Kalika Prasad of Bengali Folk Band Dohar Excited on Bangamela USA Performance in Washington DC

Kalika Prasad of Bangla Folk Band DoharWashington DC, May 29, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Bengali folk band Dohar, founded 1999, is one of the leading Bangla folk song troupes with all of their albums gaining immense popularity, thanks to their unique sound and extensive research into folk traditions that goes into their recordings.

They have now meticulously collected more than 6,000 (six thousand) folk songs from the different part of India and Bangladesh, and their versatility also covers music of north-eastern India.

Kalika Prasad Bhattacharya of Dohar shares the group's excitement on performing at MABA Bangamela 2012 hosted by Dhroopad held during Friday 13th through Sunday the 15th of July 2012 at Ernst Community Cultural Center at Northern Virginia Community College, 8333 Little River Turnpike, Annandale, VA in the Washington DC Metro area. Visit www.bangamela2012.org for more program details, registration, tickets and schedule.

Watch a video of Kalika Prasad share the feelings of Dohar on performing for an Bengali-American audience in Washington, DC.