Published on: April 24, 2010
Mr Reginaldo Lourenco, MLA of Curtorim Constituency will grace the occasion as the guest of honour, while the Minister for Revenue and MLA of Vasco, mr Jose Philip D’Souza will preside over the function.
Vaskuchim Lharam is a unique Konkani audio album in the sense that it is a tribute to the Port Town of Vasco in song and music. The album has 11 dedicated tracks all composed by Rev Fr Jose Antonio Da Costa. The songs contained in the album focus on the issues of Vasco, its landmarks, its people and the town’s contribution to the game of football in Goa.
A special song ‘Vaskuche Mha-Monis is dedicated to the memory of Vasco’s industrialist, the late V M Salgaocar, former assembly speaker, the late Froilano Machado and sports administrator, and TV commentator, the late Noel da Lima Leitao. Among the other tracks on the audio CD, two are specifically dedicated to the Vasco Sports Club and Salgaocar Sports Club respectively.
Anthony San, Lulu Fortes, Fr Caetano Fernandes, Fr Jorge Fernandes both assistant parish priests of St Andrew’s Parish, Ethel and Lavina render their voices to the lyrics. The musical score is composed, arranged and orchestrated by Agostinho da Cruz while the album is digitally recorded