Indira Gandhi Cultural Centre has organised an evening of Nazrul Sangeet by eminent Nazrul singer Khairul Anam Shakil at Poet Sufia Kamal Auditorium, Bangladesh National Museum in Dhaka at 6:30pm today. The artiste will perform songs from various genres like Kavyageeti, Rasa-based, Ghazal-ang, Islamic and Shyama Sangeet composed by our National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam.
The artiste will render a Ghazal-ang song “E Nohe Bilash Bondhu”, the raga-inspired song “Prothomo Prodeep Jwalo” (Patdweep), an Islamic number “Aye Moru Parer Hawa” and a Shyama Sangeet “Bol Rey Joba Bol” at the soiree.
Khairul Anam Shakil is one of the most well-known Nazrul Sangeet exponents of Bangladesh. His music combines artistic vocal skills with meticulous attention to the authentic compositions of Kazi Nazrul Islam.
Shakil, a special grade artiste of Bangladesh Television and Bangladesh Betar, is regularly invited to perform in Nazrul concerts in India, Canada, USA, UK and Australia. Shakil is also a member of the Trustee Board of Nazrul Institute and the Vice President of Chhayanaut Cultural Organisation, and a faculty member of the Department of Music, University of Dhaka.