Lusher performs at Private Rooftop in Kolkata

[Lusher Jazz Blues Quartet From Kolkata]

Calcutta, April 21, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio) Due to the excise ban during elections, the 25th April edition of Monday Jazz is being moved to a private rooftop at 9 Mayfair Road. All are welcome. For details please call : 9748195596

Monday Jazz Private Edition: 25 April 2011
25 April 2011
8:00 pm onwards


Reimar Volker on Saxophone

Reimar Volker was born in 1967 in Berlin. From 1990-95 he studied music education at the Hochschule der Künste in Berlin, majored in saxophone (studying with Detlef Bennsman and Christof Griese) and received a diploma in music education. Since 1984 he has been musically active as a jazz, chamber and orchestra musician. He has been involved in radio and CD productions of the Süddeutsche Rundfunk (SDR) in Stuttgart and Sony Music Deutschland; he has made many concert appearances and toured in Germany and abroad; he has performed with various ensembles and orchestras, including the Ensemble Modern, Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin, and Philharmonie Frankfurt/Oder.

Nondon Bagchi on Drums

Nondon Bagchi started playing in December 1968, thus completing 42 years of playing professionally with some of India’s biggest rock, jazz and fusion bands.

He’s currently the centripetal force behind Kolkata’s favorite retro-rock outfit Hip Pocket as drummer and vocalist. Also known for being a well published food critic and accomplished cook, Nondon Bagchi is one of Kolkata’s most active and beloved music personalities.

Debabrata ‘Bapai’ Mitra on Keys

Debabrata Mitra a self taught jazz pianist, is one of the most accomplished jazz musicians in the country. He has played with a wide variety of musicians, including outfits from abroad, over the last three decades. He is also a master composer, arranger and band leader specialising in jazz and jazz-oriented music.

Mainak ‘Bumpy’ Nag Chowdhury on Bass

Mainak Nag Chowdhury, also known as ‘Bumpy’ in the national and international music scene, has worked extensively as a bass player and music producer in countries like China, Belgium, Bangladesh, France, Germany, Indonesia, United Kingdom, United States and United Arab Emirates apart from performing across the length and breadth of India.