By Chitra Prakash
Chennai, March 12 (IANS) After waiting for seven years, India's most famous contemporary music composer A.R. Rahman Wednesday launched his first full-fledged orchestra. It has been named "Global Music" and is the first homegrown orchestra.
"I kept hearing someone is setting up an orchestra and waited for seven long years for someone else to set up an orchestra like the New York, London or Budapest Philharmonic in India. But it did not happen", Rahman, whose recent works include music for "Guru" and "Jodhaa Akbar", told the media here.
"Whenever I want to compose for an orchestra, I have to go to London or Budapest," he complained.
The music maestro announced setting up of the