Sri Lankan composer known for his unique style of music that fused Sinhala folk tunes, Hindustani music, and Western music.He was known to be the only Sri Lankan musician to create opera.He and James Horner were both well-known film composers.BEFORE FAME
He became a member of Radio Ceylon after an audition, and later made his debut as a composer for the film Roddie Kella.PERSONAL LIFE
He was raised in Talpitiya, Wadduwa. He mastered the flute during his teens.FUN FACTS
Composer Premasiri Khemadasa were born on Monday, birthstone is Garnet, the seaon was Winter in the Chinese year of Ox, it is 23 days until Premasiri Khemadasa next birthday.