Saturday, September 5, 2009
Awarded By Late Prime Minister Of India Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru In 1958. Applauded by Pt. RaviShankar, Acharya Vinoda Bhave, Vijay Laxmi Pandit And Sarojini Naidu in 1954.
The living legend of the Music World, Madhu Chandra is the senior most singer, composer and lyricist with qualities, qualification and distinctions. respite of her old age she has young voice, vitues and feeling. She has proved that the age does not effects ablities and talent, it is the Action that counts. This is why she is still in working order, straightly walking, impresively talking and equally reverbrating. The magic and medicine of music has done this miracle to her. Hats off to her and to her versatality and vitality, which stand at the Lighthouse for the music makers and music lovers.
The dedicated singer and composer, Madhu Chandra is a devoted writer, composing and singing ghazals, devotional and folk songs in spirited style. As a music director and singer, she has produced more than 25 Music Albums, for leading record companies like Polydor and Star Hidustan, For her remarkable contribution to the Musicworld, she has been honoured by BBC TV and Radio. She has the credit of performing at the prestigious: Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan, London.
As early as 1954 her talent was recognised recited by the well known personalities like Pt. Ravi Shankar, Acharya Vinoda Bhave, Vijay Laxmi Pandit, and Sarojini Naidu, who had witnessed her performance at a Special political celeberation.
The dominating singer, Madhu Chandra, who has been decorated with many distinctions, has the pride of receiving The Award, of Excelence In Performance by the hands of India first Prime Minister late Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru. Her long list of honours and Awards include the great ‘Natraja Award’ for her invaluable contributions to Indian Music.
The singer of outstanding merits, Madhu Chandra, has given playback music in many feature films with other top singers including Mukesh, Manna Dey, Bhupender, Kavita Krishnamurthy, and Krishna Kalle. Under her music direction almost all the prominent singer have sung i.e, Pankaj Udhas, Roop Kumar Rathod, .Richa Sharma, Sadhna Sargam, Suresh Wadekar, Dilip Sharma, Kavita Krishnamurthy, Shekar Sen and Alka Yagnik.
As the Music director she also has 10 short films to her credit, which also include Innocent (starring Nirmal Pandey) and she was also the co-producer of this film. Her most successful album Madhu Ke Shyam was presented by Amitabh Bachchan.’The Calling’ was yet another popular Album in which all the eminent singers had participated. During the span of five decades she had put herself her soul and spirit to the cause of Music World. her being still present in in the mortal world is the proud of Music World.
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