As part of Saudha's facebook live concert series that began about 3 months ago and connected many musicians, dancers, poets from different cultures all around the globe, a prominent Spanish Flamenco guitarist Rafael and a Kathak dancer from India Ameera Patankar are being featured on Monday 29 June at 5pm (10pm Bangladesh).
Saudha, a leading Indian and global music, dance and poetry promoter in Europe has been broadcasting high quality presentations of arts and insightful conversations with artists almost everyday during this pandemic. This initiative has been immensely praised and appreciated by art lovers from across the globe.
The initiative has already featured a ground-breaking idea of merging and developing complimentative interpretation between painting and Indian classical music directed by T M Ahmed Kaysher. This production entails hypnotic presentations of music by Vidushi Sanhita Nandi Violinist, Dr Swarna Khuntia, Srimati Sahana Banerjee, Srimati Minakshi Majumdar and Sri Ramprapanna Bhattacharya. This series also showcased unique music by Belgian violinist Hans Vermeersch, an extremely talented interpreters of Indian classical music of this time Dr Nabanita Chowdhury, Italian contemporary mucis by a prominent band group 'Indo-Calibaristan Quinte', a finest interpreters of Banaras Gharana Padma Sri Vidushi Dr Soma Ghosh, critically acclaimed Odissi dancers Kripa Iyer and Neelambaree Pradad, Japanese singer Rena Kato, an extremely talented guitarist Jack Jennings who plays Indian classical music in guitar, singer Neomi Valzano who sings ancient Italian music pizzica-pizzica, one of the finest maestros of violin Vidushi Kala Ramnath, a critically acclaimed bharatanatyam dancer Srimati Sohini Roychowdhury, one of the leading ambassadors of Indian cinema at the world stage Sri Goutam Ghose and many other phenomenal artists.
Paneled by a polical activist Jasmine Chowdhury, spoken word artist Shaheen Mitul, poet and journalist Sarwer E Alam as well as guest members a leading Tagore singer in the UK Sri Sanjoy Dey and one of the finest semi-classical singers Sumana Mallik Basu tbis unique series has attracted a vast number of audiences from all around the world and from many different cultural traditions.
The anchor and the director of Saudha said, "It is amazing to wake up in the morning with lovely feedbacks from audiences, world class musicians, poets, theatre activists, film-makers, dancers almost everyday. This is equally wonderful to see how these live sessions are making a positive impact on people's lives and inspiring many other art organisations and art practitioners. Saudha has always been leading in terms of generating ideas and presenting exceptional art forms both from Urban and remote villages from all over the world. We present captivating performances to world music community through brining authentic baul and vaishnav music of Lalon by Tuntun Shah of Kushtia and equally very cosmopolitan performance, e.g. music by Flamenco guitarist Rafael."
BDST: 1134 HRS, JUN 29, 2020