Tuesday, 28 July 2015

Herald Goencho Avaz 2015 - Konkani Solo / Duet Singing Contest



Stage Set-up
https://www.flickr.com/photos/joegoauktiatr16/19472251963/in/photostream


update: 3/8/15


Sorry, I could not make it to Margao Mega-finals on 2nd Aug.2015
However, here are the results (and videos from Panaji Finals)


Solo Singing:
1st Prize - Classy Cardozo
A teacher from Canacona
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nf8d4hho8hs



2nd Prize - Divya Naik
From Curchorem
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NQPlrhj7T8I



3rd Place - Anslem Fernandes
From Colva
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pjfQE9JwI6o



Duet Singing:
1st Place - Loy D'Silva  and Siyani Fernandes
2nd Place - Jesmond Clemente and Peviola Dias
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k29cxWvv-ZE
3rd Place - Dexter Furtado and Sarah Fernandes




28.7.2015 - Panaji


HeraldGroup Goenho Avaz 2nd Edition
Goencho Avaz 2015 Finals at Kala Academy on 28.7.2015
Singing was too good
Band/music was too good
Agnelo de Borim was too good
Audience (response) too good


Thank you



The Finalists
Solo singers:
Rutuja Lotliker,  Alita Gonsalves, Ancy Gonsalves, Ana Fay Goes, Anslem Fernandes,
Valerie Fernandes, Divya Naik, Stacey Mesquita, Ciloni Da Costa, Classy Cardozo,
Cressida Afonso, Deeksha D'Sa, Sarah Fernandes, Rochelle Dias, Assenca Fernandes,
Cedric Pinto, Sheryl Vaz, Everleigh Mascarenhas, Frenzie Vito Rodrigues,
Karen Francisca Martins, Karishma Chari, Raiza Pereira.
Duet Singers:
Neville Cardoz and Rayna Azavedo, Jesmond Hubert Clemente and Peviola Dias, Loy D'Silva and Siyani Fernandes, Shunaina Baptista and George Dias, Dexter Furtado and Sarah Fernandes
https://www.flickr.com/photos/joegoauktiatr16/19472245623/in/photostream/

27 Songs - Solo and Duets
(in order of appearance on stage/video)
  1. Cucurucu, 2. Bottattyamchi Bhaji,3.  Pixem, 4. Novem Voros, 5. Zila ani Lila  (Duet)
  6. Dis Mhuine Vorsam, 7. Goenchi Fenni, 8. Suknnem Suknnem, 9. Mog ani Rag,
10. Konknni visronk nam (Duet)  11. Ugddas tuzo, 12. Rocky Chup Chup kitem Korta
13. Mog Mhozo Kortai, 14. Ek Cheddum (Duet), 15. Paka Paka, 16.  Dhonia Bhogos maka
17. Bhuerantlo Munis 18. Bomboichi birmotti 19. Bizlecho Pavor (Duet) 20. Bebdem
21. Sobit Rupnnem 22. Gozali  23. Ang mhojem Choi 24. Meu Amor 25 Chup Chup Chup (duet)
26.  Ambeachem zad 27. Ankvar Rautelim



Contestants pics

Rutuja Lotliker



 
Raiza Pereira



Divya Naik




Valerie Fernandes



Loy D'Silva and Siyani Fernandes





 Karen Martins




Frenzie Vito Rodgrigues



Ancy Gonsalves



Everleigh Mascarenhas




Nevil Cardozo and Rayna Azavedo






Sarah Fernandes



Alita Gonsalves




Ciloni Da Costa




Jesmond Clemente





Jesmond Hubert Clemente and Peviola Dias




Classy Cardozo



Cedric Pinto



Assenca Fernandes



Ana Fay Goes



Dexter Furtado, Sara Fernandes






Tracey Mesquita





Cressida Afonso





Anslem Fernandes




Karishma Chari




Sheryl Vaz




Shunaina Baptista, George Dias





Rochelle Dias




Deeksha D'Sa




Musicians
Norman Cardozo, John de Madel , Cannon D’Souza, Sammy Braganza,
Nolvert Cotta, Theo Alvares, Antonio


Dance Illusions








 
Host Emcee Compere
Agnelo de Borim






Judge 2:

https://www.flickr.com/photos/joegoauktiatr16/20098750701/in/photostream/

Judge 3: RJ Shakuntala (AIR)
Judge 4: Fr. Bernard Cotta
27 Songs - Solo and Duets
(in order of appearance on stage/video)
  1. Cucurucu, 2. Bottattyamchi Bhaji,3.  Pixem, 4. Novem Voros, 5. Zila ani Lila  (Duet)
  6. Dis Mhuine Vorsam, 7. Goenchi Fenni, 8. Suknnem Suknnem, 9. Mog ani Rag,
10. Konknni visronk nam (Duet)  11. Ugddas tuzo, 12. Rocky Chup Chup kitem Korta
13. Mog Mhozo Kortai, 14. Ek Cheddum (Duet), 15. Paka Paka, 16. Dhonia Bhogos maka
17. Bhuerantlo Munis 18. Bomboichi birmotti 19. Bizlecho Pavor (Duet) 20. Bebdem
21. Sobit Rupnnem 22. Gozali  23. Ang mhojem Choi 24. Meu Amor 25 Chup Chup Chup (duet)
26.  Ambeachem zad 27. Ankvar Rautelim

Video 1- Trailer


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1sYqxsf_a6M


Video 2: Guest Performance by Scully DeSouza

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TnIlrZSxK9s


Video 3: Judge Sidhanath Singing (With Audience singing)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=994EGWCyEoE







Auditioning round

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W46LzEOSikQ


For previous year 2014 Contest -Pics / Videos etc visit here
http://joegoauk.blogspot.in/2014/08/goencho-avaz-konkani-solo-duet-singing.html

Tuesday, 2 June 2015

SAL Dam, a popular Picnic Spot


Its in Bicholim Taluka
Route: Panjnim - Mapusa - Tivim - Assonora
After Assonora, on main road to Dodamarg, take internal road left (Dam is about 7 Kms from main road)


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Picnic Spot – Sal Dam                                                                
Saw people throwing empty bottles, cans etc                     
There is rubbish all over including broken glasses                  

Please carry your own bin bags and take it home with you 
or dispose it of sensibly                                                               
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Some pics

 
Picnic

The Dam

https://www.flickr.com/photos/joegoauk38/18360657732/in/photostream/





Light Vehicle bridge over dam




 

Picnic



 
 

Bathing


 

floating man



 

Water pipes etc



 

a house, shed


 

 Little further, there is another spot / Dam - Part of same river Chapora
 

Dam 2
















 

River Chapora



 

Water pipes, pump house etc




Rubbish

Video: Spot 1 and 2
http://youtu.be/E7atnPoK0oQ


Additional photos, posted later on
 
 

Birdie Robin ?


 

Dam 2


 

Diving Kids


Cops on duty ?




 

Bathing zone for four-legged



 


Washing Dhobi zone


 

Carrying beer bottles in water / River

Drinking in water




 

Rubbish all over





 

Throwing empty beer cans