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    Nurturing of Bhawaiya songs stressed

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Rangpur | Updated at 12:00am on January 02, 2020

    Cultural personalities called for preservation and nurturing of Bhawaiya songs at a Bhawaiya workshop held in Rangpur city on Tuesday. Bhawaiya Angan, an organisation of...

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    Farida Parveen celebrates golden jubilee in music

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 01, 2020

    Renowned Lalon artiste Farida Parveen celebrated five decades of her singing career at Music and Dance Centre of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Monday. Lalon Research...

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    Music arena mourns Basudeb Ghose

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:20pm on December 30, 2019

    Peers and colleagues expressed deep shock at the death of music director Basudeb Ghose, who passed away at 10:00pm on Sunday. He was 51. He...

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    Abbasuddin Ahmed’s 60th death anniversary today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:44pm on December 29, 2019

    Today is the 60th death anniversary of legendary singer Abbasuddin Ahmed, who played a major role in promoting Bengali folk songs in the global arena....

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    George Michael’s sister dies on anniversary of pop icon’s death

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on December 29, 2019

    The sister of the late British pop icon George Michael was found dead on Christmas Day, three years to the day after the singer-songwriter passed...

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    ‘Gaaner Jhorna Tolay’: a feast for ears

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on December 29, 2019

    Music lovers lent their ears to diverse genre songs and instrumental recitals at three-day Gaaner Jhorna Tolay that ended at Bengal Shilpalay on Saturday. The...

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    Legendary German tenor Peter Schreier dies aged 84

    Agence France-Presse . Frankfurt am Main | Updated at 10:16pm on December 27, 2019

    German singer and conductor Peter Schreier, widely regarded as one of the leading lyric tenors of the 20th century, has died at the age of...

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    Metal lovers feast on Artcellism

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:26pm on December 25, 2019

    Metal lovers in Dhaka were in treat at the concert, titled ‘20 years of Artcellism’, held at International Convention City, Bashundhara in capital’s Kuril on...

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    Miles celebrates four decades

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:23pm on December 25, 2019

    One of the oldest bands of the country, Miles, celebrated its four decades through a gala concert held at Hall-3 of International Convention City, Bashundhara...

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    Three-day ‘Gaaner Jharna Tolay’ begins Dec 26

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on December 25, 2019

    A three-day programme featuring performances by leading and upcoming singers will commence at Bengal Shilpalay in Dhaka on Thursday, says a press release. The event,...