Marking the 39th death anniversary of our National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam, Star Melodies of The Daily Star is organising a musical event “Pubali Poboney Banshi Bajey” at 6:30pm on August 31 at its AS Mahmud Hall. Nazrul Sangeet singers Salahuddin Ahmed, Sharmin Sathi Islam, Anindita Chowdhury and Nishat Ahmed Zishan are the featured artistes of the event.
In her long time music career, National Film Award winning singer Samina Chowdhury is going to face a different type of experience. Today is her birthday. She will celebrate her birthday in different way. Basically on her birthday Samina Chowdhury doesn’t take any working schedule. She wants to give time to her family members. She prefers to give time to them.But this year she will break its continuation.
A 16 member dance team participated in the Awa Odori Festival on August 13 and 14 in Tokushima, Japan. The dance form dates back to 1587 and now the festival is the seasonal delight of Tokushima when the entire city resounds with music and dance. The Bangladesh team was led by noted cultural personality, Ramendu Majumdar and the choreography was done by Kabirul Islam Ratan.
Tareque Masud is one of those talents who took Bangladeshi cinema to the global stage. Most of us are familiar with his cinematic approach, but few know of his song-writing prowess. Masud wrote songs for his films and cherished it as a form of art. On his fourth death anniversary (today, August 13), we revisit this other side of the gifted filmmaker.
The much anticipated music video Mon Ghumay Re from Habib Wahid’s new album finally gets a release date sanctioned on August 16. The singer made the announcement via Facebook yesterday saying, “Really excited about it and can’t wait to share it with you all! The music video seems fantastic.”
Rabindranath's music has inspired all kinds of musicians in this part of the world for decades. Both lyrically and melodically, Rabindra Sangeet's appeal has transcended beyond just the purist practitioners – to creative young musicians who have interpreted the songs, keeping the essence of Rabindra Sangeet intact.
The incredibly talented gem of the Indian Film Industry, Kishore Kumar was not only an immensely captivating singer but also a fine actor, music director, lyricist, storyteller, film producer and a director.
Newly formed rock band, Indalo’s debut studio album was previously scheduled to hit the stores last July but they couldn’t finish recording in time. Altering their plans, the band is set to release a music video before the complete album comes out.