Shantonu is a singer of songs from his native West Bengal. Expressing the subtle Bhava in song he conveys the inner poetic essence to the audience. He sings in Bengali, Hindi , Sanskrit and other Indian languages in a clean simple acoustic style, resulting in haunting and accessible pieces with a deep undercurrent of Bhakti.
Bhakti is the essence of life, it conveys the inner spirit of being in union to the self, a reason to celebrate life.
Life is Bhakti, Bhakti is life
Shantonu Deva will be accompanied by Richard Öhman on Guitar, Prabhakar Pradhan on Tabla and Khol, Krishna Deva on Acoustic Guitar, Archana Roy on Flute(Bansuri)Fredag 19.00