Rabindranath Tagore was a prolific poet, writer, composer, artist and lecturer. He reshaped Bengali literature and music, and Indian art, ultimately winning the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1913. Ms. Chakraborty is a recording artist, a vocal teacher, and has been performing for over 25 years. She is a lover of Tagore's work, and is bringing her performance and interpretation of his poems and music to the Boxborough library. She will be performing with a live band, and projecting the lyrics' English translations on screen while she sings. Come to be transported away from our daily life and let the beauty of song and poem take you on a journey.
Vocalist: Maitreyee Chakraborty
Harmonium: Monami Roy
Tabla: Koushik Chakrabarty
Guitar: Debadeep Bhattacharyya
This event is made possible by an AB Cultural Council Grant.