Awards & Performances

AWARD:

Souvik was adjudged first by the expert panel consisting of Samar Saha, Mallar Ghosh and Sankar Prasad Chowdhury in the Tabla Solo category of All Bengal Classical Music Competition in 2005 organised by Uttarpara Sangeet Chakra on their golden jubilee year. He also received Scholarship from Rabindra Bharati Univerisity-Kolkata in the year 2007 for excellence in the field of tabla.



PERFORMANCES:

Souvik’s participation in the orchestra ‘Sur-er sathe khela’, conceived and conducted by Late Ranjan Majumder, father of sarod exponent Tejendra Narayan Majumder was telecasted in DOORDARSHAN, Kolkata in October, 1998. He performed in TAAL TANTRA – A RHYTHM SAGA”, a rhythmic ensemble composed by Tanmoy Bose presented at Dalhousie Athletic Club and Swabhumi in Kolkata in the year 2002. He has also proved his mettle as an able accompanist to North Indian Classical Vocal Music in the Periodical Classical Music Programme organised by The Dover Lane Music Conference on May 27, 2003. His presence in the classical music soiree organised by Subhas Sanskriti Sangeet Parisad at Kalakunja, Kolkata made the audience feel the difference on the evening of July 3, 2003. He was the panelled accompanist in a lecture-demonstration session on Indian Music organised by SPICMACAY at Birla High School for Girls, Kolkata on February 14, 2004. He also joined in the Talent Presentation Event hosted by Swabhumi, Kolkata on April 4, 2006. He accompanied devotional vocal music on April 7, 2006 as part of the Ramnavami Utsav arranged by the Ayodhya Kalyan Ashram. He participated in a Musical Symphony conceived and conducted by Bickram Ghosh featuring around 200 artistes to mark the Silver Jubilee Celebration of The Art of Living – a global charitable organization, held on October 22, 2006 at Rabindra Sarovar Stadium, Kolkata. In  2008, Souvik was invited to perform for the first time from Europe by the State Council of The Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg. Since then he is touring Europe from time to time, performing and collaborating with globally acclaimed dancers, vocalists, instrumentalists and jazz musicians.  Moreover, he has earned the repute of a matured soloist in various prestigious conferences in India and abroad.