Rina Das Baul

Rina Das Baul
Rina das Baulani
  • country:India
  • region:Indian Subcontinent
  • style(s):Folk, Acoustic
  • label:Independent artist (promoted by banglanatak dot com)
  • type:Band, Solo
  • gender:female
  • instrumentation:vocal
  • artist posted by:Banglanatak Dot Com

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  • Rina Das Baul (Vocal and Dotara)

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Rina Das is a talented and popular Baul singer who followed family tradition and started learning Baul and other folk music forms from her grandfather since she was a child. She also trained in Baul under her husband Dibakar Das. Rina stood first at the 1998-99 state-level competition organized by West Bengal Rajya Sangeet Academy. She received the Folk Art Master Award at Bharat Lokrang Mahotsava, Allahabad, in 2015. A resident of Bolpur in Birbhum, Rina has performed across India including at Sur Jahan 2017 in Kolkata. She also conducted workshop at Paris and performed in Bangladesh, France. Rina's songs feature in "The Compilation of Baul songs'.