A musical evening by Music Department of Dhaka University will be held at Bangladesh National Museum in the capital on Wednesday.
Indira Gandhi Cultural Centre (IGCC) is organising the evening as their regular cultural programme at Kobi Sufia Kamal Auditorium of the museum on the day at 6:00 pm.Students of DU Music Department will perform some items on Classical, Nazrul, Rabindra Sangeet and Folk Music. The programme is directed by Dr Leena Taposi, Chairperson of Music Department of Dhaka University.
Department of Music was earlier known as ‘Department of Theatre and Music’ which started Bachelor in Music course in 1998. Since then it has been one of the flourishing and ornamental departments in University of Dhaka.
Department of Music separated from Department of Theatre in 2009. There are five disciplines in this Department, namely, ‘Classical Music’, ‘Nazrul Sangeet’, ‘Rabindra Sangeet’, ‘Folk Music’, ‘Instrumental (Tabla)’. At present students are doing their B.A (Hons.) and Masters in these disciplines. All are cordially invited to attend the programme. Entry is open to all.