Sunday Brunch Jazz with Eshantha
The popular Governors Jazz Sunday Brunch at MLH just got jazzier
every last Sunday of the month. Sunday, April 29 from 11 am to 3 pm at
the Terrace will be upbeat with The Asia Pacific Jazz ensemble,
professionals performing in true spirit.
Popular Pianist Eshantha Peiris who after arriving in Sri Lanka has
been actively involved in the local music scene. Having grown up in
Colombo, Eshantha owes his musical foundations to his teachers Ramya de
Livera Perera and Ananda Dabare, and to his involvement with the St.
Joseph's College choir.
Drummer Dr Sumudi Suraweera (aka Sum) has been a performing jazz
musician in New Zealand for ten years where he collaborated with various
Lankan and Kiwi groups and artists and performed in his own ensembles
including the Serendib Sextet and Baliphonics. Double Bassist Isaac
Smith (New Zealand born) is a musician and composer with a passion for
improvised and creative music who states that the double bass owns him.
All three are highly qualified musicians and teachers from Musicmatters
(www.musicmatterssrilanka.com) in Colombo and dedicated to music of the
most sublime and sensitive nature.