Srabani Sen is an eminent Rabindrasangeet Singer in Contemporary Age. She is the daughter of another noted Rabindrasangeet singer Sumitra Sen. Srabani Sen, a resident of Kolkata, studied geography from Gokhale Memorial Girls' College. Initially she opted for a career in journalism in Bengali magazine Manorama and later emerged as a prominent Rabindrasangeet singer. She was honoured with the B.F.J.A award for the best female playback singer for her soulful singing of the song 'Amala Dhabala Paaley' in the Bengali movie Utsav directed by Rituparno Ghosh.
Another prominent Rabindrasangeet singer in Contemporary Age is Srikanto Acharya. Born in Kolkata, he got trained in music from Dakshinee. He started his career as sales professional. He has provided numerous beautiful renditions of Rabindrasangeet.
Shreya Guhathakurta is another notable name in the world of Rabindrasangeet. She belongs to a renowned musical family and had started singing since a small age. She completed her musical training from Dakshinee. Shreya Guhathakurta has given performances all over the world. She has also received training from late Kanika Bandyopadhyay, who was an epitome of Rabindrasangeet. Shreya Guhathakurta gained further popularity owing to her unique style of singing that bridged the gap between the traditional style and new age presentation.
Soumita Saha is another popular Rabindrasangeet singer. She has been in the musical world since a very small age. She had overcome a lot of hardships to make a remarkable presence in the world of Rabindrasangeet.
Lopamudra Mitra is a renowned singer who has gained great fame in Rabindrasangeet too. Born and brought up in Kolkata, she started her training in Indian classical music since a small age. Her renditions are unique and soulful which are greatly admired throughout the country. She has also been honoured with various awards.
Jayati Chakraborty is another famous Rabindrasangeet Singer in Contemporary Age. Adept in classical music as well as Rabindrasangeet, the singer has provided some of the most admirable renditions. She has started performing since a small age and had sung in various tele-serials and telefilms. She has also done playback in several movies.
Swagatalakshmi Dasgupta is a Rabindrasangeet singer who has always mesmerized the audiences with her soulful singing. Her renditions are unique and involve the least use of instruments. She has sung some of the most amazing compositions of Rabindranath Tagore.
Several Rabindrasangeet singers have emerged in contemporary age who have given some of the most soothing and beautiful presentations. They have created their new and unique styles of singing which has promoted this genre of music among the common people as well. The devotion of Rabindrasangeet Singers in Contemporary Age can be well sensed in the aura they create in their renditions.
(Last Updated on : 15-07-2013)
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