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Satyaki Banerjee

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Native name  सात्यकी बनर्जी
Years active  2005 – present
Birth name  Satyaki Banerjee
Name  Satyaki Banerjee

Genres  Hindustani folk music
Role  Composer
Instruments  Sarod, Dotara
Origin  India
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Similar  Mousumi Bhowmik, Sahana Bajpaie, Paban Das Baul, Anupam Roy, Farida Parveen

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Satyaki Banerjee (Bengali: সাত্যকি ব্যানার্জি, Hindi: सात्यकी बनर्जी) is an Indian Bengali composer. He is a part of an Anglo-Bengali band with members in Kolkata and London. He plays instruments like Dotara and sarod give his performance on both classical and folk. He studied the sarod with the late Pandit Dipak Chowdhury and now trains under Pandit Tejendra Narayan Majumdar. He picked up the dotara in the company of practising folk musicians, in akhras and melas and in him the classical and folk meld to evolve into a unique style of playing. He is also a self-taught oud and rebab player, besides being a magnificent singer of mostly Bengali mystical poetry, in the baul and kirtan traditions.


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Personal life

Satyaki is a historian by training and takes serious academic interest in the music he practices. He studied from Julien Day School, Kolkata, Elgin Road branch.

Music life

Satyaki has been part of Parapar since 2005, but he has also performed independently with Mousumi Bhowmik in concerts at home and abroad, including in New York, London, Leeds, Dhaka and Chittagong.


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