Standard Chartered Sri Lanka has partnered with the Soul Sounds Academy for a third consecutive year to ring in the festive cheer through an evening of traditional Christmas Carols, in collaboration with Cinnamon Grand Colombo.
Soul Sounds, the renowned all-female choral ensemble, directed by veteran vocal coach Soundarie David Rodrigo will present the 18th edition of ‘Moods of Christmas’, taking centre stage on the 21st of December from 7.00PM onwards at Cinnamon Grand Colombo’s Atrium.
Aroshana Fernando, Head of Consumer, Private & Business Banking for Standard Chartered Sri Lanka, commenting on the partnership said, “We are elated to be partnering with Souls Sounds for the third consecutive year to present ‘Moods of Christmas’. Christmas is a season of joy and good tidings, and Soul Sounds, through their repertoire of seasonal favourites, captures the essence of Christmas perfectly in song. Standard Chartered has always given back to its valuable clientele, and this recurring effort marks our pledge to provide the best Christmas experience to all our clients. We wish all of them a festive season full of blessings, and a new year of hope and abundance.”
‘Moods of Christmas’ will be an evening filled with graceful musical notes and serenity as the unique arrangements of the voices of Soul Sounds will not only add Christmas cheer, but also bring in a sense of hope for the upcoming New Year. With the Choir varying their repertoire every year with different musical arrangements, the audience can look forward to a truly stellar festive performance.
“During this season of hope, we have stayed true to our values and brand promise of being ‘here for good’ by bringing people together to embrace the most wonderful time of the year. Standard Chartered Sri Lanka has always looked towards bettering the lifestyles of our prestigious clients and the communities in which we operate, and this highly anticipated concert is yet another initiative which contributes to this purpose. As we look forward to a bright 2023, Standard Chartered will continue to uphold its promise to Sri Lanka,” added Anuk De Silva, Head of Corporate Affairs, Brand & Marketing for Standard Chartered Sri Lanka.
Ranked among the most renowned choirs in the world, Soul Sounds have enthralled audiences at home and abroad with their ability to reach the souls of their audience with their hauntingly passionate performances. The premier all-female ensemble has since established themselves as true musical ambassadors of the country. Soul Sounds constantly improves their standards, while reaching out internationally to appeal to their growing fan base, with the aim of showcasing Sri Lankan talent to the world.