Anwar Pervez (musician)

Anwar Parvez (c. 1944 – June 16, 2006)[2] was a Bangladeshi music composer and music director. He was awarded Ekushey Padak in 2007 by the Government of Bangladesh.[3][4] He composed about 2,000 songs and worked as a music director in about 200 feature films.[5][6]

Anwar Parvez
আনোয়ার পারভেজ
Born1943/1944
DiedJune 16, 2006(2006-06-16) (aged 61–62)
NationalityBangladeshi
OccupationMusic composer, music director
Spouse(s)Yasmeen Parvez[1]
RelativesShahnaz Rahmatullah (sister)
Zafar Iqbal (brother)
AwardsEkushey Padak

BackgroundEdit

Singer Shahnaz Rahmatullah and actor Zafar Iqbal were Parvez's siblings.[7]

AwardsEdit

  • Ekushey Padak (2007)
  • Lifetime Achievement Award by Bangladesh Federation of Film Societies (2006)[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Lifetime Achievement Award for film personalities". The Daily Star. March 7, 2006. Retrieved September 4, 2017.
  2. ^ Sadya Afreen Mallick (December 16, 2004). "Anwar Parvez talks about his invaluable patriotic song". The Daily Star. Retrieved June 2, 2015.
  3. ^ "Five receive Ekushey Padak". The Daily Star. February 21, 2007. Retrieved June 2, 2015.
  4. ^ একুশে পদকপ্রাপ্ত সুধীবৃন্দ [Ekushey Padak winners list] (in Bengali). Government of Bangladesh. Retrieved September 4, 2017.
  5. ^ "Anwar Parvez in critical condition". The Daily Star. August 21, 2005. Retrieved June 2, 2015.
  6. ^ "Bidding farewell to a cultural icon". Star Weekend Magazine. The Daily Star. June 23, 2016.
  7. ^ Ishtiak Khan (August 8, 2017). "Zafar Iqbal: Actor, musician and freedom fighter". Dhaka Tribune. Retrieved September 4, 2017.

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