Indira Gandhi Cultural Centre of the High Commission of India, Dhaka, organised an online event on Classical Music ‘Malhar Shondhya’ based on Classical Raagas under Malhar Group on Friday. Renowned artistes from Bangladesh and India performed at the event.
Malhar is generally performed to welcome rains. Legendary Rabindra Sangeet Singer and ICCR alumnus Rezwana Choudhury Bannya from Bangladesh performed melodious Rabindra Malhar based on mix of Malhar Raagas with basics of Raaga Miyan ki Malhar. Renowned Classical Vocalist from Bangladesh Pt. Swarnamay Chakraborty rendered melodious Raaga Megh Malhar.
Eminent Sarod Player Rajrupa Chowdhury played melodious Raag Miyaan Ki Malhar followed by a small composition on Mirabai ki Malhar.
The performances were highly appreciated by viewers from all over the globe.