Details- On the occasion of the 86th Birth Anniversary of legendary singer Abdul Alim, IGCC organises an Evening of Songs by Ms. Nurjahan Alim Tuni at Bangladesh National Museum, Shahbagh, Dhaka at 6.30 PM on 29 July, 2017.
On the occasion of the 86th Birth Anniversary of legendary singer Abdul Alim, IGCC organised an Evening of Songs by Ms. Nurjahan Alim Tuni at Kobi Sufia Kamal Auditorium, Bangladesh National Museum, Shahbagh, Dhaka at 6.30 PM on 29 July, 2017.
Ms. Nurjahan Alim Tuni initially got her inspiration in music from her father, renowned folk singer of Bangladesh, Late Abdul Alim. Later she learnt music from other renowned ustads like ‘Akhter Sadmani’, ‘Nazrul Islam’ etc. She also got trained in classical music under ‘Ustad Anup Barua’ in Chhayanaut.
Ms. Nurjahan was champion in 1986 in ‘Notun Kuri’ broadcast on Bangladesh Television. Her first solo album of songs titled ‘Majhi’ was released in 2014 and her second solo album ‘Jare Chere’ – a tribute to Abdul Alim, was released in February, 2017. She has received several awards like ‘Abbas Uddin Sharok’ ‘Pen Pulse Club Award’, ‘Badshah Khalid Award’ Progoti Shango Awrad, Abdul Hai Mashreki Gold Medal, Human Rights and Peace for Bangladesh Award, Anotora Academy Award etc.
Ms. Nurjahan has performed in many stage shows at home and aboard like ‘Boishakhi Utshob’ in UAE, AEBA conference in Malaysia, Singapore and India, International Folk Fest in Dhaka etc. She regularly performs in Bangladesh Betar and different TV Channels of Bangladesh.