Subject: Indrani Sen Concert
Dated: Sep 18, 2000
Dear Member,

Indrani Sen will be performing here in the Bay Area on Friday,
September 29 from 9:00 pm at Chabot College, Hayward. This program is
part of our pre-Durga Puja celebration and is FREE for Prabasi annual
members. We are also glad to say that in order to give the maximum
opportunity to all people, we are extending the early-bird discount
date to Sep 25.

Please visit our web-site to get the details.

          http://www.prabasi.org/durgapuja 
In this mail:

   (1) Membership date extension
   (2) Indrani Sen - The other name of melody
   (3) Need an Accounting and Data Entry Associate
   (4) Correction to A R Rahman ticket rates

MEMBERSHIP DATE EXTENSION
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We are extending the date of the early-bird discount to Sep 25. This
is a great opportunity to become a member, if you haven't already.
Just click on the following link, and you will be set.

...link removed...

In case you want to pay by check, you can do that too. The web-site
will give you the option to selct your mode of payment, but we prefer
credit-cards. Please do not send your check without hitting the above
link first.

INDRANI SEN - THE OTHER NAME OF MELODY
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Indrani Sen is possibly the most talented young female vocalist in
Bengal today. She is known for her distinctive style. Indrani is the
daughter of Sumitra Sen, one of the most eminent exponents of Rabindra
Sangeet. She has excelled not only in songs of Tagore & Nazrul, but in
bhajans, geets, ghazals, modern Bengali songs, devotional and many
other forms of light classical music. Her Hindi renditions of Tagore
and nazrul songs have been appreciated by all sections of listeners,
including critics.

She has, to her credit, a number of records, CDs & audio cassettes,
covering varied fields of Bengali music. She is a regular playback
singer for Bengali & Hindi films (about 100 till date) & TV serials(
125) & recipient of many awards, including the Double Gold Disc, BFJA
award for 4 consecutive years, Uttamkumar & Hemanta Memorial award,
Michel Award, Ujala anandalok Award & many more such recognitions.

The program is free for members of Bay Area Prabasi. Non-members could
contact any one of the persons listed below for tickets ($10 ). There
will be limited number of tickets available at the auditorium.

As a mandatory requirement, we have to add the following:

NOTE: This program could be cancelled if the artists do not get their
P-3 visas on time. According to reliable sources artists should get
their visas; in case of cancellation we will notify the members and
ticket holders by Sept. 26th.

Contacts for ticket and information:

Arnab Debnath (408-257-9060;     Prasenjit Biswas (408-253-3727);
Tuku Ganguly (408-246-0285);     Rana Bose (510-797-8679);
Ardhendu Raha (510-651-9149);    Reema Mukherjee (408-844-9441)

More details are at:

             http://www.prabasi.org/durgapuja 
NEED AN ACCOUNTING AND DATA ENTRY ASSOCIATE
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Prabasi needs an accounting associate. The person will be responsible
for maintaining Prabasi accounts, scheduling meetings, and taking
notes. Prabasi will be paying at the rate of $10.00 per hour of work.
Please send your questions and resumes to prabasi@prabasi.org (Bay Area 
Prabasi Inc.)

Having internet experience will be a big plus.

CORRECTION TO A R RAHMAN TICKET RATES
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The A R Rahman ticket rates given in our earlier mail has undergone
some change. The corrected rates are at:

         http://www.prabasi.org/professional 
- Anupam Bagchi
Prabasi Webmaster

                                              Dated: 09/18/2000
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