Female – Female Duets
Female- Female Duets present an opportunity to listen to many of the voices that we listened to in the female solo songs, with a different prospective of – in terms of the subjects as well as style of singing these types of songs.
Far More number of songs that we could locate on HFGK do not have YT links established till now.
Popular Female-Female Duet
Zohrabai Ambalewali, Shamshad Begum – Udan Khatole Pe Ud Jaoon, Tere Haath Na AauN – Anmol Ghadi – Naushad Ali – Tanvir Naqvi
Other Female-Female Duets
Hamida Banu, Krishna Ganguly – Ik Chand WahaN Ik Chand YahaN Jiya NA Lage Mora – Amar Raj – Feroz Nizami – Ishwar Chandra Kapoor
Amirbai Karanataki, Zohrabai Ambalewali – Meri Aai Hai Teen BhabhiyaN – Haum Ek Hain = Husnlal Bhagatram – P L Santoshi
Zeenat Begum, Hameeda Bano – Alla Duhai Hai … Ye Duniya Garibo Ki Kyun Jeene NahiN Deti – Nek Parveen – Feroz Nizami – Wahid Qureshi
Mohantara Talpade, Hameeda Bano – Oonchi Haveli Bana Do Munimji, Hawli Ko Sheeshe Laga Do Muimji – Phoolwari – Hansraj Behl – Pt. Indra
Shanta Apte, Lata Mangeshkar – Main Khili Khili Phoolwari Kya….. Chand Haath Mein Aaya – Subhadra – Vasant Desai – Moti B A
Male-Male Duet Song
I have been able to locate only one male-male duet from HFGK for the year 1946.
S D Burman, S L Puri – Baabu.. Re Dil Ko Bachan, Tere Dil Ko Bachana – Eight Dyas- S D Burman –
Except one song, all other songs are more in the genre of chorus songs this year, where no one singer plays a major role in the song.
Beenapani Mukherjee, Lalita Deulkar, Mangala Tipnis, Chorus – Apni Gori Ki Nagari Mein Jaana – Eight Days – S D Burman – Qamar Jalalabadi
Chorus – Utho Ke Hamein Waqt Ki Gardish Ne Pukara – Neecha Nagar – Pt. Ravi Shankar
Chorus – Ham Rookenge Nahin – Neecha Nagar – Pt. Ravi Shankar
Chorus – Aao SahelioN BannI Ko Mahendi Lagao – Nek Parveen – Feroz Nizami – Waid Quereshi
We will take up the concluding part of the Duet Songs of 1946 in our next episode.