Dr. Anup Ghosal was born and brought up in a musical family. His mother Labanya had been a major source of inspiration. Anup Kumar’s sisters were also good singers. At the age of four arranged for his musical training. Anup sang a song when his age was only for Sishu Mahal of All India Radio.Anup learnt Thumri, Kheyal, Bhjan, Rag Pradhan, Rabindra Sangeet and Nazrul Giti and Foul songs. His gurus were Sukhen Goswami, Manindra Chakraborty and Debabrata Biswas. Anup did his masters, as well as Ph.D from Rabindra Bharati University. His thesis was entitled “Nazrulgiti – Roop O Rasanubhuti” Anup stood first in Sangeet Bharati Degree exam in 1966-67 and awarded Gold Medal.
Anup’s first venture in to movies as a play back singer was at his age 19 years. He sang Satyajit ...» read full biography