I wanted Shabana to sing the song - Aparna Sen

Aparna Sen's 'Sonata' is making news since its trailer release. In the film, director Aparna Sen, is playing a woman from  U.P while Shabana Azmi essays a Bengali woman. She also sang a Rabindra Sangeet in the film. "I wanted Shabana to sing the song. I didn't want to use playback. Although we had recorded the track in her voice before, she sang the entire song during the shot as well," told the ace actress cum filmmaker.

Aparna Sen Shabana Azmi Sonata