The 63rd session was no exception from previous 62 sessions of the organization since 1952. It was full of colours with the musicians who sat on our platform and adorned the Nazrul Mancha auditorium of Kolkata with their rich and colourful music. Each night from the 22nd to 25th January, 2015, music lovers sat glued to their chairs savouring the glittering music, both Vocal and instrumental, on the card. Each night was a blending and bonding of presentation by veterans as well as comparatively newcomers and talented musicians of Indian classical music..
Sangeet Samman Award
The inaugural ceremony was attended by Pandit. Jasraj, a doyen of Indian classical vocal music. Another veteran and eminent vocalist Pandit Arun Bhaduri was also present.As announced earlier this year’s annual Sangeet Samman award was conferred on Pandit Arun Bhaduri.
Pandit Jasraj inaugurated the much ambitious 63rd session of The Dover Lane Music Conference. Prizes and awards for the annual Talent Search Contest was also presented to the successful contestants-the future torch bearers of Indian Classical Music.
About 4000 music loving audience from Kolkata and its suburbs and also from different parts of India and abroad attended this night-long soiree as usual like previous years.