..... An Indian Musical journey
Aparajita Chakrabarty is a gifted singer and pride of Huntsville. She has been doing live shows along with her dad since she was 3. She has matured into a versatile entertainer and has Bollywood singer in her resume. She recently won the first place at the Voice of Karaoke contest in California among more than 150 contestants with the prize a chance to sing in a bollywood movie. She recorded a song last year for the movie “Ladies’ First” released in October 2014.
Her rendition of 'Mayya Mayya' has won a lot of critical acclaim. Her repertoire ranges from Asha Bhosle and Geeta Dutt to Shreya Ghoshal and Sunidhi Chauhan. She sets the stage alive with sizzling numbers ranging from 'Dum Maro Dum' to “Fevicol” and is sure to get you out of your chairs, onto the dance floor. Be it melodious numbers like "Bairi Piya", item songs like "Baby Doll" or folk songs like "rangeelo maro dholna" she will definitely woo any audience.
Moinak Bandyopadhyay is a versatile singer who has been singing competitively in Mumbai, India and he too performs everything from the contemporary numbers to the classics of the yester years. He adds the extra dimension to the group by singing songs of the newer Bollywood singers like Arijit Singh, Ankit Tiwari, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Atif Aslam, Mika Singh and Yo Yo Honey Singh. With the classical touch of his voice and the passion of his performance he is sure to steal your hearts. His wonderful rendition of 'Mitwa' from Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna, Ore Piya from Singh is King and Sun Raha Hai Na from Aashiqui 2 is a terrific testimony to that.
Dr. Amit Chakrabarty is the founder of the Geetanjali Music group. He is a doctor by profession and a singer by choice. He has been performing live music, mimicry, parodies, stand-up comedy and shayari right from his college days and his USP lies in providing the complete entertainment package. He enjoys singing the songs from the golden yesteryears with Kishore Kumar and Mohammad Rafi being his favorites. An irrepressible personality, he is known to set any stage on fire with his performance.
Sadhna Malkani was born and raised in Suriname, South America and has been singing from a tender young age. She has had musical training from Ustad Mohammad Sayeed Khan from the Delhi Kathak Kendra.
Since having moved to the US, she has performed for several years with the music group Geetanjali since 1997 and was the female lead singer and co-founder of the music group "Aawaaz". She has performed extensively throughout the US, South America, Central America and the Caribbean. Her rendering of Lata and Asha songs takes you on a nostalgic journey of the golden era of Indian cinema.
Our newest member Vignesh Balasubramanian is a classically trained light music vocalist. He recently moved to Alabama from India for pursuing his Masters in Computer science. He has performed on various stages across India like Saarang and Red Inter-corporate events. He has been a successful top 5 level contestant of various TV reality shows like S P Balasubramanian's reality shows, Star Singer, Saptaswaras, etc... He has performed classical music for various sabhas across many Indian cities like Mumbai, Kerala, Bangalore and Chennai. He is a versatile singer capable of performing numbers across various genres like melodies, soft rock, light classical, pop from various Indian languages such as Hindi, Bengali, Malayalam, Kannada, Tamil and Telugu He was a lead vocalist of the prestigious Indian multilingual fusion band Connectz of Cognizant.
In addition to the singers listed above we have several others who have sang as a part of Geetanjali music group over the years like Dr. MS Arun, Janani Arun, Radhika Chimata, Bhupinder Singh, Dhiren Buch, Shweta Ranade, Abhijit Pachegaokar, Geetanjali Talukdar, Laxmi Rao and others.