Purabi Mukherjee is one of the top Rabindra Sangeet singers in India whose voice, melody and adherence to the original style has been widely appreciated.
Ms Mukherjee has been singing on All India Radio since 1954. She has sung all over India and in different Asian and European countries.
Purabi Mukherjee was one of those exceptional persons who was named Purobi by Rabindranath Tagore himself.
She has also sung Rabindra Sangeet all over North America. Purabi Mukherjee was the teacher of music for thirteen years in the Rabindra Bharati University ,Kolkata for over thirteen years. Currently she is on US trip and in this exclusive interview with VOA Bangla Service Purabi Mukherjee talks about her life as a singer.