Manohari Singh Net Worth

Manohari Singh Net Worth is
$4 Million

Manohari Singh Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Manohari Singh (March 8, 1931 – July 13, 2010) was an Indian saxophonist and was the main arranger of seminal film composer Rahul Dev Burman, along with Basudev Chakroborty (the duo also popularly known as Basu-Manohari).Born in Kolkata in a family of musicians, Manohari Singh watched his father - originally from Nepal - and uncle play in brass bands. In 1942, he joined the brass band at Bata Shoe Company, Bata Nagar in Kolkata, under its Hungarian conductor Joseph Newman. When Newman left in 1945 to join HMV, Manohari and his uncles followed. From classical music, he started playing Hindi and Bengali songs for the HMV orchestra, since Newman arranged music for many composers like Kamal Dasgupta, S D Burman, Timir Baran and Ravi Shankar. He also played flute and piccolo at the Calcutta Symphony Orchestra. Through fellow musicians such as Francisco Casanovas, deputy conductor at the Symphony Orchestra and band-leader at Firpo's Restaurant, George Banks, trumpet player at the Grand Hotel, and others, Manohari was introduced to the Calcutta nightclub scene. He had already tried his hand at the English key flute, the clarinet and the mandolin, but now he decided to learn the saxophone in order to be able to play at nightclubs.When the conductor Joseph Newman left HMV in 1950 to settle in Australia, Manohari moved on to play at Firpo's with his own band. Urged by the music director Salil Chowdhury, Manohari decided to try his luck in Mumbai, moving there in 1958. His first break in the Hindi film industry was in 1958 with Sachin Dev Burman, as a saxophonist for the movie Sitaron se aage. He went on to play with many other music directors, his strongest association being with R.D. Burman, for whom he played the saxophone in many compositions. In addition to playing the alto saxophone, Manohari Singh was also the music assistant and arranger for R. D. Burman.Manohari played on the well-known hit "Gaata rahe mera dil", composed by S.D. Burman, from the movie Guide. He also played for songs in the movies Chalte Chalte (2003) and Veer Zaara (2004). He also released an album titled Sax appeal containing saxophone renditions of various Hindi movie music tracks Manohari Singh was said to deeply cherish his gold-plated Selmer saxophone (bought in New York in 1969) and tried to avoid getting even his own finger-prints on it.He was felicitated at the Yashwantrao Chavan Natyagruha (auditorium) on March 19, 2006, on the occasion of his 75 birthday He was also awarded with "Memorable Contribution to Music Award" at the Tata Indicom Radio Mirchi Music Awards function held on 27 March 2009.Manohari Singh died after a cardiac arrest on July 13, 2010 in Mumbai.
IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of BirthMarch 8, 1931
Place Of BirthKolkata, India
ProfessionMusic Department, Composer, Sound Department
Star SignPisces

Music Department

Jurmana1979music assistant - as Manohari
Dhongee1979music assistant - as Manohari
Gol Maal1979music assistant - as Manohari
The Great Gambler1979assistant musical director - as Manohari
Hamare Tumhare1979assistant music - as Manori
Shalimar1978music associate - as Manohari
Devata1978music assistant - as Manohari
Bhola Bhala1978music assistant - as Manohari
Kasme Vaade1978assistant music - as Basu-Manohari
Ghar1978assistant music - as Basu-Manohari
Ananda Ashram1977assistant musical director - as Manohari
Vishwasghaat1977music assistant - as Manohari
Hum Kisise Kum Naheen1977music assistant - as Manohari
Mukti1977/Ichief assistant music - as Manohari
Bullet1976assistant musical director - as Manohari
Mehbooba1976assistant music - as Manohari
Bhanwar1976assistant music - as Manori
Maha Chor1976conductor - as Basu-Manohari
Khel Khel Mein1975assistant music - as Manohari
Dharam Karam1975assistant musical director - as Basu-Manohari
Sholay1975music assistant - as Basu Manohari
Kaala Sona1975music assistant - as Manohari
Khushboo1975music assistant - as Manohari
Amanush1975music assistant - as Manohari
Zameer1975assistant musical director - as Manori
Aandhi1975music assistant - as Manohari
Deewaar1975music assistant - as Manohari
Warrant1975music assistant - as Manori
36 Ghante1974music assistant - as Manohari
Trimurti1974music assistant - as Manohar Singh
Benaam1974music assistant - as Manohari
Ajanabee1974music assistant - as Manohari
Phir Kab Milogi1974music assistant - as Manohari
Aap Ki Kasam1974music assistant - as Basu Manohari
Do Phool1974music assistant - as Manori
Manoranjan1974music assistant - as Manohari
Anamika1973music assistant - as Manohari
Heera Panna1973music assistant - as Manohari
Yaadon Ki Baaraat1973music assistant - as Manohari
Namak Haraam1973music assistant - as Manohari
Aa Gale Lag Jaa1973music assistant - as Basu Manohari
Joshila1973music assistant - as Manohari
Bobby1973musician: solo - as Manohari
Jheel Ke Us Paar1973music assistant - as Manohari
Anhonee1973musician: saxophone and flute
Bandhe Haath1973assistant music - as Manohari
Raja Rani1973associate music - as Manohari
Apna Desh1972music assistant - as Monohari
Do Chor1972music assistant - as Manohari
Garam Masala1972music assistant - as Manohar Singh
Mere Jeevan Saathi1972music assistant - as Manori
Samadhi1972assistant to composer
Seeta Aur Geeta1972music assistant - as Manohari
Shehzada1972music assistant - as Manohari
Parichay1972assistant music - as Basu-Manohari
Raampur Ka Lakshman1972music assistant - as Manohari
Buddha Mil Gaya1971assistant musical director - as Basu-Manohari
Caravan1971music assistant - as Manohari
Gambler1971assistant music - as Basu-Manohari
Naya Zamana1971music assistant - as Manohari
Paraya Dhan1971music assistant - as Manohari
Sharmeelee1971music assistant - as Manohari
Hungama1971music assistant - as Manohari
Pyar Ki Kahani1971assistant music - as Basu-Manohari
Tere Mere Sapne1971assistant orchestrator - as Basu-Manohari
Adhikar1971/Iassistant music - as Manohari
Amar Prem1971music assistant - as Manohari
Ishq Par Zor Nahin1970music assistant
Kati Patang1970music assistant - as Manohari
The Train1970music assistant - as Manohari
Prem Pujari1970music conductor - as Manohari
Pyar Ka Mausam1969assistant to composer
Ittefaq1969music assistant
Aradhana1969assistant music - as Manohar
Abhilasha1968music assistant - as Manohari
Padosan1968music assistant
Chandan Ka Palna1967music assistant - as Manori
Jewel Thief1967conductor - as Manohari / music assistant - uncredited
Anupama1966music assistant - as Monohari
Teesri Manzil1966assistant musical director
Bhoot Bungla1965music assistant - as Manohri
Teen Devian1965assistant musical director - as Manohari
Barsaat1995background music assistant - as Manohri Singh
Professor Ki Padosan1994assistant music - as Basu Manohari
1942: A Love Story1994music arranger - as Manohri Singh
Janam Se Pehle1994music assistant - as Manohari
Gurudev1993assistant music - as Manhori
Khule-Aam1992assistant music - as Manohari
Gunehgar Kaun1991music assistant - as Manohari
Aag Se Khelenge1989music assistant - as Manohari
Joshilaay1989music assistant - as Manohari
Ijaazat1987associate composer - as Manohari
Ekanto Apon1987assistant musical director - as Manohari
Dacait1987music assistant - as Manohari
Samundar1986music assistant - as Manohari
Kala Dhanda Goray Log1986music arranger - as Manohari
Oonche Log1985assistant music director
Saagar1985music assistant - as Manohari
Arjun1985music assistant - as Manohari
Hum Dono1985chief assistant music - as Manohari
Ram Tere Kitne Nam1985assistant music - as Manohari
Lava1985music assistant - as Manohari
Karishmaa1984music assistant - as Manohari
Jhutha Sach1984music assistant - as Manohari
Duniya1984music assistant - as Manohari
Hum Hain Lajawaab1984music assistant - as Manohari
Farishta1984music assistant - as Manohari
Pukar1983music assistant - as Manohari
Agar Tum Na Hote1983assistant music - as Manohari Babloo
Bade Dil Wala1983assistant music - as Manohari
Rang Birangi1983assistant music - as Manohari
Shakti1982assistant music - as Manohari
Troyee1982assistant musical director - as Manohari
Sanam Teri Kasam1982music assistant - as Manohari
Shaukeen1982music assistant - as Manohari
Bemisal1982music assistant - as Manohari
Kalankini Kankabati1981assistant musical director - as Manohari
Zamaane Ko Dikhana Hai1981music assistant - as Manohari
Kaalia1981assistant music - as Manohari
Ghungroo Ki Awaaz1981music assistant - as Manohari
Jail Yatra1981music assistant - as Manohari
Biwi O Biwi1981music assistant - as Manohari
Rocky1981music assistant - as Manohari
Kudrat1981music assistant - as Manohri
Barsaat Ki Ek Raat1981music assistant - as Manori
Abdullah1980music assistant - as Manohari
Khubsoorat1980assistant musical director - as Basu-Manohari
The Burning Train1980music assistant - as Manohari


1942: A Love Story1994
Parinda1989as Manohari
Chatpati1983as Manohari
Kanhaiyaa1981as Basu-Manohari
Sabse Bada Rupaiya1976as Basu-Manohari

Sound Department

Baharon Ke Sapne1967music assistant
Yeh Raat Phir Na Aaygi1966assistant audiographer - as Manohar Singh


Awara Baap1985assistant to music director
Yeh Raat Phir Na Aaygi1966production assistant - as Manohar Singh

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