GUWAHATI: Music lovers of the city will get a rare opportunity to relive the evergreen compositions of the legendary music composer RD Burman. A music competition on the occasion of RD Burman’s 25th death anniversary, organized under the aegis of North East RD Burman Fan Club, is scheduled to be held on January 5 at the District Library in Guwahati. The winning contestants stand to gain cash prizes, certificates and a trophy.
There will be separate categories for men and women and the contestants will have to perform from 30 RD-composed numbers selected for each category. On the other hand, RD Burman Fan Club will sponsor a music video on the winner of the competition. The minimum age limit for the competition is 16 years.
The singing contest will be followed by a cultural show where various well-known and upcoming artistes of Assam will perform and pay tribute to the legend. A souvenir on Pancham will also be launched on the occasion. The participants can collect their forms from the address: Borbora Building, 2nd Floor, Rajgarh, Guwahati 3. The last day of submission of forms is January 3, a press release stated.
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