Salil Chowdhury

Music Director, Director, Writer
Born: Nov 19, 1922
Death: Sep 05, 1995
 

Though he is known most as one of the best music directors that Indian film industry has seen, Salil Chowdhury was much more than just a music composer.This poet-playwright-composer-instrumentalist-intellectual was born on November 19, 1922 in Gajipur village, which came under the 24 Parganas district in West Bengal and spent most of his childhood in the tea gardens of Assam, where he developed his taste for folk music, as also for Western Classical music, which his father was rather fond of.

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Zindagi Kaisi Hai Paheli Zindagi Kaisi Hai Paheli
Album: Anand
Singer: Manna Dey
Music Director: Salil Chowdhury
Lyricist: Yogesh Gaud
Genre: Filmi, Classic Pop
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Ja Re Ja Re Ud Ja Re Panchhi Ja Re Ja Re Ud Ja Re Panchhi
Album: Maya
Singer: Lata Mangeshkar
Music Director: Salil Chowdhury
Lyricist: Majrooh Sultanpuri
Genre: Filmi, Sugam
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Tasveer Teri Dil Mein Tasveer Teri Dil Mein
Album: Maya
Singer: Lata Mangeshkar, Mohammed Rafi
Music Director: Salil Chowdhury
Lyricist: Majrooh Sultanpuri
Genre: Filmi, Sugam
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Koi Hota Jisko Apna Koi Hota Jisko Apna
Album: Mere Apne
Singer: Kishore Kumar
Music Director: Salil Chowdhury
Lyricist: Gulzar
Genre: Filmi
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Nain Hamare Saanjh Sakaare Nain Hamare Saanjh Sakaare
Album: Annadata
Singer: Mukesh
Music Director: Salil Chowdhury
Lyricist: Yogesh Gaud
Genre: Sugam, Filmi
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