French Spring Festival brings Classical Jazz Concert to Cinnamon Lakeside


August 2013| 283 views

Christine Robichon – French Ambassador to Sri Lanka with the performers; Jean-Pierre Baraglioli – saxophonist from France, Peshala Nanoj – tabla player from Sri Lanka and Bridget Halpé – pianist from Sri Lanka

Christine Robichon – French Ambassador to Sri Lanka with the performers; Jean-Pierre Baraglioli – saxophonist from France, Peshala Nanoj – tabla player from Sri Lanka and Bridget Halpé – pianist from Sri Lanka

Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo welcomed French Saxophonist 
Jean-Pierre Baraglioli, Sri Lankan pianist Bridget Halpé and tabla player Peshala Nanoj. The trio brought varying cultures together at a concert organised as part of the French Spring Festival 2013. The event was attended by members of the Embassy of France, Alliance Française de Kotte, members of media and other invitees.

In celebration of Bastille Day, the hotel also organised two weeks of French Gastronomy at The Dining Room.