GUWAHATI, May 15 - Brihattar Kahilipara Kabi Sanmilan today felicitated music director and composer Axl Hazarika for the global response to his experimental music video, Goru Bihu Song. The video is based on the futuristic imagination of the Goru Bihu celebrations, away from the homeland, and in the absence of cows amidst a generation of technology-based live music performance.
Axl, currently the technical head of Jyoti Chitraban, is also playing a lead role in developing North East India’s largest government-run digital archive – Jyoti Chitraban Digital Archive.
Goru Bihu Song, directed by Axl Hazarika, was screened at the 47th Sehsüchte which took place from April 25 to 29 last.
The felicitation event on Tuesday was attended by the president of Kabi Sanmilan, Atul Chandra Thakuria, secretary Gajendra Kumar Bordoloi, organising secretary Bitumoni Goswami, Vedic scholar Dr Bimal Krishna Bhattacharya, eminent writer Prafulla Barua, poet Prabin Kumar Bhattacharya, music artiste Robin Bora and other literary and cultural activists.