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Name A Musical Evening by Mr. Lucky Aakhand
Venue Indira Gandhi Cultural Centre at Gulshan in Dhaka
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Category Cultural Programme [Concert & Cultural Programme]
Time From Nov. 23, 2012, 6:30 p.m. to Nov. 23, 2012, 8:30 p.m.
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High Commission of India Cultural Centre House No. 35, Road No. 24 Gulshan-1, Dhaka Bangladesh Tel: 8850141 Fax 8850142 Email : iccdhaka@gmail.com; culture@hcidhaka.org Website : www.hcidhaka.org
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Updated At Nov. 22, 2012, 4:14 p.m.
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Indira Gandhi Culture Centre in Dhaka in association with the State Bank of India in Bangladesh and Channel i as Media Partners is organising A Musical Evening by eminent Bangladeshi exponent, Mr. Lucky Aakhand, at 6:30 PM on November 23, 2012 at the Indira Gandhi Cultural Centre, H.No. 35, Road No. 24, Gulshan-1. Born in Dhaka in 1956, Lucky Aakhand, commenced practicing the Piano, Accordion, Harmonica, Spanish Guitar etc. under the tutelage of his father at the young age of five years. He composed and arranged music of two songs in his early childhood and subsequently conducted children’s Musical Shows on TV and Radio during the period 1963-1967. Mr. Aakhand won First Prize in the category of Modern Bengali songs in 1969 from the Pakistan Art Council and also composed two Modern Bengali songs in Pakistan HMV in 1969. Subsequently, he travelled to India to participate in the Liberation War of Bangladesh and joined the “Swadheen Bangla Radio Station”. Thereafter, he joined HMV India & composed four Modern Bengali songs--two sung by Smt Bonoshri Sengupta & another two sung by Shri Gorachand Mukherji. After the Liberation War of Bangladesh, Mr. Aakhand returned to Bangladesh and joined Bangladesh Radio as a music composer, singer & musician. Mr. Aakhand has composed thousands of songs in his 34 years of musical career. In 1977 he participated at the Bristol International Music Festival. He toured several countries of Europe in 1979 for performances. He composed a Special Grand Show for Children on BTV that was highly appreciated and was awarded the 2nd prize in Yugoslavia in 1979. He composed the first in-Flight music for Bangladesh Biman. Mr. Aakhand presently performs with “Happy Touch” on Stage & composes songs. You are cordially invited to participate in “The Musical Evening” by Mr. Lucky Aakhand at 6:30PM on November 23, 2012, at the Indira Gandhi Cultural Centre in Gulshan-1. Entry is open (There is no need to collect Invitation Pass).