Banerjee was one of the top singers in India specializing in Tagore songs. She
was a professor of music at Shanti Niketan in India.
Banerjee met Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore early in life and received
musical training from him. She had concerts all over the world including USA.
She died in 2000.
Service interviewed Kanika Banerjee in 1985. We are re broadcasting a part of
that interview in remembrance of her Birthday on 12th October.