Karl Katz and Coda at the Hilton Colombo
German born and a popular figure for many years, Karl Katz together
with the new band Cada will serenade you at the Thorana Lounge at the
Hilton Colombo every Sunday from 8 pm.
Karl Katz and Coda
Karl Katz who has been playing at the hotel for many years has now
teamed up with the local band Coda. The music repertoire ranges from the
1930’s to current trends.
Coda comprises of four members - Dilukshi Sirimane (keyboard/vocals)
who played solo piano in the early days and thereafter moved into
playing with bands like Gabo and the Breakaways in the 60`s whilst Basil
Paiva who has loads of experience in having played for Fireflies, Peter
Prins Combo and Jazz Project. Shiraz Nooramith who plays drums is one of
the most sort after musicians has played with some of the best bands in
the country both in Sri Lanka and overseas. Rodney Rabot started music
in the 60’s and has played for bands like the Jetliners, Spitfires and
Amazing Grace and also had his own band Climax. He along with the others
moved into the Jazz music scene 10 years ago.
“Guests could enjoy a lovely evening at the Lounge ideally to relax
after dinner on a lazy Sunday evening with Karl Katz and Coda, two
talented music personalities,” Hilton Marketing Communications Manager
Gigi De Silva said.
The Thorana Lounge also offers their diners an extensive beverage
menu along with specialty coffees, delicious cocktails prepared by
professional bartenders and snacks.