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    Songs of Rabindranath, Ajit Roy presented

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:41pm on September 17, 2017

    Timeless songs of Nobel laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore and eminent singer-composer Ajit Roy were presented at a programme held at the Music and Dance Centre...

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    U2 cancels concert in protest-hit St Louis

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 09:45am on September 17, 2017

    Rock giants U2 called off a concert planned for Saturday night in St Louis, Missouri as the US city braced for a second day of...

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    Tagore’s songs glorifying monsoon, spring presented

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:32pm on September 16, 2017

    Rabindra Sangeet singer Chhaya Karmakar entertained the audience at a solo show featuring Rabindranath Tagore’s songs glorifying the seasons of monsoon and spring at the...

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    George Harrison’s sitar to be auctioned

    BBC | Updated at 01:59pm on September 15, 2017

    A sitar owned and played by George Harrison is going to be auctioned in the United States. The instrument, purchased from a shop...

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    ‘Digital music can’t match acoustic tunes’

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:47pm on September 13, 2017

    Eminent music director Sheikh Sadi Khan told New Age that now-a-days music is being created digitally on computers and keyboards but digitally produced tunes can...

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    Musicians neglected, deprived 

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:23pm on September 12, 2017

    Musicians are neglected and deprived of their dues in the country’s music industry, said speakers at the third national conference of Bangladesh Musicians’ Foundation at...

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    Farida Parveen presents Lalon songs at BNM

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:16pm on September 11, 2017

    Noted Lalon singer Farida Parveen, Samir Baul and others entertained the audience by singing Lalon songs at a programme held at the main auditorium of...

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    Noted Bangladeshi artistes to perform at South Asian music fest

    Culture Correspondent | Updated at 10:09pm on September 11, 2017

    A four-day classical music festival featuring eminent artistes from both Bangladesh and India will be held from September 21 to September 24 in Sands Theatre,...

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    Cello-piano concert draws huge crowd at AFD

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:31pm on September 09, 2017

    Noted cellist Philip Hazra and Russian pianist Yulia Evdokimova entertained the audience at a western classical music concert held at La Galerie of Alliance Française...

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    Tagore singer Toma entertains audience at BNM

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:30pm on September 09, 2017

    Tagore singer Tanjina Toma, who has been singing and teaching Rabindra Sangeet for years, entertained the music lovers at a solo show at Sufia Kamal...