Bangladesh Folk Music Festival

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Country and Region BangladeshDhaka
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Festival Contact Information

Bangladesh Asiatic Society (BAS)
5, Old Secretariat Road, Nimtali
Dhaka 1000
Phone: +880 2 716 8940
Fax: +880 2 716 8853

Festival Description

The Bangladesh Asiatic Society produces the Bangladesh Folk Music Festival will a diverse program of traditional music of the various ethnic groups of Bangladesh. In addition to performances by troupes there were also the presentation of papers at the folk music seminar. The researchers offered recommendations for revitalizing and maintaining the dying and extinct art forms of the country.

Festival Dates February 27 - March 1, 2008
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Articles and Reviews:
  • Folk Music Festival ‘08, by Ershad Kamol (The Daily Star, February 29, 2007)


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