Santosh Dakua :: Folk Artists in the time of Corona
Santosh Dakua, a Rajbongshi musical instrument maker plays a variety of instruments which he has also made himself. Struggling to sustain himself and his family in these hard times, he has been compelled to take up weaving bamboo winnowing fans. This video has been put together with the help of mobile camera recordings taken by Santosh`s son Suman and sent to us through Whatsapp.
Creator : Ratnaboli Bose
Date : August 2020
Location : Chhoto Shalbari, Tufanganj , West Bengal
Duration : 2m 54s
Instruments used : Aar Bnaashi, Bena, Sarinja/Sarinda, Electric Organ
Source : Live mobile recording
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Subject : North Bengal, Rajbongshi, Bhawaiya, Bena, Sarinja