Indira Gandhi Cultural Centre (IGCC) in association with Asian Paints, IRCON and Marico Bangladesh is organising An Evening of Rabindra Sangeet by promising Bangladeshi artist, Mr. Swapnil Shojib at 6:30 PM on May 3, 2014 at the IGCC, House No. 35, Road No. 24, Gulshan-1, Dhaka.
Born in 1991 at Faridpur, Mr. Shojib trained in Rabindra Sangeet under eminent exponents of the genre such as Rezwana Chowdhuri Bannya, Late Wahedul Hoque, Lily Islam, Sraboni Sen and Poroma Banerjee. He also learnt Hindustani Classical Vocal Music and Loghu Shangeet from celebrated artist Ustad Ali Imam Chowdhuri.
A prolific singer, Mr. Shojib has released a cassette “Amar Gaan” in 2002 and three solo musical CDs from Bangladesh and another from Kolkata –The Tagore Treasury. He has also rendered voice for—“Shruti Geetobitan and Notun Tara-2 release in 2011”. He has also participated in Tagore’s Dance Drama “Mayar Khela”.
Mr. Shojib has won several awards such as the “Prothom Maan” award in 2007, 2009 and 2011, and awards from prominent cultural organizations such as Rabindra Bengal Foundation (Kolkata), Khelaghor and Nirnoy.
Mr. Shojib is a regular artist in Bangladesh Television and Betar. He regularly performs in different TV channels of Bangladesh and India. He has participated in prestigious stage concerts in Bangladesh, India, U.K. and Australia. He is associated with different cultural organisations of Bangladesh such as Bangladesh Rabindra Sangeet Shilpi Shangstha, Surer Dhara and Shadhona Shangskritik Mondal.
You are cordially invited to attend An Evening of Rabindra Sangeet by Mr. Swapnil Shojib at 6:30 PM on May 3, 2014 at the Indira Gandhi Cultural Centre, House No. 35, Road No. 24, Gulshan-1, Dhaka.