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Musical Event Mohona 2017 To Bring Musicians From India and Bangladesh on One Platform

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Mohona 2017-the confluence is an initiative by 87 Ward Residents’ Forum. Sayandeb Chattopadhyay is the convener of this musical event. The name Mohona means the confluence of two rivers. In this case, it is the confluence of music of West Bengal (India) and Bangladesh. Despite the border drawn, the language and culture between the two places is similar.

Drawing inspiration from such similar tastes in music and culture, this initiative has been undertaken to help the needy people in the area. Musicians from India and Bangladesh will be seen performing at this event. Some of the performers include Jojo, Lopamudra Mitra, Mehreen (Bangladesh), Avishek Basu and Vedatronic team.

The event is scheduled to take place on 27th January from 5.30pm onwards at Lake Road and Jatin Das Road crossing.

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Other Worldly Carnival organized in Kolkata; An Event with an Innovative Concept

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BBC award winning World Percussionist and Music director Abhishek Basu in association with Navodaya Entertainment organized Other Worldly Carnival at Reverb Lounge, Princeton Club.

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Other Worldly Carnival was a live musical event which was the amalgamation of fashion show, with showstopper Sayani Dutta (Tollywood Actress), body painting with psychedelic visual projection along with a small lifestyle carnival. It also marked the 10th year anniversary of Abhishek Basu’s maiden World Music Project “Ism” (Impromptu Symphonic Mind). Other than the performances of team ISM, there were four compositions performed by Abhishek’s new electronica team VEDA-TRONICS, primarily, with a ramp walk simultaneously.

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The major USP of this carnival were Shiva mantra along with new age dub step, classical Bandish set in Raag Malkauns along with electronic music grooves, beat boxing ethnic electronic composition, KRISHNA mantra performed in psychedelic rock music arrangements.

The team plans to organize similar shows all over the major cities across India in the near future.

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