KARACHI: That includes a few of the extra city historic places of Pakistan, Coke Studio has produced an ode to Pakistan decision by combining a few of its greatest patriotic hits in its newest, ‘Ao Ehad Karain’. The track represents a lot of Pakistan’s ethnic teams and faucets at nostalgia from childhood with all of the milli naghmay it options comparable to ‘Watan Ki Matti’ by Nayyara Noor, ‘Itnay Baray Jeevan Sagar’ by Allan Faqir, ‘Pakistan Pakistan’ by Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, and the well-known conflict track ‘Jaag Raha Hai Pakistan’.
Each track taken from historical past is handled with music aligning with its context. Coke studio begins ‘Ao Ehad Karain‘ with a softer take because it opens with ‘Watan Ki Matti’ adopted by ‘Itnay Baray Jeevan Sagar’. Nonetheless, the track picks up tempo for ‘Jaag Raha Hai Pakistan’, a well-known track that was launched in the course of the 1965 conflict. The worldwide award-winning 52-piece GHQ Brass Band of Pakistan could be seen enjoying the very track in entrance of the Pakistan Monument. Their uniforms and music are a fond recollection of the texture most taranaas of Pakistan have in them.
The band is accompanied by a choir of younger city singers for the refrain of the revered track. Not solely does the approaching collectively of younger and seasoned musicians spotlight a tribute at present’s youth pays to those who made Pakistan what it’s at present but additionally factors at at present’s technology taking the classics of yesterday to culminate it into one thing that resonates with present-day listeners.
A number of completely different musical devices come collectively in concord, simply as a lot as Pakistan would really like its folks to, with out erasure of distinctiveness.
The target of ‘Ao Ehad Karain’ appears clear: to deliver collectively completely different ethnicities and histories and harmonize them to a single tune. The track urges us to “Start Once more” since there have been fairly tough notes alongside the way in which. It’s by no means too late to begin over and complement each other.
The track has been produced by Ali Hamza, who additionally options within the video. Rakae Jamil, Kami Paul & Ahsan Parvez Mehdi function the music producers of the track that options vocalists Sadaat Shafqat Amanat Ali, Zaw Ali, Ali Hamza, Younger Stunners, Nimra Rafique, Mehek Ali, Adnan Dhool, Haroon Shahid, Surtaal Academy, Nabiha Saleem, Saad Ahmed, Zahab Hussain, Rida Batool, Farwa Batool, Shammu Bai, Kashif Din, Vishnu Saagar.
Kami Paul takes over the drums. Pakistan’s conventional devices are a key function of the music as Rakae Jamil takes over surbahar whereas additionally dealing with a synthesizer. Babar Khanna handles the extra jap percussion devices comparable to Matka and Dhol. Sannan Mahboob performs the Rabab, as Annan Naukhez provides a extra trendy contact along with his guitars alongside Zain Peerzada and Luke Azariah. The bass is dealt with by Farhan Ali.