1997、1999年、WOMAD Festival（英国）、 2003年、Festival of Sacred Music-聖なる音楽祭-（ドイツ、ベルリン）、 2007、2008年、Mime Festival（韓国、春川）、 2007年、Baul from Bengal 2007（日本）、 2008年、アジアン・フェスタ（六本木ヒルズアリーナ） 2009年、奄美皆既日食音楽祭 ECLIPSE 2009/Total soler eclipse music festival in Amami、 はこだて国際民俗芸術祭 Would Music and Dance Festival in Hakodate、ひかり祭り、 2010年、Sydney Writers Festival, Nine Lives Concert at Sydｎey Opera House（オーストラリア、シドニー）、 獏原人村満月祭、山水人、Oguni Connect、みどり祭り、青空キャンプ 、 2016年、ラビンドラナート・タゴール来日100年記念祭（横浜）、インディア・メーラ（神戸）、 2017年、橋の下世界音楽祭（豊田）、 など、海外公演歴も多数。 2014年からは毎年、ヨーロッパ・ツアーで、フランス、スイス、イタリア、スロベニアにも訪れ公演している。
Baul Artist : Satyananda Das Baul / photograph by Koji kubota
☆Satyananda Das Baul & Hori Dasi ( Radharani sampraday, Group Anandalahari )
Satyananda Das Baul is a Baul (Bengali: বাউল) singer and composer from West Bengal, India. He is known for his rich repertory of old baul songs, and good at the tradition based improvisation. He has put melodies to Bhaba Pagla's lyrics a lot. Those songs have been loved and sung by many other singers also. He has captivated audiences by his wide range voice, dulcet tunes and dynamic dance, and has caused ripples in the world of imaginative music.
He plays baul instruments -Duggie, Ektara and Ghungur mainly with his singing and dancing. He plays Anandalahari, Khonjori, Dotara, Shri khol, and Korotal also.
His initiator guru (dikshya guru) had been Sri Bhagaban Das and his spiritual teacher (sikshya guru, sannyas guru) had been Sri Krishnananda Goswami. Right from childhood, he had taken up the path of austere endeavor. He had many gurus of music also. His primary guru of BAUL music had been Sri Bhuban mohan Das. He had groomed up by foster mother Radharani Goswami.
Satyananda Das Baul & Hori Dasi(his partner, plays korotal) have been absorbed in searching for the universal soul (paramatma). Their "Chaitania mantra" guru is Sri Haripada Goswami, who is a centenarian mentor and a perfect preceptor towards the "sadhana".
The colorful cultural heritage of these immortal Bengali BAUL songs date back thousands of years into history. The singular objective of such arduous endeavor is to realize one's own self, (through the preaching of a perfect guru), to visualize the human body as a sacred shrine. It is only then that knowledge of the universe infiltrates into the heart.
Satyananda had traveled across the length and breadth of India and abroad with his music. He performed before thousands of audiences in England (WOMAD Festival) and other European countries (Switzerland, Holland, France, etc.) with the fabulous world-renowned baul singer Paban Das Baul in 1997, 1999. In Germany (Festival of Sacred Music) he won the hearts of audiences on his visit there in 2003. Satyananda & Hori performed in Japan in 2004, 2007 (Baul Songs from Bengal), 2008 (Asian Festa in Tokyo, Namaste India in Tokyo), 2009 (World Music and Dance Festival in Hakodate, ECLIPSE 2009/Total solar eclipse music festival in Amami, Gifu Sangeet Mela, Diwali in Yokohama), 2010 (Asian Puja in Osaka, Namaste India in Nagoya, Oguni Connnect Fes, Bakugenjinmura Full Moon Festival), in South Korea in 2007, 2008 (Mime Festival, India Festival at Gwangju Indian Musiam), in India in 2006, 2008, 2009 (Nikhil Bharat Banga Sahitya Sammelan), 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015(Sangeet Mela in Kolkata). In 2010, they went to Australia and participated in Sydney Writers Festival, Nine Lives Concert at Sydney Opera House with Paban Das Baul. He has awarded 'Lalon Samman' at All Bangla Lalon Mela 2014. Satyananda & Hori did the Europe tour in 2014, 2015, 2016. Satyananda has mesmerized the world audience with his deep melodious voice and kept the rich tradition of Bengali baul music alive.
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