Event Inaugurated by Ms. Bhuma Akhila Priya & other Government officials and delegates were present.
The festival featured renowned artists Yella Venkateswara Rao, Grammy-winning Hindustani classical music instrumentalist Pt. Vishwa Mohan Bhatt, noted Indian violinist Mysore Manjunath, Bharatanatyam dancer Shobana, leading exponent of the Kuchipudi dance form and recipient of the Kala Ratna award, Deepika Reddy; American saxophonist and composer George Brooks, the ‗Godfather of Indian Jazz‘ Louis Banks, drummer Gino Banks, percussionist V. Selvaganesh and bass player Sheldon. Bollywood music composer Clinton Cerejo also performed live with Bollywood playback singer Bianca Gomes along with singer and composer Vijay Prakash. Famous music composer and director, S.S. Thaman and the world‘s first Hindi rap-megastar Baba Sehgal too captivated the audience with their performances.
Amaravati (Vijayawada), Andhra Pradesh
Total Reached Out –
> 1.10 Crore
Social Media - 45000
Print Media - 55 Lakhs
Electronic Media - 45 Sources
Physically presence - 30000+ Across three days
M/s. Fountainhead MKTG, Mumbai
Estimate cost : 3.00 Cr.
Execution cost : 4.43 Cr. (Due to 1 Day extend)
16th to 18th November, 2018
The festival also featured Andhra Pradesh’s first-ever digital singing talent hunt, Andhra Idol that gave three finalists an exclusive opportunity to share the stage with leading music and dance maestros of India at the festival.