KALIKA PRASAD BHATTACHARJEE
Music was an intrinsic part of his home at silchar, assam. Growing up midst rhythm & beat, learning to play the tabla happened as naturally as he learned to take his first faltering step. His fascination with the tabla gradually propelled him towards various ethnic percussion. While learning to play this, he also trained in vocal music. His keen interest in music, eventually inclined him towards folk music of Bengal and north eastern India. Thus began his search for traditional folk songs which are vibrant, melodious and unanimous folk tunes that were always there unnoticed and unidentified.