Leena Taposhi Khan
Nazrul Sangeet singer Dr. Leena Taposhi Khan is a faculty member and deputy director of Shanto Mariam University of Creative Technology. She also runs Benuka Lalitkala Kendra and Anandogeet Badyam, which provide training to aspiring singers and musicians.
Dr. Leena Taposhi Khan began to receive music lessons in 1976. After graduating from the Music College in Dhaka she went to Vishwabharati University on a scholarship to study classical music in 1981. Her mentors in Shantiniketan were Mohan Singh Khangura, Younus Hossain Khan, Alok Chattyopadhyay and Kaberi Kor. During her stay in Kolkata she also received training in Nazrul Sangeet from Dhirendra Chandra Mitra. Sheikh Lutfar Rahman, Akhtar Sadmani, Narayan Chandra Boshak and Khaled Hossain were her mentors in Music College in Dhaka.
On her return from Shantiniketan, she did her Masters in Economics from Dhaka University. Leena recently has completed her PhD on 'Use of Ragas in Nazrul Songs', under the supervision of Nazrul scholar Professor Rafiqul Islam.
Leena has six albums to her credit to date. They are Nazrul Geeti (1986), Hajar Tarar Bhire (1986), Khelichho E Bishwo Loye (2000) and Tumi Ki Ashibe Na (2002), Monajat(----), Chaiti chader alo(2010).
Information credit: raindropusa, Daily Star [BD: October 9, 2006],Bangla Music
Leena Taposhi Khan- Chaiti chader alo
চৈতি চাঁদের আলো
Aadh khana chad hashe akase
Ami purabo desher Nari
Badol o jhare mor akela ghara
Baje medonggo borosar
Chaiti chadero alo
Hase akashe suktara hase
Kar bashori baje
Kashe amar naiba ele
Ore nil jamunar jol
Tobo ganeo vashay sure
Tomar golar har
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