Eminent veteran actor Soumitra Chatterjee needs no introduction. He has already made a mark in the minds and hearts of the cine-goers with his mind boggling performances in many a film. He is also fondly remembered by many as one of the most handsome Feludas that we ever have seen. The actor turned poet and it is his poetry which has been presented by Debalina Ghosh in the album Smaraniya Roddur Theke. Debalina Ghosh has been giving music to the poems written by the actor.
The music album launch ceremony took place at Starmark, South City Mall in the presence of Debalina Ghosh, Soumitra Chatterjee, Debojyoti Mishra, Raja Narayan Deb, Subhaprasanna, Jogen Chowdhury and others. Popular Bangla band Cactus’s band members were also present at the occasion.
Smaraniya Roddur Theke consists of seven poems from the huge number of poems written by the eminent actor. Debalina Ghosh has composed the music for this album and also bound the poems with her soulful music arrangement.
Speaking at the occasion Subhaprasanna said “Soumitra Chatterjee is a living legend and also a multi-talented individual. All through these years he has been mesmerizing us with his acting skills and now he will be captivating us with his use of words in his poetry. He never ceases to amaze me”.
Debalina Ghosh started a career in music about three years back. She performed in various live shows in Bangalore. After coming back to Kolkata she has worked with music composer Debojyoti Mishra. She has also performed with Debojyoti Mishra’s live troupe. Debalina has also lent her voice to a song in Aparna Sen’s Goynar Baksho.
Priced at Rs. 120, the music album has been brought out by Rooh Media Pvt Ltd and will make for a good collector’s item for sure.