|Published : 15 Mar 2017, 00:13:13|
IUB holds sitar recital evening
Independent University, Bangladesh in association with Shadhona, a centre for the advancement of South Asian culture, hosted an engrossing and enchanting Sitar Recital Evening performed by renowned sitar player Irshad Khan at IUB Auditorium in Bashundhara in the city recently, said a press release.
During his two- hour performance, this eminent sitar player made the audience spellbound through raga Yeameni, Khambaje Dadra and Thumri in raga Bhairavi.
Irshad Khan is the son of Ustad Imrat Khan and nephew of Ustad Vilayat Khan, the highly acknowledged classical musicians of the sub-continent.
The programme was enjoyed by Dr. A Majeed Khan, President Emeritus and Founder President of IUB; Abdul Hai Sarker, Chairman, ESTCDT; Rashed Chowdhury, Chairman, Board of Trustees, IUB; Prof. M. Omar Rahman, Vice Chancellor, IUB; Deans and management of IUB.