Dibya Jyoti Barua is commonly known as Dibya. A guitar enthusiast and professional guitarist. In his early 1993 Dibya Jyoti Barua has played in different local band in Chittagong, Bangladesh . He used to play rhythm and bass guitar. Dibya learnt guitar lessons from talented guitarists in Chittagong. Decades back Dibya migrated to Sydney, Australia. Since then he had appeared most of the live shows in Sydney.
Born with a God gifted melodic talent, keen pair of ears for musical notes, deft hands and a very well-coordinated hand-mind-soul to produce melodious tunes, Mr. Barua stands out as the most prominent ‘Guitarist’ that the local community audience, artists and music organizers would ever trance! Dibya Jyoti Barua however claims an established fame beyond the confines of Local Bengali Australian Community.
Dibya has received the respect of many eminent artists and he believes that this inundated flow of applause from his supporters applauded him to drive himself further to render the most outstanding performance on his magical guitar!
Mr. Barua has also been expressively involved in the folk, modern country and rock music scene in Australia Indian Subcontinental community for a long time and reports feeling specially divinely blessed by a ‘Higher Power’ for having the opportunity to perform with some of the best ‘visiting’ and ‘residing’ musicians from Bangladesh, India and Overseas.
In 1993 the band named ‘‘FRIENDS’’ formed and it’s founder member Dibya who was one of their band leading member. He has participated countless stage LIVE performances in a small to large scale in his musical career.
Dibya has played guitar with some of Bangladeshi legendary artists, such as Bari Siddiqui, Subir Nondhi. Currently Dibya is the passionate Lead guitarist of Shawpno Band Sydney’.
Dibya has written a few songs and made tune. Sometimes Mrs. Barua (also known as Smita) helped him to make the tune. Apart from music composition Dibya can sing, only when community will push harder to hear his voice.
Recent performances by Dibya