Udayan Banerjee - Recitation of His Bengali Poem "Stephen Court"



Udayan Banerjee: Bangla Kobita Abritti (Bengali Poem Recitation)
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Udayan BanerjeeWashington, DC, June 10, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Poet, Elocutionist and Singer Udayan Banerjee recites Stephen Court - his poem about the disastrous fire that destroyed Stephen Court House in Kolkata and took 43 lives on March 23, 2010.

Udayan's first book of poetry “Kobitar Bisforan” was published in 2011 in Kolkata and has been selected at Sarat Samity (a library situated at Aswini Datta Road, Near Triangular Park, Kolkata, where the great writer Kathasahityik  Sarat Chandra Chattopadhayay once resided) for their members/readers.

Besides writing poems, Udayan sings Bengali Modern Songs and his own compositions, and ‘acts’ (he prefers to not call it "recitation") his own poems. He has studied singing techniques as well as some unique vocal exercises with his two music teachers - Kabir Suman and Anjan Mukherjee who is a disciple of the great composers Prabir Majumdar & Sudhin Dasgupta.

Udayan lives in Kolkata with his wife Sujata and daughter Sargam and works with an engineering company as a Project Manager, and can be reached by e-mail at udayan1969 [at] gmail [dot] com.