IGCC is organising a musical soiree of 250 years of Bangla songs by Chandrabali Rudra Dutta from India on April 9, 2018 at 6:30pm at Kobi Sufia Kamal Auditorium, Bangladesh National Museum, Shahbagh, Dhaka. Dutta will sing Puratoni Bangla Gaan, Adhunik, DL Ray, Rajnikanta, Atulprasad, Tagore and Nazrul songs.
Dutta is a well known figure in Kolkata’s music scenario. She trained in classical vocal, Rabindra Sangeet, and other styles under renowned maestros of Kolkata namely Shri Sunil Bose, Shri Dhiren Das, the late Sj. Shailaja Ranjan Majumdar, Shri Chandidas Mal, Shri Biman Mukherjee, Shri Jatileswar Mukherjee and many others.
Dutta has won many awards and recognitions including 1st prize by the Rajya Sangeet Academy of West Bengal; an “A” grade of All India Radio; an accredited artist under “Established Category” of Indian Council for Cultural Relations. She has served as an “Expert Committee” member for senior and junior fellowship schemes under Ministry of Culture, Government of India from 2010-2014; member of Governing Body, Bengal Music College, Kolkata University since 2010, an Expert in the Audition Board of All India Radio from 2015 to the present.
She has to her credit a number of cassettes and CDs brought out by prestigious music companies. She runs a musical institution “Geetika” and is also a teacher of vocal music at Bengal Music College, Kolkata.
Entry is open to all.