solo album by Sandun
Sandun Parakum, a past pupil of St. Mary’s College, Negombo, a
renowned saxophonist is planning to release his maiden sax solo album
The compact disc ‘Sax solo by Sandun’ comprises 10 original and cover
versions of saxophone music of popular songs.
have created some of my original songs and I have already finished
recording the songs. Along with popular songs they too will be included
in this CD. All music arrangements and recording were done by me. The CD
will be out soon on air as well as in the music stores,’ said Sandun.
Sandun was a veteran sax player (Class I) and also an instructor of
the Western Music Section of the Sri Lanka Army band for 22 years. After
retiring from active service, Sandun continued as a solo saxophone
player in various state functions and corporate gigs.
He is also a classic player of Scottish piped music instrument and he
has also performed in various musical presentations in Paris. He has
also followed a music course (Pipe Major Course) in India. Currently he
is one of the livewires of the Colombo Wing Orchestra Band. Sandun lives
in Kurunegala and can be contacted over: https://www.facebook.com/sandun.parakum
and sandun parakum in YouTube.