Bollywood gave us films that blow us away and remembered for years; be it concept, presentation, acting or music, some movies excelled in all segments. But there were films, completely botched in most sections except its music that rocked. A soundtrack can make or break a film, so the composer, as he is the key craftsman of its musical structure. Bollywood has gifted us many such amazing geniuses, a large number of them are from the soil of Bengal, who have exposed their class and proficiency, taken Bollywood music to the extreme level. Be it folk or rhythmic disco, classical or modern, experimental or traditional..these Bengali architects have fashioned Bollywood music with profound contentment and serenity. From lyrical solos, mawkish duets, boisterous dance numbers or a romantic tune..the repertoire is vast.
Radius will present few glimpses of these jewels, through a journey towards discovering and enjoying gold nuggets of such immortal rich music, weaved by four of the most protuberant and maverick Bengali composers of Bollywood S D Burman, Salil Chowdhury, Hemant Kumar & R D Burman..in the concert named as ”Mortal Man, Immortal Melodies” - A tribute to Bengali composers in Bollywood.
Artists: Trijoy Deb, Dipanwita Choudhury, Anwesha Dutta, Arnab Bose, Sagnik Chakraborty, Satinath Mukhopadhyay, Roopsha Dasgupta Ray, Sudipta Saha