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Jointly organized by Boishakhi Mela Committee, Uttoron Sangeet Academy and Uttoron, Los Angeles, California.

Saturday May 26th and Sunday, 27th, 2007

Shatto Recreation Center, Los Angeles, California.

This event has taken place in Shatto Recreation Center, Los Angeles, California. Baishakhi Mela committee has officially organized this event and Uttoron president Dr. Hashem has organized its cultural show part, a joint venture has made this event a successful one. This familiar event came back to this venue after 2 consecutive years venue at Mac Arthur park and Bangladeshi-American society members familiarity to this venue helped draw a large audience particularly on the second evening. Despite the repeated malfunctions of PA system, such as distorted sound and 'non-functioning' Floor Monitors on the first evening, the show was much successful, particularly on the second evening. A 'Mela' was arranged by the committee, which preceded cultural shows. Booths of Bangladeshi-American businesses and organizations brought varieties of ethnic food, clothing, books and much more.

On the Saturday evening show, the event started with National anthems of Bangladesh and United States. Children from Uttoron and Uttoron Sangeet Academy and Bangla Pathshala has presented their songs and dances which were very much delighting. Artists from Uttoron and Uttoron Sangeet Academy participated in the cultural show for the major part of the show. Both of the Uttoron group's performers presented their songs and dances and other form of performances such as comedies and short drama. Among the performers of both Uttoron groups were Major Kutubi and Emdadul Haque Bob, a new singer has been introduced before the audience and presented their songs. Some of the local artists also performed in this show. Distinguished solo song performers Ria Hasan and Mahfuza Akhtar Shilpy has presented their solo songs in this show as well as the director of Bangladesh Shikshakendra Abid Razzaque. In this show members of AABEA and BDSAC has formally announced their upcoming 'Science and on-site Art Fair' to be held on June 24th, 2007. Both founders of the Jalshaghar Entertainment, Dr. Shah Alam and Khaleed Hossain have participated in this cultural event and presented their solo Bengali modern songs. Roni Chowdhury presented his Nazrul and Shyama Sangeet. Purnadas Baul of West Bengal has postponed his performance and announced it to be held on the Sunday evening show. ATNBangla TV channel covered the program.

On the Sunday evening show, a orange county music band of young artists engaged the audience at the onset of the show. Children from Uttoron and Uttoron Sangeet Academy, Bangla Pathshala and Gaaner Mela has presented their eye-catching group children performance. A group of artists from Arizona headed by prominent singer Mohammad Shoaib presented their songs. As in Saturday, artists from Uttoron and Uttoron Sangeet Academy participated in the cultural show for a good part of it. Both of the Uttoron group's performers presented their songs and dances and other form of performances such as comedies as a Melo-Drama. Among the performers of both Uttoron groups Major Kutubi presented his duet songs along with Keyboardist Shams. Geeta of Uttoron Sangeet Academy presented her Bharat Natyam dance. A fashion show was arranged by a group of young enthusiasts of the Uttoron groups. Distinguished guest from Bangladeshi-American community has attended this show. Among them were, Mohammad Abu Zafar, Hon. Consul General of Los Angeles, Dr. Rafiquzzaman, Dr. Zainal Abedin, Dr. Jilani Sadiq, Dr. Mahbub Khan, Mahfuzur Rahman, Chairman of ATNBangla. ATNBangla TV channel covered the program along with STV TV channel.

A few of the local artists also performed in this show. Distinguished solo song performer Annie Jilani Sadiq offered her solo song. Distinguished artist Mohammad Shoaib from Arizona has presented his duet song with Mrs. Rezina. Mrs. Rezina also presented her solo songs in this show. Although scheduled to perform, Dr. Shah Alam and Khaleed Hossain of Jalshaghar Entertainment were not able to perform in this evening show. Mrs. Eva Rahman of ATNBangla has presented her solo songs which kept audience amused and heightened. Robi Chowdhury of Bangladesh presented his songs. The show ended with heart-touching melodious songs by Purnadas Baul of West Bengal, India.

Photographs coming soon here Baishakhi Mela 2007 Photos


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