An all-round musician and atrendsetter, RD Burman, betterknown as ‘Pancham da’, was one of the most prolific music directors that Indiahad ever produced. The iconic music maestro revolutionized the music scene inthe country forever.
It’s heartening to know that musiclovers of the city will get a rare opportunity to relive the evergreencompositions of the legendary RD. A music competition on the occasion of RDBurman’s 25th death anniversary, organised under the aegis of NorthEast RD Burman Fan Club, is scheduled to be held on January 5 at the DistrictLibrary in Guwahati. The winning contestants stand to gain cash prizes, certificates and a trophy. There will be separate categories for men and womenand the contestants will have to perform from 30 RD-composed numbers selectedfor each category. On the other hand, RD Burman Fan Club will sponsor a musicvideo on the winner of the competition. The minimum age limit for thecompetition is 16 years. The singing contest will be followed by a culturalshow where various well-known and upcoming artistes of Assam will perform andpay tribute to the legend. A souvenir on Pancham will also be launched on theoccasion.
The participants can collect their forms from the address Borbora Building, 2nd Floor, Rajgarh, newr 2nd Byelane, Guwahati-3. The last day of submission of forms is January 3, 2019.
The interested participantscan also contact at the numbers: 87619-43543, 9864097635, 86380-46388 and 98640-10410 for further enquiries.