This 21st of June, the Live In Series hosted a very special evening. Arko Mukharjee and Saurav Moni collaborated to create a new sound.
Arko Mukhaerjee has been formally trained in Indian classical music, but is equally versatile with Western and Indian folk songs, blues, soul and tribal music styles. Arko has collaborated with music projects in France, England, Germany and played at several festivals in Europe. He’s also a playback singer, nominated for national awards.
Saurav Moni comes from a village in the Sundarbans near the Bangladesh border. His music comes from the songs of boatmen, peasants and wandering minstrels of the two Bengals – West Bengal and Bangladesh.
This collaboration has Arko Mukhaerjee and Saurav Moni featuring classical guitaristTheophilus Benjamin, Rajkumar Sengupta and Ritoban Das (Ludo) at the Kalikapur Community Centre.