Cultural organisation Sur Taranga organsied a music programme marking the International Mother Language Day at Music and Dance Centre of Bangladesh Shilpakala on Thursday where artistes presented popular patriotic and inspirational songs.
The programme began with a group rendition of people’s song titled ‘Tir Haara Oi Dhew-er Sagor’. The chorus also presented a patriotic song titled ‘Bhulbo Na Mora, Bhulbo Na’.
Sanjida Tasnim Shetu with her melodious voice entertained the audience rendering another patriotic song Aji Bangladesh-er Hridoy Hote.
Nadia Akhter sang two traditional bhatiali songs, including De De De Paal Tuila De and Mon Bhasaiya. Her voice modulation perfectly transported the soul-touching melody of the songs and the audience got the real taste of the bhatiali songs, which feature emotion of the boatmen.
Shiblu Boiragi and Ayesha Siddiqua rendered popular romantic folk songs Aji Jadi Jantam Re Bandhu and Bandhure Koi Pabo Taare respectively in the show.
Earlier a discussion session was held in which eminent musician and freedom fighter Ahmed Imtiaz Bulbul, freedom fighter Mohammad Maniruzzaman and others discussed on International Mother Language Day.
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