The Doyel Pakhir Ganer Katha or ‘Robin-Magpie’s Songbook’ is an album of music featuring songs from the Bangladeshi War of Independence of 1971. It features the voices of Sahana Bajpaie, Samantak Sinha and Sohini Alam as well as lush instrumentation from around the world – dotara, daf, oud, guitar, banjo and more.

The album is being produced by Global Music Academy director Georgie Pope along with her husband, the writer and academic Somnath Batabyal.