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First Edition of the ASEAN India Music Festival

Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India in collaboration with Ministry of Culture and Seher is organising  the first ever ASEAN-India Music Festival from October 6th-8th 2017 at Purana Quila in New Delhi.

First Edition of the ASEAN India Music Festival

  • The Festival is marked to celebrate the 25th year anniversary of ASEAN-India Dialogue Relations. The theme for this commemorative year "Shared Values, Common Destiny” 
  •  This Music Festival aims to boost cultural influences among the peoples of the ASEAN member states and India. 
  • Musicians of 10 enigmatic bands from member states of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) (Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Myanmar, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Lao PDR, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam) along with 5 prominent Indian bands will participate in the event.
  • The three-day festival will include performances by ASEAN bands such as The Ugly Band (Myanmar), Cherpen (Malaysia), Tim De Cotta (Singapore), Kong Southearith (Cambodia), Red Bamboo (Vietnam), L’alphalpha (Indonesia), Nam Fon Indee (Lao PDR), A Band Once (Brunei Darussalam), Asia7 (Thailand) and The Ransom Collective (Philippines). 
  • Indian bands like the Raghu Dixit Project, Avial, Papon LIVE, Bipul Chettri and the Travelling Band, and Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy will be performing as well.
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