciation right this moment. Of the albums that I’ve heard of late, I’ll have appreciated one or two numbers, however not the total soundtrack. And that shouldn’t be the case. Directors ought to take initiatives and provides freedom to composers, as a result of they’re proficient. Composers should not being trusted. And that’s why you find yourself with just one or two [good] songs, after which search remixes.”