Runa Laila to celebrate 50 years in music through concert

April 9, 2015

Runa Laila to celebrate 50 years in music through concerthLegendary singer Runa Laila will celebrate her 50 years in music through a concert tomorrow at the Bangabandhu International Conference Center.
Two Bollywood celebrities, singer cum actor Fawad Afzal Khan and playback singer Krishnakumar Kunnath, widely known as KK, will join the singer on stage at the concert titled Celebration of Music organised by Entourage Entertainment.
Tickets will be available at the outlets Read more

People’s songs move audience at public library

April 1, 2015

People’s songs move audience at public libraryhBangladesh Udichi Shilpi Gosthi organised an evening of people’s songs with a local and two Indian singers on Monday, bringing down the curtain on a festival dedicated to the musical genre hosted by Udichi to celebrate the birth anniversary of its founder.
The event, held at the Shawkat Osman Memorial Auditorium at the Central Public Library, featured Khulna-based Swapan Kumar Read more

Poetry recitation marks Independence Day

March 29, 2015

Poetry recitation marks Independence DayhRecitation troupe Bak Shilpangan observed the Independence Day with a poetry reading programme at the Rabindra Sarobar in Dhanmondi on Friday.
Titled Shekol Bhangar Poddo, the programme featured solo and group recitations by the members of the host organisation as well as invited organisations such as Tulika, Ankan and Khelaghor.
The event began with a chorus presentation of the motivational song Nongor Tolo Tolo Read more

Liberation War Museum celebrates 19th anniv

March 25, 2015

Liberation War Museum celebrates 19th annivhThe Liberation War Museum is hosting a weeklong cultural festival to celebrate its 19th founding anniversary as well as the Independence Day at its Segun Bagicha office in Dhaka.
The event, which began on Sunday, is featuring dance, music, recitation and theatre – presented by different cultural organisations and culturally-based student organisations every evening.On the opening day on Sunday, painter Biren Shome Read more

Peoples song contest held at JnU

March 12, 2015

Peoples song contest held at JnUhA peoples song competition was held at the Abakash Bhaban of Jagannath University on Tuesday in which about 20 students of different departments participated.
The Jagannath University unit of Bangladesh Udichi Shilpi Gosthi organised the contest as part of a national mass-song competition.
Md Moinul Haque received the first prize of the competition while Israt Jahan Mim Read more

The evolutionary journey of female singers

March 9, 2015

The evolutionary journey of female singershThe journey for female singers has never been easy. From religious prohibitions to social browbeating, from undue favouritism to problems in getting recognition and complications related to album release – the challenges have been many and divergent, faced more or less by many singers.
Some of the challenges have changed faces with time, and some that were once faced by the female singers have ceased to exist. Read more

Saurav Kumar presents classical music at IGCC

March 9, 2015

Saurav Kumar presents classical music at IGCChIndian classical musician Dr Saurav Kumar Nahar in his solo musical recital presented different types of Hindustani ragas at the Indira Gandhi Cultural Centre on Saturday.
Saurav, a musical teacher at the centre, in his almost two-hour show improvised the evening raga yamon and the morning raga raga bhairabi. In addition, he presented a thumri, a raga based composition, a bhajan and a song related to Read more

Shohortoli boosts cricketers releasing song

March 5, 2015

Shohortoli boosts cricketers releasing songhRock band Shohortoli released a music video of a new song on youtube to boost the Bangladesh national cricket team in the ICC World Cup 2015 tournament.
The song, Bangla Wash, has been written by Tapon Mahmud and composed by Mishu Khan.
The song has already created a buzz among the cricket lovers. ‘Bangla Wash is our tribute to the cricket team. Through the song we Read more

Shuvo releases song for Bangladesh team

March 5, 2015

Shuvo releases song for Bangladesh teamhTo cheer the Bangladesh cricket team along for the ICC World Cup, singer Moidul Islam Khan Shuvo has released a new song called “Ora Aschhe”. Shuvo says the song, sung by him along with Baul Shafi Mondal, Tumpa, Chandana Majumdar and Adnan, is a tribute to our cricket heroes. Inspired by Bangladesh’s national team jersey, which is based on the Sundarbans, the song is accompanied by a video depicting the cricket-loving Read more

”My songs are meant for my fans” …Nancy

March 4, 2015

Chit Chat
”My songs are meant for my fans” …Nancy
My songs are meant for my fans ...NancyhNancy, a popular singer, started her career in 2002. She has sung several jingles for TV. She became an enlisted artist at Bangladesh Betar in 2002 as a Nazrul, modern and folk singer, but her pop music career has garnered her popularity over the years.
In a recent conversation, she talked about bits and pieces of her life.
What is your hobby?
Nancy: I love reading and collecting Read more

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