Assamese Folk Music of Assam


Listening to the Assamese Classic songs which will give you to remember the old days.

Assam is a state with valleys and hills, and the home of many ethnic tribes. Just as the geography and varied people co-exist, the pulsating Bihu songs co-exist with languorous music of other forms.

Assam has always been known for it's rich FOLK music. There are many subdivisions within the Folk Songs from Assam. here are many famous musicians from Assam who made numerous famous Bengali Music Albums. Such as Bhupen Hazarika, Rudra Barua, Jayanta Hazarika, Parbati Prasad, Khagen Mahanta, Samar hazarika, Zubeen Garg and many more.

The Assamese musicians use many different kinds of musical instruments to make their sweet music suc as :
* Dhol, * Gogona, * Marcus, * Pepa, * Taal, * Toka, * Xutuli, * Khol' * Mridanga, * Madol, * Dotara, * Dogor, * Baanhi (Flute), * Nagera

There are different kinds of folk songs like

* Kamrupiya Lokageet
* Goalpariya Lokageet
* Ojapali


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