Sept 5, 2011 (Calcutta Tube / IBNS): Music has existed from as long as man has been capable of recognizing rhythm and utilizing it to create a beat. Music remains void without the confines of melody and rhythm added by the marvelous performance by Pt Debojyoti Bose & Pt Subhankar Banerjee, Live in India, at ICCR.
[ReviewAZON asin=”B000XU3P7C” display=”inlinepost”]Conceived by lawyer Avik Saha and carefully curated by internationally renowned music maestro Bickram Ghosh, the biggest mass movement in music ever has been rolled out in Kolkata on Sept 3, 2011.
The Live In series (sponsored by the Siddha Group, presented by Bickram Ghosh, hosted by the Calcutta Classical Guitar Society, partnered by Calcutta School of Music, Weavers Studio Centre for the Arts, Congo Square Jazz Festival, Baul Fakir Utsab and People United for Better Living in Calcutta) was launched to return to the citizens their fundamental right to choose the genre of Live Music they want to hear, in settings as far apart as acoustic concert halls to open parks. It has an essence of its own which has made the skies pour with rain and swayed a thousand hearts. This astounding strength of music to touch millions of hearts needs to be conveyed among vibrant minds of today that are typically pushed to excel in highly complicated environment.