Bangla Radio Archive - 2019

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Welcome 2019 - Recollecting memories at Merimbula seashores (Part 2) and Farewell singer Dwijen Mukhopadhay [Photo: Dr. Tanvir Hossain]
07 Jan 2019 MP3

This week's program, the first in 2019, presented (1) part two of the stories of Bangladeshi expatriates in Canberra, the capital of Australia broadcast last week, and (2) paid tribute to singer Dwijen Mukhopadhay from West Bengal, India who died last month at the age of 91. The interview recorded in a southeast Australia coastal resort in Merimbula during Christmas holidays covered past life, expectations and achievements of the first generation Bangladeshi migrants in Canberra. The instrumental used in the program was played by Pandit Kashinath Misra and Anuradha Chaurashia. The singer of the song was Dwijen Mukhopadhay. This week's program was produced and presented by Ehsan Ullah.

Inauguration of Canberra recitation group 'Kabbo-Kothon' (Part 3) [Photo: Shamsuddin Shafi Biplob]
14 Jan 2019 MP3

This week's program presented part 3 of recording from the inauguration event of - 'Kabbo-Kothon' - held at the Taylor Primary School, Kambah in Canberra on 17th November 2018. His Excellency Mohammad Sufiur Rahman, High Commissioner of Bangladesh to Australia and New Zealand was the Chief Guest of the event. 'Kabbo-Kothon' is a new-age recitation group that focuses on presentation techniques of words, poems and music. Participants were: Shamsuddin Shafi Biplob, Bushra Khanum, Shrabani Paul Purkayastha, Rajib Paul, Sadia Afrin, Anthony William Amit and Ashraful Alam. This week's program was produced and presented by Shamsuddin Shafi Biplob.

Nancy in Canberra [Photo: AmazingMedia]
21 Jan 2019 MP3

This week's program presented an interview with popular Bangladeshi singer Nancy (Nazmun Munira Nancy) during her recent concert in Canberra, Australia. Nancy has won the Bangladesh National Film Award for Best Female Playback Singer for her playback in the film Projapoti. She has received Meril Prothom Alo Awards - Best Female Singer Award for six times. The concert was organised by ATN Canberra on 2 Nov 2018 at the Gungahlin College Theatre. The song played in the program was sung by Nancy. This week's program was produced and presented by Raquibul Sheikh.