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Bollywood & Beyond

by Bengali Association of Delaware Valley (BADV) in Newark

Event Type: Celebrity/Artist Event

7/27/2024 - 7/27/2024 

Admission : $25-$250


Come join us for a night filled with dazzling performances and vibrant cultural experiences at The Independence School.
Get ready to immerse yourself in the glamour of Bollywood and Indian music presented by Padmashree Kavita Krishnamurti and explore the rich tapestry of a musical presentation by Padmashree Dr L Subramanium and Pandit Tanmoy Bose

Artist Info:

Kavita Krishnamurthy
The most acquainted playback singer in the Indian Music Industry has worked with different set of Music directors including Academy Award winner A.R. Rahman, R.D. Burman and Hamsalekha. Kavita Krisnamurthy is basically trained in Indian Classical music and she started her career at the age of alongside one of the legends of well-known singers, Lata Mangeshkar under the composition of Music director and Singer, Hemant Kumar. Her birth name was Sharada Krishnamurthy.
Though Kavitha Krishnamurthy is basically a playback singer, she sung as a soloist with orchestras. The collaboration with Western Artists from pop, jazz and classical fields proved her versatility. Apart from the traditional playback singing in films and albums, she had also rendered her voice for many devotional Music albums and Ghazal. She recently sung a song for the album Women's Day Special: Spreading Melodies Everywhere (2014) under the composition of Nayab Raja and penned by Dipti Mishra. Kavitha Krishnamurthy has performed throughout India.
Some of the popular hits of Kavitha Krishnamurthy are Yaarana, Agni Sakhi, 1942: A Love Story, Khamoshi and Bhairavi. She was born in a Tamil Iyer family in New Delhi. She is the recipient of three consecutive Filmfare Best Female Playback Singer Awards in the period of 1994-1996. She received Padmashri Award in2006. Kavitha Krishamurthy got married to L. Subramaniyam, a violinist in 1999. After she had quit singing for films, Kavitha Krishnamurthy has been performing in various shows across the globe and especially in US, a number of NRI fans will be eager to catch her voice. Tickets for her shows can be purchased through this page.


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When & Where

Start Date : 7/27/2024
End Date : 7/27/2024
Start Time : 5:00:00 PM
Venue : The Independence School
Address : 1300 Paper Mill Road
 Newark , PA 19711
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Host : Bengali Association of Delaware Valley (BADV)

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Bengali Association of Delaware Valley (BADV), a non-profit organization, was founded in 2001. The primary objective of this organization is to add to the richness and cultural diversity of the region by fostering the rich cultural heritage of Bengalis.The association strives to bring together Bengali speaking people residing in the DE Valley region (Northern Delaware, SE Pennsylvania and Eastern Maryland) to collectively celebrate Saraswati Puja, Rabindra Jayanti, Durga Puja in addition to group activities like picnics.