Canada Sri Lankan Community Warmly Welcome Victor Ratnayaka
September 22nd October 2007 was a special day to Sri Lankan community in Vancouver BC. For the first time, BC Sri Lankan community was fortunate to go to local venue to take pleasure in Victor
Ratnyaka's "SA Prsanagaya". The response was overwhelming; some crowds drove as much as 300 miles to see the live concert. AFNW take this opportunity to thank Victor
Ratnayaka, his group and Sri Lankan community in BC for their contribution to the show.
Prasangaya - Victor Ratnayaka's Canada Tour in September
Victor Ratnayaka - He was the first Sri Lankan musician to hold a live one man concert; His concert known as "SA" since first performance in 1973, and
is an thriving success.
For the first time ever, Victor Ratnayaka will be performing in
Vancouver BC, Canada on 22nd September 2007.
Piya Sara in Seattle was a GREAT success!! - April 2006
Piya Sara in Seattle", was a tribute to a master musician
Dr. Padmasri Pandith Amaradeva, held in Carlson Theater on
22nd April 2006. The Arts Foundation of NW would like to take
this opportunity to thank all individuals and organizations
contributed to success of the event.
Successfully Completed His North American Tour - July 2006
maestro in Sinhala Music , Dr. Padith Amaradeve successfully competed his
North American tour. During his tour, he performed
at nine cities including Los Angeles, San Jose, Seattle, New
York, Phoenix Houston, Minnesota and Toronto- Canada. Dr.
Amaradeva was accompanied by his daughter Subhani, an
accomplished vocalist, and by his professional musical team
D.D. Gunasena, Hemapala Gallage, Nalaka Anjana Kumara and
The Arts Foundation of NW wish him long life and prosperous