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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