An Evergreen Songs Yaari Hai Imaan Mera event was held at the State Museum on Sunday.
The event was organized by Sursaz Musical Group, Bhopal based on the evergreen movie songs titled “Yaraane”, conceptualized and arranged by Sajid Premi. The music coordinator was Gyanendra Sharma.
The auditorium was filled with music lovers. Gyanendra Sharma performed the title track “Yari Hai Iman Mera, Yaar Meri Zindagi” by Zanjeer.
Kishore Kumar’s singles “Dilbar Mere”, “Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas”, “Jaane Jaan Dhundta Phir Raha Hoon”, “Chehre Hai Ya Chand Khila Hai”, “Challa Jaata Hoon Kisi Ki Dhun Mein”, “Tere Chehre Se Nazar”, “Aankhon mein Kajal Hai”, “Jaanu Meri Jaan Main Tere Qurbaan”, Mahesh Rupani, Yogendra Srivastava sang solo songs and Rupali Bagde, Mukta Prakhar, Asha Dwivedi performed duets.
Two Geeta Dutt songs, “Mera Naam Chin Chin Chu” and “Piya Aiso Jiya Mein Samay Gayo Re” were sung by Farhat Khan, known as Shamshad Baigum from Bhopal. Featured the song “Tere Mere Hoton Pe “Jaane Man Jaane Man Tere Do Nayan” duet with Gyanendra Sharma. Muk Prakhar featured two songs by Lata Mangeshkar. She performed a duet with her husband Anupam Saxena in “Yeh Dil Aur Unki Nigahan Ke Saaye”, “Meri Jaan Meri Jaan” “Jo Hum Tum Chori Se”. “O Sajna Barkha Bahar Aai” by Rupali Bagde and “Rimjhim Ke Geet Sawan Gaye” by Sanjay Sharma and Lovely Sharma and Gyanendra Sharma composed the famous song by Mukesh “Barkha Rani Zara Jam Ke Barso” by Tapas Guha in RD Burman’s song “Saamandar Mein Naha Kar Aur Bhi Namkeen” gave a special presentation of rain songs.
Together, the artists mesmerized the audience with their spontaneous performance. The whole room seemed lost in the soulful Bollywood music. It was a wonderful experience for all music lovers.