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    Elma follows in her father’s footsteps

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:53pm on May 20, 2018

    Elma Siddiqui, daughter of late eminent folk singer and flautist Bari Siddiqui, hopes to pursue a career as a singer of traditional songs following in...

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    Classical musicians bemoan lack of patronage

    Monwarul Islam | Updated at 08:02pm on May 19, 2018

    Lack of patronage and shortage of classical shows is making it difficult for classical musicians to earn a decent living. Besides, classical artistes aren’t highly...

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    Jannat-e-Ferdousi presents classic Bangla songs

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:02pm on May 17, 2018

    Nazrul Sangeet singer Jannat-e-Ferdousi entertained the audience presenting popular songs of yesteryears at a solo show held at Sufia Kamal Auditorium of...

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    Pocket edition of Gitabitan launched

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:41pm on May 16, 2018

    Rabindra Academy launched a pocket edition of Gitabitan on Tuesday celebrating Nobel laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore’s 157th birth anniversary at Sufia Kamal Auditorium of Bangladesh...

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    2-day cultural competition ends in Manikganj

    Shahjahan Biswas . Manikganj | Updated at 08:16pm on May 15, 2018

    A two-day recitation, music and dance competition organised by Manikganj-based Babul Foundation ended at the auditorium of Shivalaya upazila parishad in Manikganj on Monday....

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    Rita Ora ‘sorry’ for song

    Culture Desk | Updated at 05:57pm on May 15, 2018

    Rita Ora has apologised after criticism of her song Girls by several LGBTQ musicians. Singers including Kehlani and Hayley Kiyo said the lyrics were...

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    IUB organises Rabindro Utsab

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:28pm on May 14, 2018

    To celebrate the 157 birth anniversary of Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore, Independent University, Bangladesh, in association with cultural organisation Shadhona, organised a two-day Rabindro Utsab...

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    Underprivileged children present music, dance

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:25pm on May 13, 2018

    Underprivileged children presented diverse songs, poems and dance recitals to the delight of the audience at a programme held at Abdul Karim Sahitya Bisharad hall...

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    Tagore’s patriotic songs presented

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:23pm on May 13, 2018

    Artistes of music school Surtirtha entertained the audience presenting patriotic songs penned by Nobel laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore at a programme held at the main...

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    Mita Haque honoured at Tagore music fest

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:22pm on May 13, 2018

    Renowned Tagore singer Mita Haque was honoured by Bangladesh Rabindrasangeet Shilpi Sangstha on the concluding day of the three-day Jatiya Rabindrasangeet Utsab at Shawkat Osman...