Sohini Mishra is an Approved Artiste (B High Grade) of All India Radio, Cuttack. She is a classically trained singer since the age of nine. She has learnt classical music from noted guru and Hindustani exponent Pandit Devendra Narayan Satpathy. Due to rigorous training for several years, she is equally good in pure classical and semi-classical music. Sohini hails from a musical background. Music is in her blood. Her father is also an approved artiste of AIR, Cuttack.
She regularly sings for Akashvani, modern songs and devotional albums, as well as mainstream Oriya films. Some of her film songs are widely popular in Orissa. Her radio songs are equally remembered. Sohini has won many prestigious awards in the ‘Best Singer’ category like Big FM 92.7 Bhubaneswar, Odisha Filmfare Awards (OFFA), Chalachitra Jagata Award, etc for extraordinary singing in Oriya films. Sohini also performs on stage at various prestigious venues all over the State. She is a much-sought performer for her melodious voice and wonderful stage presentation.
She came to limelight through the reality show Indian Idol 6. Prior to that, she had successfully participated in reality shows like ETV Amari Swara. At the Indian Idol qualifying rounds in Kolkata, she became the cynosure of all attraction with her immaculate singing of Lata Mangeshkar’s song “Man Mohana”, and got qualified for the main round. She represented the whole of eastern India for the reality show. She climbed up the ladder to the sixth position defeating her rivals one by one. Her performance in Indian Idol was always extraordinary and received lot of positive comments and congratulatory messages from viewers as posted on various websites. She enjoyed a huge fan following from all over the world. Her flawless rendition and charismatic presentation always carried a different appeal and drew huge applause.
Sohini is a postgraduate student of Biotechnology at the prestigious Ravenshaw University in Cuttack, Orissa. She can be reached firstname.lastname@example.org She has her Facebook profile on https://odishabuzz.com/sohini-mishra and http://www.facebook.com/sohinimishra89. Many of her performances including those for Indian Idol are available on the internet. Her videos can be found and watched on Youtube, Dailymotion, Metacafe and other sites by a simple Google search with the keyword “Sohini Mishra”.