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    Bhawaiya artistes demand centre

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:38pm on January 17, 2017

    Bhawaiya artistes have long been demanding the formation of a centre that they believe could help in the promotion, preservation and popularisation of Bhawaiya, a...

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    Tagore songs inspired by ragas presented

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:17pm on January 14, 2017

    A group of musicians presented songs of Rabindranath Tagore that were inspired by evening ragas at a programme at the Chhayanaut auditorium on Friday...

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    Grandson steals Bismillah Khan's shehnais

    BBC | Updated at 09:35pm on January 11, 2017

    The grandson of late Indian musician Ustad Bismillah Khan has been arrested for stealing and selling five instruments belonging to the maestro...

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    Dotara orchestra moves audience

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:16pm on January 08, 2017

    A musical show featuring a dotara performance by an orchestra was held at the Music and Dance Centre of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on...

  • Traditional songs presented at Shilpakala Academy

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:07pm on January 07, 2017

    Noted and up-and-coming singers presented traditional songs at a programme at the Music and Dance Centre of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Friday...

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    Shironamhin’s sixth album in pipeline

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:43pm on January 06, 2017

    Popular band Shironamhin is working on its next album which is yet to get a release date. The album is part of a yearlong initiative...

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    Singer Shaon bags award in India

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:55pm on January 05, 2017

    Local singer Shaon Chowdhury bagged an award titled Indo-Bangla Cultural Award declared in the last week of November 2016 in...

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    Tapan Chy makes comeback after 13 years

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:27pm on January 04, 2017

    Popular singer Tapan Chowdhury will release his new solo after a hiatus of 13 years on January 7. The album, Phire Elam, which is the...

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    Janet Jackson, 50, announces birth of first child

    Reuters | Updated at 02:50pm on January 04, 2017

    Pop star Janet Jackson gave birth on Tuesday to her first child, a boy, at the age of 50, her publicist said. ‘Janet Jackson and...

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    Complete digitisation may help music industry

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:17pm on January 03, 2017

    Complete digitisation may be the way out of misery for the struggling music industry, say industry insiders...