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About Suparna Ghosh Rupa
Rupa
RupaSuparna Ghosh is a contemporary Tagore singer, widely hailed in Bengali community in greater Houston as one of the most versatile exponents of this musical genre. She is often known to her aficionados solely by her nickname Rupa. Born and raised in Chittagong, Bangladesh; Rupa had been attracted to music during her childhood, which soon turned into an avid passion with the encouragement of her parents.
RupaRupa started her musical training under the guidance of Sri Nirmalandu Chowdhury at the age of five. Subsequently she took formal classical training for more than fifteen years under the tutelages of Ustad Nirod Baran Barua in Bangladesh and Pandit Manas Chakraborty in Kolkata respectively.
RupaHer true affection with Tagore Songs further strengthened during her days in Santiniketan, Kolkata, under the loving care of her mentors Mihir Nandhi, Shela Momen and Pratima Mollik. Besides her music training, Rupa holds an MA degree in English Literature from Chittagong College, Bangladesh.

RupaRupa has mastered Tagore Songs in their full flavor. Her perfect rendition of Tagore’s Songs brings out the complete meaning of each of the songs along with the sweetness and perfections of the music that Tagore himself set the songs to. The sweetness of her tonal quality combined with the effortless control of the tune and perfect pronunciation of each word makes her Tagore Songs a divine experience for the regular listeners and an unforgettable treat for the connoisseurs.
RupaShe is a proud recipient of several prestigious awards including Sur-Saptak Sangeet Biddwapith awards and National Tagore Song Sammelon award. She was honored by Acharya Surendra Lal Das Memorial Gold Medal in Bangladesh also. Rupa performed regularly in Bangladesh Radio and Television. Her subsequent venue credits range widely from Kolkata to different places in the USA.
Her recent engagements include teaching of budding singers and adolescents with classical as well as Tagore songs. She operates ‘Surangan Music School’ with a vision and commitment of carrying out authentic Tagore Songs in Houston, Texas. Rupa pursues excellence and embodies a philosophy of possibility of creating a ‘Shantineketoni Style’ of music arena in a vibrant and diverse city of Houston. An audio album on Tagore Song featuring 10 songs will be released in the market sometimes soon.
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