Rakhi Chatterjee well known for her Ghazals are coming to evoke the soul of Kozhikode on the last day of KLF by 8pm on the venue Ezhuthola
Born in Hoogly district of West Bengal to parents Sri Asit Banerjee and Smt.Shyamali Banerjee. Rakhi started learning music at the age of 7. Grandfather late Biswanath Chatterjee was her first Guru.
At the age of 15, She began to learn from renowned musician pt .Amiyo Ranjan Bandyopadhyay and later by pt. Nihar Ranjan Bandyopadhyay and Sri. Badal Dhar Chaudhury. At 19 she went for advanced studies in music from Rabindra Bharati University and completed master degree in indian classical music.
Some unknown facts about her:
●Opened her music Academy, Yamani Cultural and Social Organization which was registered in West Bengal and has the honour of mentoring many students from India and Abroad in indian classical music.
●took part in the West Bengal state music academy competitions and awarded top prizes.
● performed at Doordarshan, Bhawanipur sangeet sammelan and many other music festivals and concerts at various Indian towns. She is an empanelled artist of EZCC.
Present guru :Anjan Majumdar.
She has composed own Gazhals and sings Mehdi Hassan and Begum Aktar most passionately . she also got training in Guitar and Tabla besides Harmonium and Keyboard.