Again, the reality show ‘Magic Bauliana’ has begun to explore new talent in Bengali folk music. The reality show is being launched for the third time by the Sun Foundation initiative on Maasranga Television.
The 7th audition and selection round of Magic Bauliana 2019 ended in Dhaka. More than 42,000 contestants from across the country have registered by September 26 for the third edition of ‘Magic Bauliana’. After the Chittagong, Kushtia, Rangpur, Rajshahi, Sylhet, Mymensingh, the seventh audition and selection round was held at the Kendriyo Kochi Kachar Mela in Dhaka.
Anima Mukti Gomez, Azad Dewan Mukti, Swapna Roy, Khagendranath Sarkar, Biman Chandra Biswas and Halima Parveen have heard the songs of numerous contestants, last 22 and 23. Kajal Rekha and GM Zakir joined them on November 22. Zakir Hossain, Gayatri Das and Anisur Rahman joined on November 23.
The contestants were judged on five separate criteria, the judges handed over the magic card to six artistes in two days. Thus, a total of 24 selected contestants from all over the country will participate in the main round.
Three of the contestants from the main round will sing along with popular folk music artistes from across the country and abroad on the stage of the Dhaka International Folk Fest organised by the Sun Foundation.
Each episode of the Magic Bauliana will be aired on the television screen of the Maasranga.