Using your phone's internet browser
go to:  qna.rediff.com
Click and drag this link to
the Home icon in your browser.
Q.

Pandit Husnlal Bhagatram and Hindi film songs

Tags: music, education, entertainment
Asked by sarya mitra, 12 Nov '09 08:01 pm
  Invite a friend  |  
  Save  |  
 Earn 10 points for answering
Answer this question  Earn 10 points for answering    
4000 characters remaining  
  
    
Keep me signed inNew User? Sign up

Answers (4)

 
1.

Husnlal and Bhagatram were born to Pandit Amarnath, a famous composer of the 40's. Husnlal was accomplished violinist, and also a good classical singer. Bhagatram was an ace Harmonium player. They both worked as assistants for Pandit Amarnath.
Their first break in the film 'Chand' in 1944.Husnlal Bhagatram popularised Punjabi folk music, and their range of music has a rare lilt and rhythm. They became the most sought after composers with the success of films like Pyar Ki Jeet and Badi Bahen in the late 1940's.
Their songs became a big rage. They composed the famous song "Suno Suno Ai Duniya Walo, Bapu Ki Yeh Amar Kahani", sung by Mohd. Rafi. that was based on Mahatma Gandhi after his assassination. This song became very popular all over the nation. Husnlal Bhagatram mostly used voice of Rafi and Lata, and Suraiya, who sang her own playback. They used songs written by Qamar Jalalabadi for most of their films.

In the mid-fifties, their films Adle - Jahangir and Shama Parwana could ...more
Answered by bhanwar bothra, 12 Nov '09 08:11 pm

 
  
Report abuse
Useful
 (1)
Not Useful
 (0)
Your vote on this answer has already been received
2.

Husnlal Bhagatram are considered to be the first pair of music directors in Indian Film Industry, way back in 1944. It is said that the concept of music directors in the pair form, started by them only.
They served the bollywood in the era of Naushad, Anil Biswas and C. Ramachandra.
They have trained famous music director Shankar of Shankar Jaikishan.
Answered by SHYAM KUMAR, 18 Nov '09 10:13 am

 
  
Report abuse
Useful
 (1)
Not Useful
 (0)
Your vote on this answer has already been received
3.

Great musician
Answered by anil garg, 10 Dec '09 01:22 am

 
  
Report abuse
Useful
 (0)
Not Useful
 (0)
Your vote on this answer has already been received
4.

Very old,,,, i doubt if available in digitised form
Answered by dhanendra kumar jain, 12 Nov '09 08:04 pm

 
  
Report abuse
Useful
 (0)
Not Useful
 (0)
Your vote on this answer has already been received

Ask a Question

Get answers from the community

600 characters remaining

Related Answer

Q.
A

Suraj ki garmi se jalte hie tan ko mil jaye taruvar ki chhaya, aisa he sukh mere man ko mila hai, main jabse sharan teri aaya mere ram. Film Parinay s..more

Answered by HEMANT MEHTA