We mourn the passing of Ustad Sanjib Dey
We are deeply saddened by the passing of noted music trainer Ustad Sanjib Dey.
Sanjib Dey was the eldest son of classical maestro Pandit Mithun Dey. He tutored many successful music artists in the country including Shakila Zafar, Bappa Majumdar, Alam Ara Minu, Aankhi Alamgir, Badshah Bulbul, S D Rubel, among others. His son Nishit Dey is a noted Sitar artist.
Dey taught classical music at Chhayanaut from 1974 to 1991. He has left behind many students and admirers.
Sanjib Dey passed away on Friday, 29 January 2021, at the age of 68.