Pat Fernando's performance well received
New York resident Petronella Fernando concluded a successful performance of her 'Oba Nisa 2' concert at the Lionel Wendt Theatre in Colombo, Sri Lanka, on May 25th
2008. The show was sponsored by the Sri Lanka Tourist Board. The concert featured 16 of her original songs from the new album Oba Nisa2.
Pat Fernando has been promoting Sri Lankan music and culture in the USA with a message of love and peace to all. Her love for her motherland, and giving the people of Sri Lanka an opportunity of sharing her music and talents was showcased through the colorful musical extravaganza that was well received by her fans.
Here's Pat performing her song "Duwaniye Punchi Kumariye" (Mother's dream for her little daughter) directed by Rohana Weerasinge with baby Manesha, a child artist from Sri Lanka.
A resident of New York for over a decade, Pat works for the United Nations Department for Disarmament Affairs.