Bangladesh and West Bengal Come Together at Bangla Gaaner Utshob Kolkata at ITC Sangeet Research Academy Tollygunje

By Piyali Pal

Bangla Ganer Utshob Kolkata

Bangla Ganer Utshob Kolkata

Bangla Ganer Utshob Kolkata

Bangla Ganer Utshob Kolkata

Kolkata, February 10, 2013 (Washington Bangla Radio): Bengal Foundation of Dhaka, Bangladesh in joint collaboration with ITC Sangeet Research Academy organized "Bangla Gaaner Utshob Kolkata 2013" at ITC Sangeet Research Academy in tribute to the great poet Kazi Nazrul Islam to give music from Bangladesh and West Bengal a common platform. The  captivating evening commenced with the magical voice of the singer Nabanita with her folk song band as she presented at Bangla Gaaner Utshob, Kolkata With the heartfelt speech on Baul and Lalan songs.

Bangla Ganer Utshob Kolkata

Bangla Ganer Utshob Kolkata

Bangla Ganer Utshob Kolkata

The evening was full of Rabindra Nath Tagore's immortal creations of songs with the original aesthetic appeal, Jibanmukhi songs and Lalan Fakir songs as presented by artists Arnab, Krishnakali, Arko with their exceptional vocal magic that mesmerized the audiences through the evening.

With the presence of honorable guests touched the heart of the admirers. Among the guests were Mr. Sujoy Chanda (Deputy Commissioner- EF),  Pandit Arun Bhaduri, Pandit Ajay Chackroborty, Legendary Srimati Girija Devi, Shama Rahman (Singer from Bangladesh) and many more guests from different fields of performing arts.

In essence the musical evening has been truly mesmerizing experience with the songs, bands and moreover music admirers from countries delivering message of 'Love' for the audiences. We wish the very best for the rest of the event and future courses of 'Bengal Foundation'.

Bangla Ganer Utshob Kolkata

Bangla Ganer Utshob Kolkata

Bangla Ganer Utshob Kolkata

Bangla Ganer Utshob Kolkata