Reflections and Stray Thoughts is a recall of stories of the bygone era. especially of the period 1930-1980. It connects people from films, music and sports, whose outstanding work in their profession still gives the author the 'elixir of life.
Anecdotes and narratives published earlier in the popular dailies of Bangladesh under the captions Of People and Ideas', 'Of Men, Music and Movies', 'Music Musings' and in recent years, 'At My Wits' End' in Facebook, have been bundled in the book.
The musings are based on the author's personal experiences with celebrities, books of renowned authors and extracts of anecdotes and stories told by old timers who loved to engage in "adda" with young folks over endless cups of chai in roadside cafés.
A must for baby boomers from the author of the best seller Incomparable Sachin Dev Burman.
HQ Chowdhury is a freelance writer on films, music and sports. He is the founder of 'Plasma Plus, Bangladesh's first private R&D science laboratory and also an Emeritus Associate of American Association of Physicists in Medicine. He authored the critically acclaimed book. Incomparable Sachin Dev Burman and is a recipient of SD Burman Award from the Government of Tripura, India. He was listed in the Marquis WHO'S WHO in the world of Professionals from 1997 to 2002.
**Contents and Sample Pages**
North Indian Music (289)
Original Texts (60)
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