Deben Bhattacharya (December 12, 1921, Varanasi, India – July 23, 2001, Paris, France) was a Bengali ethnomusicologist, radio and record producer. Bhattacharya produced over 100 records, 23 films and published more than a dozen books mostly under the auspices of UNESCO. Settled in Paris since 1954, his family gave his huge sound archive to Bibliothèque Nationale De France.
Ecstatic Circle: Turkey – Director (1972). Adaptable Kingdom: Music and Dance in Nepal – Director (1972). Music on the Desert Road: A Sound Travelogue by Deben Bhattacharya – Angel 35515, recorded 1955. Bedouins of the Middle East 1955–60 – ARC Music. Sounds of West Sahara: Mauritania – ARC Music.
Ecstatic Circle: Turkey (1972). Directed by Deben Bhattacharya.
Deben Bhattacharya (1921–2001) was a Bengali radio producer, record producer, ethnomusicologist, anthropologist, documentary filmmaker, photographer, translator, poet, writer, broadcaster, lecturer, and folk music consultant . Echoes From Tibet, director. Buddha and the Rice-Planters, director. Ecstatic Circle: Turkey, director (1972). Adaptable Kingdom: Music and Dance in Nepal, director (1972). The Land of Smiles: Thailand, director and producer (1973).
Deben Bhattacharya was a Bengali radio producer, record producer, ethnomusicologist, anthropologist, documentary filmmaker . Posts About Deben Bhattacharya. Maqams of Syria – ARC Music. River Songs of Bangladesh – ARC Music. Unknown Artist – Treasures in Sound – India UA International, 1967. Classical Ragas of India (Limelight Records).
Bhattacharya, Bhattacharyya and Bhattacharjee (all pronounced bhôṭṭacarjô in Bengali and bhôttasarzô in Assamese) are three common spellings of a prominent aristocratic title among the Bengali Brahmins and Assamese Brahmins. Bhattacharya (IAST: Bhaṭṭācārya) was a noble title or upādhi conferred upon those Bengali Brahmins who were involved in sacred rituals by Indian kings and emperors in ancient and medieval times
Album · 2011 · 9 Songs. Whirling Dervishes of Turkey & Syria (The Deben Bhattacharya Collection).
Format: All Vinyl CD DJ Equipment Studio Equipment. Turkey: Let Us Go To Adana & Make Merry (3:35). Turkey: Mevludu Nebevi (4:27). Syria: Bedouin Dance Music (2:21).