Saurav Moni Performance Highlights
• Soundscape|India. Episode: Bengal. – following my journey from sleepy river village in the Indo-Bangladesh border.
Directed by Sanjay Pandey. Shot in Jan-Feb 2019.
• 15th April 2019 – Live@Chandannagar – Borshobaron 1426. Bengali New
Year celebration.Organised by Chandannagar Youth Forum. Joraghat,
Chandannagar Strand, Hooghly, WB.
• 30th March 2019-Live@Melbourne,Australia.
Christine Strachan Theatre, South Oakleigh, VIC3167.
• 4th January 2019 – Live @ 150 Years Celebration of Old Malda Town.
• 31st December 2018 – Geetabitan Mela, Shantiniketan. Collaboration
with Danish duo Kasper Soeborg Ohlsen & Lars Bo Kujahn. An initiative
of Banglanatak dot com, UNESCO & Govt of West Bengal.
• 30th Dec2018 – Boat Show on the river Hooghly, Kolkata. An initiative of
Houston(USA) based NRI MrRana Basu(Founder and COO at Ondiflo) –
A Boat show to commemorate his arrival back at home and reuniting
connection with his root along with friends and family. This was the
similar boat show after four long years organised by him.
• 28th December 2018 – Sunderban Folk Festival, Pakhiralay, Gosaba,
WB. Celebrating intangible cultural heritage. A Collaboration
with Danish Duo – Kasper Soeborg Ohlsen & Lars Bo Kujahn. An initiative
ofBanglanatak dot com, UNESCO and Govt of West Bengal.
• 18th December 2018 – Live@ Gaan Mela, Deshapriyo Park. Kolkata.
• 13th December, 2018. Loko Sanskriti Mahotsav – by EZCC(Ministry of
Culture, Govt of India)at Srijani Shilpagram, Shantiniketan.
• 19th November 2018 – Tides of Life – A Documentary film (As actor and
singer himself )@Kolkata International Film Festival 2018.
• 26th October 2018- Live @ 148th Anniversary
of Kolkata Port Trust. Rotary Sadan.
• 8th October - News 18 Bangla and Calcutta Television Network’s Pujor
• Live @ Tara TV – 7.30am – 9am Saturday, 6th October 2018.
• 28th July 2018 – Inaugural programme of Bangla Mishti Hub, New Town.
• 21st April 2018 Live @ Calcutta Rowing Club.
• 13th April 2018 Live@ Dalhousie Athletic Club, Kolkata.
• 11th Marchb2018 – Basant Utsav(celebrating Spring) @Rabindratirtha,
Rajarhat, Kolkata – 7pm. Organised by EZCC, Ministry of Culture, Govt
• 19th February 2018 – Live@River Churni @ Ranaghat, Nadia. The Bhatiali
programme is organised by Ranaghat Municipality as a part of
Maryyada Programme 2018.
• 29th January 2018 – Pashkura Grameen Mela, Medinipur.
• 18th February 2018 – Launching of Ekushe Udjapon(a novel in verse by
Melbourne based Bengali writer Suvendu Das@ ICCR Kolkata – Satyajit
• 26th December 2017 @ Gaan Mela – Deshapriyo Park. Kolkata
• 29th November 2017- Special episode of DADAGIRI – a Bengali
language quiz show telecast by the Bengali TV channel Zee Bangla.
The show is hosted by former Indian cricket team
captain Sourav Ganguly.
• Felicitated with ASADHARAN Award 2017 – for exceptional work in the
field of folk music.
Moments treasured with honourable Governor of West BengalMr Keshrinath Tripathi and delegate awarded on stage- eminent
director Goutam Ghose; Jawhar Sircar, Shirshendu Mukhopadhyay,Ch
andraShekhar Ghosh, Satyam Raychowdhury, Alakananda Roy, Maree
na Forrest.. 8th December 2017
• November 28th2017- Live@ Singur, Hoogly- Singur Thana, Hoogly
Grameen Zela Police – Sharod Samman
• 20th October 2017 – Live@ Hyderabad Kalibari – Diwali Celebration.
• 13th October 2017@ DOKRA Mela, Dariapur, Bardhaman. Organised
by Banglanatak dot com
• 28th September 2017- Live@ Dashadrone Sarbojanin Durgotsav,
• July 2017 – Colours of Ostrava Festival – Ostrava, Czech Republic
• March 2017 – Bangalore Folk Festival
• February 2017 – Literature festival of Assam – Assam Sahitya Sabha -
• Jnauary 2017 – Eastern Indias biggest international Sufi Festival – Sur
• December – Live Concerts@College/University Fests, Folk festivals –Bengal
• November – Concert, Reception of Parliamentary Standing
• October – Rashtriya Sanskrity Mahotshav – Delhi.
• August – Live@North Bengal University, WB.
• July – Live@Birla Academy of Art and Culture, Kolkata.
• June –Concert FAKIRI @ Bangalore – Phoenix City.
• April – May – Concerts in Tripura& Bengal(Ministry of Culture- Govt of
• March – Ganga Sanskrity Yatra, EZCC
• February 2016 - @ British Council, Kolkata
• December – Ministry of Culture, Govt of India – Concert @
• November - Live @ Ramakrishna Mission, Narendrapur, WB
• October – Club 5, Gurgaon.
• September – Silchar, Assam, India. Helping lower BarakValley folk
• September- Campfire Festival – London.
• September 2015 – Community gig at Brady Arts Centre, London.
• August 31st 2015 - Shrewsbury Folk Festival, UK.
• July 2015 – Mango Festival, Delhi, Dept of Tourism, Govt of India.
• March 2015 – Shooting an episode for Bollywood Republic – Bindass
PLAY - TV Channel.
• October 2014 - Playback for the recent Bollywood film The Shaukeens.
• October 2014 – India tour with Folk Nations team – concerts in Delhi,
Kolkata & Shillong.
• September 2014 – Craft Mela - Dilli Haat, Delhi.
• May- 2014 – ALCHEMY FESTIVAL - South Bank, London, UK.
• March 2014 – Sounds of Freedom Concert (Teamwork), Delhi.
• January 16 – 2nd February 2014: CELTIC CONNECTIONS, GlasgowSCOTLAND. Famous Scottish Music festival. Presenting ‘floating
melodies of Bengal’ - the Journey of a band of boatmen travelling from
northern Bengal to extreme southern Bengal & singing different genres
from different parts of Bengal.
• January-February 2014: Performance in a venture by EZCC (Eastern
Zonal Cultural Centre) – Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India.
• November 2013 – live at Tolly Club, Kolkata
• November 2013 - Liveat Press Club, Kolkata
• October 2013 - Saurav Moni Live @ Pune
• August 2013 – US Consulate, Kolkata - withUSAbased folk band- Corn
• June-July 2013 - SOUND TREK With FOX TRAVELLER channelfor an special
episode - featuring Kolkata & Bengal - music of the soil, its lifestyle..
• June 2013 - Influence of the Bauls on Rabindranath Tagore : A special
programme by News Channel- 24Ghanta, Kolkata.
• May 2013 –A Tribute to Rabindranath Tagore - Shantiniketan
• April 2013 - playback for the Film: Children of War, directed by
Mrityunjay Debrat. Winner of Best Director and Best Actor award - Dada
Saheb Falke 15.
• March 2013 - blueFROG, Mumbai, part of Showcase India for Celtic
Conections festival, Scotland 2014.
• February 2013 to present- with FOLK NATIONS - Kolkata Residency -
project conceptualized by The British Council. -aiming at bringing
together musicians, music directors and practitioners form UK & South
Asia region for exchange, collaboration, creative & professional
development and showcasing opportunities.
• January 2013 - A folk music concert: Tales of Riparian Bengal Delta @
46th Annual Exhibition, Birla Academy of Art & Culture - Southern
• October November 2012, UNITED KINGDOM tour- containing- live
concerts, TV shows
• June & July 2012, LES ORIENTALES FESTIVAL - De Saint Florent le Vieil,
FRANCE, (On the bank of La Loire) &EVORA CLASSICA MUSIC Festival in
PORTUGAL- presenting River Songs of Bengal.
• Mar 2012 - PAC Summit, Coca Cola - Leela,Delhi.
• Feb 2012 - EZCC (Ministry of Culture, Govt. Of India) Kolkata –
presenting- ‘NODI BANGLAR GAAN
• Jan 2012, Guest performance- Launch ofLIMCA BOOK OF RECORDS -
TAJ Palace, Delhi.
• Jan 2012 - 57thIdea FILMFARE AWARDS Ceremony guest performance @
• Jan 2012, JaipurLITERATURE FESTIVAL, India.
• Jan 2012 to present - Special Morning show at Tara Muzik, Kolkata.
• Nov 2011 - Desh TV, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
• June 2011 – The Press release of Coke Studio at MTV – The Grand, Delhi.
• May 2011 - Performance- Pilot episodeCOKE STUDIO@ MTV, Season1(
Solo and duet with Bollywood playback singer Shaan).
• April 2011 ‘Lok Mantra’ Folk Festival showcasing rich and diverse folk
art and culture of West Bengal, Indian Council for Cultural Relations, Delhi.
• February 2011 SUFI SUTRA, Kolkata: First ever International Sufi Festival in
• January 2011- Goa CARNIVAL - Kala Academy, Goa.
• January 2011- Fakiri Utsav - Gorbhanga, Nadia.
• January 2011- ‘Rabi Scope’. Rabindra Bhavan, Goa:
• November 2010 Boat Show - organized by Craft’s Council of West
Bengal on Ganges, Kolkata.
• October 2010 - Folk Ensemble - Epicenter, Gurgaon.
• August 2010 - Lok Sangeet Sammelan, India Habitat Centre, Delhi.
• August 2010 - Folk Ensemble, Alliance Francaise, Bangalore.
• June 2010 - Folk Ensemble, Alliance Francaise, Delhi.
• 2009-2010 - Acted and play backed for the film Moner Manush (on
legendary Baul - Fakir Lalon Shah’s life) by eminent director Gautam
Ghose. The film won Golden Peacock Award.