2014 Fundraiser




Saturday, May 24, 2014 at 7:30-10:30 PM

Dinner starts at 6:30


F. Scott Fitzgerald Theater

603 Edmondston Drive, Rockville MD 20851

Tickets are $25 and $55.

Free for children in lap.

Dinner Included in ticket.

Purchase Tickets

Ashwin Saboo (240) 421-8179

Sunil Ishairzay (703) 231-8888

Sudhir Sekhsaria (301) 526-4402

Mitul Shah (410) 935-4338

Kirit Udeshi (571)445-0123

Geeta Kansal (240) 506-5327

Raghuram Janamanchi (703) 598-1577

Rajesh Vaswani (443) 863-0752

Viral Patel (202) 247-7434

Shashi Shrivastav (301) 424-0747



Vibhavari (Lead singer)

Sunil Menon

A versatile singer, ZEE TV “SAREGAMA” Finalist, (2005} capable of singing all styles, especially old Hindi film songs & Sufi singing style. Suni has a vast background & experience of doing CONCEPT STAGE SHOWS for nearly 12 consecutive years, specializing in old as well as new songs.

Sunil has organized shows for corporations namely, Essar Oil, Reliance Industries, ICICI Prudential, etc.

Sunil was the winner of SA RE GA MA PA, ZEE T.V. with episodes relayed on air in 2005.

Sunil has private Gujarati song album to his credit.

Sunil has performed shows with industry giants like ANANDJI (Kalayanji-Anandji fame), Manhar Udhas, Mehul Kumar (film director), Parthiv Gohil, etc.

Vibhavari Yadav known as the Nightingale of Gujarat, has a mellifluous voice with an amazing range gliding over nearly three octaves. She is trained in classical music at the faculty of Performing Arts, Vadodara. With her sound footings in music she has enthralled the audience all over India and abroad with songs of Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhosle, Noor Jahan, Shamshad Begum, Suraiya, Geeta Dutt and many other famous singers.

Her talents and the performances of the Vibhavari group have been appreciated not only by audience but by stalwarts like music directors like Naushad Ali, Anil Biswas, Ravi, Khaiyyam, Snehal Bhatkar, Ravindra Jain.

Vibhavari has enthralled the music lovers by performing in more than 1200 shows all over India and Abroad.

Apart from the numerous performance related Media Coverages in regional languages, 2 Articles namely “YESTERDAY ONCE MORE” and “IN TUNE WITH THE NIGHTINGALE” were specifically published by the Times of India(Baroda Times) in English.

Bhajan Album Morpichh (Gujarati) & “Meera” (Hindi) was telecast on Aastha TV Channel.

Runner up in All India “Talented Super Stars” competition by DD Metro in 1999.

Winner of LG SAREGAMA opens Gujarat competition organized by Rotaract Club of Bulsar and sponsored by Rotary Club of Bulsar, Gujarat.

Shortlisted in Final 8 competitors from Gujarat at the “ZEE SAREGAMAPA GOLDEN VOICE NATIONAL LEVEL MEGA HUNT” but didn’t participated on National level due to personal reasons.

Participated in TV Program “Sadabahar” organized by All India Doordarshan Ahemdabad.


Bachelor of Music from Faculty of Performing Arts, Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda.

Cleared Sangeet Visharad, Akhil Bharatiya Gandharva Mahavidyalaya, Mumbai.

Post Graduation Diploma in Health Management & Interventions

Piyushkumar Bhatt

Piyushkumar is competent in playingvarious Musical Instruments. Piyushkumar has over 25 years of experience of performing for clients like All India Radio - Akashvani, Government of Gujarat, Municipal Corporation of Vadodara, Weston Railway, D.P.S., GEDA, GEB, GIPCL, Refinery, Petrofils, Reliance, GSFC, Various Schools, etc.

Piyushkumar has good command in operating Electronic musical instruments, musical frequency modulator appliances. knowledge of editing and developing Sounds on so many platforms. Melody Synthesizer, Keyboards, Guitar, accordion, harmonium,piano, harmonica etc. Also Piyushkumar can play drums, chonga-conga-tumba-bonga, tabla, dholak-dhol, duff, bistones, matuki, Djembe, Rotoset, Timpani, octopod etc... All types of Percussion Instruments.

Daxesh Patel


B.com from M.S University.

Visharad in Tabla from Ghandharva Mahavidyalay.

D.P.A in Tabla from M.S University.

Bachelors in Performing Arts Tabla from M.S University.

Maters in Performing Arts in Tabla from M.S.University with 2 Gold Medals.

Daxesh plays all percussion instruments like Tabla, Dhol, Dholak, Pakhavaj, Duff, etc.

Daxesh hasperformed all over India and abroad individually and with Meghdoot melodies club and the Vibhavari group. Also played tabla and percussion instruments for many Audio and videos with Anup Jalota and other dignitaries. Daxesh had opportunities to play percussion with music directors like Khaiyam Ravi, Snehal Bhatkar, Mubarak Begum, Ravindra Jain, Daxesh also participated in Indo-Mauritius Cultural Heritage-Mauritius.

Winner of All India multi-lingual Drama, Dance, Music contest (2009) organized by Akhil Bhartiya Sanskrutik Sangh Pune, Maharashtra.

Selected to perform in Durham (U.K) in the cultural exchange program (historic tour) between The Maharaja Sayaji Rao University and The Durham University.

Jaykumar Natu

Jaykumar is an excellent rhythmist and percussion player, and can play any percussion instruments and rhythm including Octopod, Drums, Thumba, Kongo-bongo,Pakhwaj, Dholak, Tabla, et. Jaykumarhas performed all over India and abroad nearly twenty five hundred shows with Meghdoot Melodies Club, Government of Gujarat,Rotary Club, ONGC, Municipal Corporation of Vadodara, western Railways, Reliance Ltd. Income Tax Dep't. Vadodara, I P C L, Gujarat Refinery, Petrofils, and Vibhavari & Group.

Passed the S.S.C. examination from G.S.E.B in year 1997 with distinction.

Passed the H.S.C examination from G.S.E.B in year 2000 with fist class.

Completed the Technical course of Information Technology with ETN.from Industrial Technical Institude Tarsali Vadodara With distinction.

Competitive Knowledge of various Musical Instruments of over 15 years.

Performed in presence of many Bollywood personalities like Khaiyyam, Ravi, Kalyanji-Anandji, Nadim & Shravan and Pritamji. Accompanied many playback singers like Shabbir Kumar, Mohammad Aziz, Richa Sharma etc…

Rhythm arrangements in Live shows, Concerts and Recording in Studios.