The audio launch of Kanden composed by Vijay Ebenezer and released under Gautham Menon’s Photon Kathaas Music label was a gala event. Music Academy Hall in Chennai was selected as the venue for this special event launched by Surya, Harris Jayaraj and Yuvan Shankar Raja on December 9th, 2010.
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During the veent Gautham talked about his special association with his good old friend and composer Harris Jayaraj, reassuring everyone that the magical composer – director duo still have their friendship intact. Yuvan Shankar Raja received a pleasant surprise when Gautham mentioned that he was a big fan of Yuvan and is waiting to grab his latest CD soon.
Gautham with the mikes seemed to pull out surprises one after another. He made a striking statement that he was planning to rope in a Bollywood actor, but the silence was broken with applauds from the audience when he disclosed that it was none other than Surya he was referring too.
Next on line with the surprise package was Harris Jayaraj revealed that it was he who has worked under Vijay Ebenezer(who has composed the music for Kanden) as an assistant earlier. Fans and others in the industry had a misunderstanding that it way Vijay who had worked under Harris and not the other way round. Harris also mentioned that it was with Vijay Ebenezer with whom he used to assist as a keyboardist before tasting success as a composer later on.
Actor Surya disclosed that the shooting for AR Murugadoss 7aam Arivu is running tightly with the director following a strict schedule.
Other highlights of the evening was Aroona Sairam’s singing performance of the song Kakkai Siraginile and Karaoke performances by singers Krish, Guru Priya, Haricharan, MJ Sreeram with Vijay Ebenezer providing the music with his piano.
With the Chennai Music Season on, this special audio launch definitely added to the delight of December festivities.