Usha Uthup and Sumith Ramachandran Graces the New Branch Opening Event of Roland Music School

Jyoti Prakash Mondal, Kolkata December 3, 2013 (Washington Bangla Radio): Roland Music School is spreading itself in the city with the opening of a new branch in the city. The new branch is located at Happy Hours Studio at Bhawanipur. This new school is a gift to the city of Kolkata. The school is introducing a new destination for the music seekers and launching a set of mind boggling novelties for the pupils. Usha Uthup and Sumith Ramachandran was present at the inauguration of this music school.

Raunak Agarwal, the director of Roland Music School said “The concept of music has undergone many changes since its inception. With the change in the society, the style of music has also changed. This is so because of the fact that the tastes of the people are also evolving. Hence we have been offering courses to the people to get their wishes fulfilled. There is no age bar and people of any age group can come and learn music”.

Usha Uthup and Sumith Ramachandran regaled the audience with their wonderful rendition of the song “Its words and words are all I have to take your heart away”. The singer who had been to numerous such inauguration programs lamented the fact that the many of the musical schools have now shut down. She wished that this do not happen with this music school. the singer also expressed her desire to come as a guest lecturer and impart knowledge to the pupils at this music school.



“The Gurukul system in our country still exists and the lack of opportunity was posing a problem for many talented musicians. Roland has incidentally also helped me to shape my career from the late 1970’s. I started using products made by this company and I have been using them till now. The Roland School of Music is a brilliant attempt to formalize music education in India. This will provide opportunities to the talented performers to learn and hone their skills” said Sumith Ramachandran.


The Roland Music School is two thousand square feet in area. One of the biggest advantages that the pupils will be getting is the Karaoke sessions with eminent bands. This will hone the skills of the pupils and also increase their self confidence. After the successful completion of the course, the pupils will be getting to make an album of their own with help from the music school. Workshops will also be held for the pupils by eminent musicians who will come to the school as guest lecturers.


Roland Music School will help many people in fulfilling their long wishes of getting education in music. This is indeed a great endeavor by the institution to popularize music education among the people and also to give them a direction.