The people. of our country fought for Liberation and freedom not only with strategies, guns and grenades, but also with poetry, words of inspiration and powerful melodies.
As we celebrate our 47th Victory Day, let us remember the many lyricists, composers, musicians and artistes, who stirred the masses with their timeless words and tunes on Shadhin Bangla Betar Kendra.
Star Melodies, an initiative of The Daily Star to promote Bangla music, will hold a special musical programme, to pay tribute to these patriots.
Noted singers Rafiqul Alam, Dalia Nausheen and Timir Nandi, along with Md Monowar Hossain Khan, Md Abu Nawsher, Sheela Bhadra, Shukti Chowdhury and Manjushree will present songs of that golden era.
The event will be held at The Daily Star Bengal Arts Precinct of The Daily Star Centre on December 11 at 6 pm.
Sadya Afreen Mallick, Chief, Culture Initiatives, The Daily Star, will host the programme.
Invitation passes can be collected from The Daily Star Centre. Seats are limited and available on a first-come first-serve basis.