News

  • 2016 Jul

    Kabali Whistle & Audio Launch

    Kabali fever catches on with memes going viral.

    Kabali-Whistle Poster
    Kabali-Whistle Social Meme
  • 2016 Jan

    Irudhi Suttru - Audio Launch

    Composer Santhosh Narayanan ropes in Shyamalangan to decorate the tital track "Maya Visai" with Sitar and vocals.

    Shyamalangan and Haricharan during 'Ven Megame' shooting
    Shyamalangan and Haricharan during 'Ven Megame' shooting
  • 2015 Jan

    36 Vayathinile - Audio Launch

    36 Vayadhinile

    36 Vayadhinile film sound track list
    36 Vayadhinile film sound track list
  • 2014 Dec

    Ven Megame - Shyamalangan Featuring Haricharan Seshadri

    Shyamalangan features Singer Haricharan Seshadri in a soothing melodious song titled Ven Megame (வெண் மேகமே).

    Shyamalangan and Haricharan during 'Ven Megame' shooting Shyamalangan and Haricharan during 'Ven Megame' shooting Shyamalangan and Haricharan during 'Ven Megame' shooting Shyamalangan and Haricharan during 'Ven Megame' shooting
  • 2012 Aug

    Azhahiya Thendralae- Shyamalangan Featuring Shankar Mahadevan

    Shyamalangan features Singer Shankar Mahadevan collaborating artists from both India and Sri Lanka in a folk song titled 'Azhahiya Thendralae (அழகிய தென்றலே)'.

    Shyamalangan and Shankar Mahadevan during 'Azhahiya Thendralae' recording. Shyamalangan and Shankar Mahadevan during 'Azhahiya Thendralae' recording. Shyamalangan and Shankar Mahadevan during 'Azhahiya Thendralae' recording. Shyamalangan and Shankar Mahadevan during 'Azhahiya Thendralae' recording.

    Footage Snaps : During the video-shoot of song "Azhahiya Thendrale" with Composer Shyamalangan and Shankar Mahadevan in Sydney.

  • 2010 Sep

    Dedunna Sedi - Released

    Composer Shyamalangan proudly presents the biggest production yet. An collaboration with the world renowned singer "Padma Vibushan" Asha Bhosle. Sri is the first Sri Lankan composer to have featured Asha Bhosle in a song 'Dedunna Sedi'.

    Shyamalangan and Asha Bhosle during 'Dedunna Sedi' shooting Shyamalangan and Asha Bhosle during 'Dedunna Sedi' shooting Shyamalangan and Asha Bhosle during 'Dedunna Sedi' shooting Shyamalangan and Asha Bhosle during 'Dedunna Sedi' shooting
  • 2010 Jan

    Muthal Murai

    Sri releases 'Muthal Murai (முதல் முறை)' collaborating with Gajamugan Iyathurai & Aparna Arunachalam for Pongal festival. Voted by radio fans the song tops charts in Canada and Europe.

  • 2008 Dec

    Eanada Manida - All School Combined Choir Program

    Sri, the incomparable, trend setting music composer made a remarkable entry into the hearts of the local youth at the 'All schools Choir Competition' in 2009.

    Annually an event called "All Schools Choir Festival and Competition" is held in Jaffna, the main city of the Northern Province of Sri Lanka. This event, designed to encourage and promote young talent, is conducted annually to bring the youth to the fore and help them reach out new opportunities. Over 100 schools participate in this grand event. This year 'Ennada Manida' an inspirational song, with the music developed by the young musical composer, Sri, was chosen from among many entries, to be sung by thousands of children on the day of the event. This choice by the sponsors from the North gave Sri a rare honor heralding a brilliant future for him.

  • 2008 Jun

    Namaskarayen - A musical tribute to the mother-land

    SRI's mesmerizing melody 'Namaskarayen', takes the listeners on a roller coaster musical fantasy. It was SRI's musical presentation that gave the vivacity to the song evoking feelings of patriotism in the listener's minds.

  • 2007 May

    EKG follows Kandangi to the top on 'Namma Hits' Charts on Shakthi FM

    'En Kaadhal Geetham (என் காதல் கீதமே)' tops the charts again. Composer Sri introduces Aishwarya, a new voice to the Sri Lankan arena along with P-N-S. The soothing musical atmosphere makes the audience listen it to again and again.

  • 2007 Apr

    Kandangi tops the 'Namma Hits' Charts on Shakthi FM

    The hit duet 'Kandangi' (கண்டாங்கி) is a musical extravaganza for the youth with a touch of folk music. The love song hit the charts in 2007 on "Shakthi FM", the most popular Tamil radio station in Sri Lanka. SRI's musical composition kept the song on the 'Namma Hits' program on Shakthi FM for more than six consecutive weeks; a rare feat/record in Sri Lanka. The melody conveys love through charming musical notes. The melody in fact, translates the feelings of love in musical notes allowing two hearts to talk love in the language of music.

  • 2006 Sep

    Sri composes for Ashanthi's Debut Album - True Musical Wonders

    Ashanthi, one of the leading singers loved by many music enthusiasts in Sri Lanka, collaborates with Sri in her debut album. The three tracks contributed by Sri, became star hits in the album. The beautiful combination of Ashanthi's scintillating voice along with SRI's out-of-the-world music has resulted is a rare musical treat that cannot be missed. Ashanthi, owing her success to Sri said "Sri made me sing those high notes with much more passion and ease. The cheery at the top of the song was the ending note. It was just superb". To enjoy them listen to the new songs 'Oba Ven Vi' & 'Denayana'.

  • 2005 Oct

    Harmony - Friends in Harmony

    "Harmony", A multi cultural concert, funded by the Royal Norwegian Embassy, was held at the Bishops College Auditorium in Colombo on 13th of October 2005. It's organized as a festival of Music and Dance wherein artistes from beyond borders were brought in to demonstrate that music as the leveler leads to unity in diversity.. 'Snehayen', a song exclusively composed by Visharadha Shyamalangan features leading artist in the Industry.

    'Snahayen' in 'Harmony' concert 'Snahayen' in 'Harmony' concert 'Snahayen' in 'Harmony' concert 'Snahayen' in 'Harmony' concert

    "Harmony" Multi Cultural Concert, funded by the Royal Norwegian Embassy was held at the Bishops' College Auditorium in Colombo on 13th of October 2005. It's a festival of Music and Dance to unite the artistes without any barriers or borders.

    Credits
    Photographs Courtesy by Dushiyanthini Kanagasabapathipillai

  • 2005

    Sri composes for 'Sirasa Super Star' fame Shihan Mihiranga

    Sri composes Shihan Mihiranga's debut album 'Dreams for Shihan', a runaway hit in Sri Lanka. The musical compositions in the album, sung by Shihan, became another unique collection of SRI's compositions. This album contains 10 songs, with each having its own special combination of music and melody. As opined by Sri "This piece of mine was specifically composed to satisfy the musical tastes of the younger generation and I believe that my productions reflect my intentions. This kind of production, composed to meet the expectations of the audience gives me that professional satisfaction as an artist'

  • 2005 Jan

    Sri dazzles Sinhala music industry with Neththara

    Sri entered into the Sri Lankan Sinhalese listeners hearts and minds with his two hit compositions 'Chandani Payala' and 'Kiri Kodu Hithata'. These two sort-out music compositions were included into the "Neththara", an album by BNS.

    'Kiri Kodu Hithata' and 'Chandani Payala' became a house hold hits among the Sinhalese music lovers. Every music channel broadcasted these song and became a famous ring tone on mobile phones in this period.

    Sri humbly quotes "When I arrived at the Sri Lankan Air port after a recording in Dubai, I heard 'Kiri Kodu Hithata' as ring tone in one of the mobile. I then realized the success of my hard work and to what extend it had reached the audience". These masterpieces of the composer Sri will remain in the history books as trend breaking musical compositions in the years to come.

  • 1998

    Oba Na Adha - Vasanthayae

    Sri strikes again with his new song 'Oba Na Adha' in B-N-S debut album "Vasanthaya". This song took the listeners by storm. The highlight of the song was the mastery exhibited by Sri in the Piano. The speed notes played in the piano added splendor to the song. SRI's knowledge in synthesizing and embedding technology into the music makes him the king arpeggiator.

  • 1990

    Eanada Manida

    1990 was the year the young music composer Sri took the Sri Lankan music lovers by storm by debuting his sensational music composition 'Eanada Manida (ஏனடா மானிடா)' in Tamil language. The composition was a runaway success in the radio waves of Sri Lanka. Still its success story is talked about in the music circles.

Credits

  • Composition & Arrangement
  • Shyamalangan
  • Lyrics
  • Karky
  • Vocals
  • Haricharan Seshadri
  • Shweta Mohan
  • Creative Assistance
  • Sharmila Shankar
  • Coordinator
  • Kausalya Shyamalangan
  • Audiography
  • Recorded By : Shyamalangan, Lijesh Kumar, Simon Todkill
  • Recorded At : Oveyen (Sydney), Voice & Vision (Chennai), Studio 301 (Sydney)
  • Sound Design : Shyamalangan
  • Mixing By : Shyamalangan & R.K.Sundar
  • Mastered By : Donal Whelan
  • Videography
  • Concept & Direction : Shyamalangan
  • Cinematographer : Dileepa Solangaarachchi
  • Post Production : Dsole.net
  • Logo Animation : Nimal Kanth
  • Instruments
  • Acoustic Guitar : Simeon Telfer
  • Bass Guitar : Shane Gamage
  • Flute : Navin Iyear
  • Strings Arrangement : Shyamalangan
  • String Score & Additional Arrangements : Kalyani Nair
  • 1st Violins : Phil Hartl (concertmaster), Askar Nurlanov, Ben Li, Alex Norton, Emily Qin, Julia Bloom, Tom Dethlefs, Ziva Altman, Dominique Guerbois, Narine Shamavonian
  • 2nd Violins : Ursula Nelius, Belinda Jezek, Martyn Henshell, Tracy Wan, Heather Burnley, Jane Stanley, Dimitri Calligeros, Adrian Bendt
  • Violas : Sandro Costantino, David Wicks, Dan Williams, Alex Pringle, Leo Kram, Georgina Price
  • Cellos : Andrew Wilson, Jo Costantino, Margaret Iddison, James Churchill
  • Basses : Richard Lynn, Joe Bisits
  • Meta Info
  • BPM : 100
  • Pitch : Eb
  • Time Signature : 4/4
  • Duration : 03:31