Pimpri: The Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation’s (PCMC) Sangeet Academy has stepped forward to compose the theme song for a unique event being jointly organised by Sakal Media Group and Finolex Cables.
The event called ‘Saath Chal’ is being planned during the palkhi procession or ‘Waari’ of Sant Tukaram Maharaj, the 21-day annual pilgrimage to Pandharpur.
The event comes with an underlying message, appealing citizens to look after their parents with love, compassion, care and respect. The theme song for this programme is being composed by the teachers from the academy.
While the lyrics of the song are written by Pitambar Lohar, teachers Umesh Purohit (harmonium), Sameer Suryavanshi and Santosh Salve (tabla), Milind Dalal (violin), Smita Deshmukh (rhythm) are playing musical instruments for this song.
Vishwajeet Kamble will be the lead singer while Sagar Hipargekar, Chetan Hinge, Prashant Adagale, Swaroop Kabade and others will be in the chorus. Currently, the students and teachers of the academy are rehearsing before its final recording on Monday.