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Inaugurations of December Music Festivals 2013

December 13, 2013 Leave a comment

Inaugurations

The 87the Annual Conference and Concerts of The Music Academy will be inaugurated by Justice P. Sathasivam, Chief Justice of India, on December 15, 5 p.m., at the Academy premises, TTK Road.

Sri Parthasarathy Swami Sabha’s 113 December Music Festival (Isai Vizha) will be on from December 15 till January 5, 2014, at at Vidya Bharathi, 55 Bheemasena Garden Road, Mylapore. The festival will be inaugurated on December 15, 4 p.m. by Sri Paralaka Ramanuja Embar Jeer Swamigal of Sriperumbudur, who will confer the title ‘Sangeetha Kalasarathy’ on ‘Chitravina’ N. Ravikiran. This award caries a cash prize of Rs one Lakh (endowment created by P. Vijayakumar Reddy and Preetha Reddy) and a gold medal. Dr. M. Balamuralikrishna will light the kuthuvilakku while Dr. Nalli Kuppuswami Chetti, Cleveland V.V. Sundaram and Mohan Parasaran will participate.

Sri Krishna Gana Sabha will open its 58th Art and Dance Festival this evening (Dec 13), 6 p.m., at its premises, T. Nagar. The fest will be inaugurated by Dr. R. Seetharaman, CEO, Doha Bank Group, Qatar, who will confer the Acharya Choodamani Award on Prof. A Janardhanan. Natyacharya V.P. Dhananjayan will confer the Nrithya Choodamani Award on Swapnasundari. A Bharatanatyam recital by Gauatri Sriram will follow.

Hamsadhwani’s 19th year NRI Music and Dance festival will be inaugurated on December 18, 6.15 p.m. at Youth Hostel, II Avenue, Indira Nagar, Adyar, by Jennifer A. McIntyre, Consul General, US Consulate and Mahesh Balasubramanian, Kotak Mahindra, followed by the music programme, ‘Thirai Isai Paatum Bharathumum – G. Ramanathan to A.R. Rahman hits’ and a dance tribute celebrating ‘celluloid-100 years,’ choreographed by Radhika Shurajit. The festival is on till December 31 and will feature artists from the U.S., Singapore, Dubai, Nigeria, Muscat, Australia and Canada. A jugalbandi concert (violin and santur) by Nandini Muthuswami and Nandkishor Muley will take place on December 22, 7 p.m. A special programme on December 25, 7 p.m., will feature the violin concert of Lalgudi Srimathi Brahmanandam with her daughter Anuradha Sridhar Special tribute to T. Balasaraswathi, by her grandson Anirudha Knight, will take place on December 29, 7 p.m.

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The Mylapore Fine Arts Club – December Festival

December 5, 2013 Leave a comment

The Mylapore Fine Arts Club Arts Festival 2013

The 62nd year Arts Festival of the Mylapore Fine Arts Club will be conducted from Dec. 8, 2013.

Venue: The Mylapore Fine Arts Club, 45, Musiri Subramaniam Road, Mylapore, Chennai – 4. Phone: 24997755

The schedule:

Dec. 8, 2013
4.00 p.m. – Mangala Isai – Nadaswaram by Adyar D. Balasubramani & Party
5.00 p.m. – Inauguration
7.00 p.m. – Jyothirgamaya – dance ballet by students of Kala Darshana. Guru Jayanthi Subramaniam

Dec. 9, 2013
9.30 a.m. – Gayathri Sankaran (Vocal), Melakaveri K. Thiagarajan (Violin), Peravali Jayabhaskar (Mridangam)
12.00 noon – R. Rajiv (Vocal), Mysore Sangeetha (Violin), Akshay Ram (Mridangam)
1.30 p.m. – Calcutta K. Srividya (Vocal), Melakaveri K. Thiagarajan (Violin), Neyveli Ramkumar (Mridangam)
4.00 p.m. – Kunnakudi M. Balamuralikrishna (Vocal), B.U. Ganeshprasad (Violin), Tanjore K. Murugaboopathy (Mridangam), Papanasam S. Sethuraman (Kanjira)
6.30 p.m. – Raji Gopalakrishnan (Vocal), M.R. Gopinath (Violin), Sherthalai Ananthakrishnan (Mridangam). G. Chandrasekara Sharma (Ghatam)

Dec. 10, 2013
9.30 a.m. – K. Satyanarayanan (Keyboard), Karaikal S. Venkatasubramaniam (Violin), Trivandrum V. Balaji (Mridangam), Valangiman S. Hariharasubramanian (Ghatam),
12.00 noon – Arundhathi Krishnan (Vocal), Mysore Sangeetha (Violin), R. Raghunath (Mridangam)
1.30 p.m. – Nanditha Ravi (Vocal), Kovai Chandran (Violin), A.V. Manikandan (Mridangam)
4.00 p.m. – Sriram Parthasarathy (Vocal), Mysore V. Srikanth (Violin), R. Ramesh (Mridangam), G. Chandrasekara Sharma (Kanjira)
6.30 p.m. – Trichur V. Ramachadran (Vocal), S. Varadharajan (Violin), Guruvayur Dorai (Mridangam), E.M. Subramaniam (Ghatam)

Dec. 11, 2013
9.30 a.m. – S. Srinivasan (Veena), Trichur C. Narendran (Mridangam), Vaikom Gopalakrishnan (Ghatam)
12.00 noon – Kamala Deepti (Vocal), Pappu Gyanadev (Violin), V.S. Raghavan (Mridangam)
1.30 p.m. – K. Subhiksha (Vocal), Sudha R.S. Iyer (Violin), K.S. Ramana (Mridangam)
4.00 p.m. – K. Vijayaraghavan (Vocal), V.V. Srinivasa Rao (Violin), Tiruvidaimarudur S. Sankaran (Mridangam), Pudukottai N. Ramachandran (Ghatam)
6.30 p.m. – Rudrapatnam Brothers R.N. Taranathan & R.N. Thiagarajan, M.A. Sundareswaran (Violin), Srimushnam V. Raja Rao (Mridangam), S.V. Ramani (Ghatam)

Dec. 12, 2013
9.30 a.m. – Amrutha Venkatesh (Vocal), Padma Shankar (Violin), S.J. Arjun Ganesh (Mridangam)
12.00 noon – Sunil Gargyan (Vocal), H.V. Raghuram (Violin), P.B.V. Krishnamachari (Mridangam)
1.30 p.m. – Brinda manickavachagam (Vocal), Sudha R.S. Iyer (Violin), N.C. Bharadwaj (Mridangam
4.00 p.m. – Dr. Ghatam S. Karthick’s HeART Beat – ENSEMBLE
6.30 p.m. – Jayanthi Kumaresh (Veena), K. Jayachandra Rao  (Mridangam), Pramath Kiran (Morsing)

Dec. 13, 2013
9.30 a.m. – T.M. Krishna 9Vocal), R.K. Sriramkumar (Violin), K. Arunprakash (Mridangam), B.S. Purushotham (Kanjira)
12.00 Noon – S. Maalavika (Vocal), K. Gokul (Violin), M.S. Venkatasubramaniam (Mridangam)
1.30 p.m. – Akshay Padmanabhan (Vocal), B. Ananthakrishnan (Violin), Kumbakonam Swaminathan (Mridangam)
4.00 p.m. – Lakshmi Rangarajan (Vocal), Dr. R. Hemalatha (Violin), Mannarkoil J. Balaji (Mridangam)
6.30 p.m. – Hyderabad Brothers D Seshachari & D Raghavachari (Vocal), Delhi P. Sunderarajan (Violin), Mannargudi A. Easwaran (Mridangam), Papanasam S. Sethuraman (Kanjira)

Dec. 14, 2013
9.30 a.m. – K. Gayathri (Vocal), Anuradha Sridhar (Violin),  B. Ganapathiraman (Mridangam), G. Chandrasekara Sharma (Ghatam)
12.00 Noon – N.J. Nandini (Vocal), Apoorva Krishna (Violin), K.H. Vineeth (Mridangam)
1.30 p.m. – Niranjana Srinivasan (Vocal), B. Ananthakrishnan (Violin), Guru Raghavendra (Ghatam)
4.00 p.m. – Papanasam Ashok Ramani (Vocal), Vittal Ramamurthy (Violin), Trichy B. Harikumar (Mridangam)
6.30 p.m. – S. Sowmya (Vocal), Embar S. Kannan (Violin), K. Arunprakash (Mridangam), K.V. Gopalakrishnan (Ghatam)

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Sri Parthasarathy Swami Sabha – December Music Festival

December 5, 2013 Leave a comment

SRI PARTHASARATHY SWAMI SABHA

( Office : 100, T.P. Koil Street, Chennai-5 )

113th YEAR – DECEMBER MUSIC FESTIVAL (15-12-2013 TO 5-1-2014)

At VIDYA BHARATHI, 55, Bheemasena Garden Road,

Mylapore, Chennai – 4. Phone : 2499 7269 / 2499 1248.

Inauguration on 15-12-2013 (Sunday ) at 4.00 p.m.

His Holiness Srimad Paramahamsa Appan PARAKALA RAMANUJA EMBAR JEER SWAMIGAL, Sriperumbudur – Inaugurates

Dr. M. BALAMURALIKRISHNA Lights the Kuthuvilakku

Conferring the Award “Sangeetha Kalasarathy” on Chitravina Sri. N. RAVIKIRAN

Dr. NALLI KUPPUSWAMI CHETTI – Presides

Felicitation by Cleveland Sri. V.V. SUNDARAM

Welcome Address : Sri. MOHAN PARASARAN ( Solicitor General of India )

Presenting :

Palghat Mani Iyer Centenary award to Prof. Trichy Sankaran (Instituted by Nithyashree Mahadevan)

Dwaram Venkataswami Naidu Award to Sri. Nagai Muralidharan ( Instituted by Mohan Parasaran)

Dr. M.L.V. Award to Sri. Ramakrishnamurthy (Instituted by Sudha Raghunathan )

G. Ramanathan Award to Sri. R. Suriyaprakash ( Instituted by Sathanur V. Parthasarathy)

Programme:

15-12-2013 ( Sunday)

2.45 p.mMangala Isai Nadaswaram: Thirukazhukunram T.A.P. RAVI SHANKAR and party

4.00 p.m.Inauguration and conferring the title Sangeetha Kalasarathy on Sri. Chitravina N. Ravikiran

5.15 p.m.R. VEDAVALLI – R.K. Sriramkumar – K. Arun Prakash

7.15 p.m.S. SHASHANK – Flute, B.U. Ganesh Prasad- M.L.N. Raju

16-12-2013 ( Monday )

8.30 a.m. Lect. Demo Guru Guho Jayathi – Sangitha Rasanubhavam of Muthuswamy Dikshitar’s Compositions By Neyveli R. SANTHANAGOPALAN

10.00 a.m.Shertallay Dr. K.N. Renganatha Sharma – Mysore V. Srikanth – Mannargudi Easwaran – Dr. S. Karthick

12.30 p.m.Srividya Sudha Sisters – Shradha Ravindran – Ram Sriram

2.00 p.m.Amrutha Murali – H.M. Smitha – Palghat A.M. Harinarayanan – Nergunam Shankar .

4.00 p.m.T.V. GOPALAKRISHNAN- S. Varadarajan – Neyveli Venkatesh – Nanda Masti

6.30 p.m.CHITRAVINA N.RAVIKIRAN -Chitra Vina- Ranjani Ramakrishnan -Trichy Shankaran -B.S.Purusothaman

17-12-2013 ( Tuesday )

8.30 a.m. Lect. Demo : Musical beauty in Svara Jatis By NEELA RAMGOPAL

10.00 a.mSuguna Varadachari – R. Hemalatha – Kallidaikurichi Sivakumar – Nergunam Shankar

6.30 p.m.Dr. K.J. YESUDAS . Mahadeva Sarma – Thiruvarur Bhakathavatsalam -Vaikom Gopalakrishnan

18-12-2013 ( Wednesday )

8.30 a.m. Lect. Demo Dual Panchalinga Kritis of Muthuswami Dikshitar By R. K. SHRIRAMKUMAR

10.00 a.m.S. Mahathi – M.R. Gopinath – Thilliaisthanam R. Suriyanarayanan – Alathur Rajaganesh

12.30 p.m.N.J. Nandini – S.V. Sudarshan – Akshay ram

2.00 p.m.Ramakrishna Murthy – Sundeep Ramachandran – Sumesh Narayanan – Chandrasekara Sarma

4.00 p.m.Carnatica Brothers K.N. SHASHIKIRAN & P. GANESH – Nagai Muralidharan – Thanjavur Murugaboopathy – Nanda Masti

6.30 p.m.N. VIJAY SIVA – B.U. Ganesh Prasad – K. Arunprakash – N. Guruprasad

19-12-2013 ( Thursday )

8.30 a.m. Lect. Demo: Significance of Anyasvaras in Bhashanga Ragas By Dr. M.B. VEDAVALLI

10.00 a.mV. Sankaranarayanan – Nagai Sriram – Tanjavur Murugaboopathy – Sriram Natarajan

12.30 p.mAnahita & Apoorva Ravindran – Mysore Sangeetha – Sriram Natarajan – Balaji Chandra

2.00 p.m.Bharat Sundar – M. Rajeev – Trivandrum V. Balaji – K.V. Gopalakrishnan

4.00 p.m.SANGEETHA SIVAKUMAR – Charulatha Ramanujam – Arun Prakash – K.V. Gopalakrishnan

6.30 p.m.MALLADI BROTHERS – M.A. Sundareswaran – Phalgun – Giridhar Udupa

20-12-2013 ( Friday )

8.30 a.m. Lect. Demo: Compositional Forms/Genres : A Comparative study of Carnatic and Hindustani By Dr. SRIRAM PARASURAM

10.00 a.m.Sriranjani Santhanagopalan – Mysore Srikanth – Poongulam Subramaniam – K.V. Gopalakrishnan

12.30 p.m.Vidhya Raghavan – Sandeep Ramachandran – Thalaignayuru S. Harish Kumar

2.00 p.m.Sandeep Narayanan – B. Ananthakrishnan – S.J. Arjun Ganesh – Anirudh Athreya

4.00 p.m.Prof. T.N. KRISHNAN & SRIRAM KRISHNAN Violin Duo- Tanjavur Murugaboopathy – Vazhappally R Krishnakumar

6.30 p.m.GAYATHRI VENKATRAGHAVAN – Charumathi Raghuraman – B. Ganapathyraman – Govind Prasad

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Mudhra – Fine Arts Festival 2013

December 4, 2013 Leave a comment


New No.26, Rama Street, Nungambakkam, Chennai – 600034. 
Ph:28264493 Mob: 9840072821 Email : mudhrasabha@gmail.com 
Website: http://www.mudhra.org

19th FINE ARTS FESTIVAL
6-12-2013 to 5-1-2014

At Infosys Hall, Ramakrishna Mission School Campus,
31, Krishna Street, T.Nagar, Chennai – 600 017
(opp. to Joyalukkas and adjacent to Shah showroom)

Inauguration on 6th December 2013 (Friday) at 5.30 p.m. 
MUDHRA AWARD OF EXCELLENCE to
Padma Vibhushan Sri Umayalpuram K.Sivaraman
(Outstanding Mridangam Exponent & Guru)
Presented in memory of Late Sri.P.Obul Reddy and Smt.P.Gananamba by
Mr. P.Vijayakumar Reddy and Mrs. Preetha Reddy

Date Time Artiste
6th Dec 2013 Friday 4.00 p.m. Nadaswaram Concert by Seshampatti Sivalingam & Party
5.30 p.m. Inauguration
6th Dec 2013 Friday 7.00 p.m. VIOLIN DUET Ganesh & Kumaresh – Violin Duet Anantha R.Krishnan-Mridangam Thirupunitura Radhakrishnan-Ghatam Pramnath Kiran – Electronic Percussion
7th Dec 2013 Saturday 6.15 p.m. Dr. Palghat Ramprasad -Vocal B.U.Ganesh Prasad -Violin Bangalore Praveen – Mridangam S.V.Ramani – Ghatam
8th Dec 2013 Sunday 6.15 p.m. Dummies Drama Presents NALLATHOR VEENAI by Sreevathson
9th Dec 2013 Monday 6.15 p.m. Carnatica Brothers – Vocal (K.N.Shashikiran & Ganesh) S.Varadarajan – Violin Srimushnam Raja Rao – Mridangam Trichy Murali – Ghatam
10th Dec 2013 Tuesday 6.15 p.m. Dr.Nithyashree Mahadevan – Vocal Usha Rajagopal – Violin Sherthalai R Ananthakrishnan – Mridangam H.Sivaramakrishnan – Ghatam
11th Dec 2013 Wednesday 6.15 p.m. Malladi Brothers – Vocal
(Sreeramprasad & Ravikumar) R.K.Shriramkumar – Violin Mannargudi A Easwaran – Mridangam Vaikom Gopalakrishnan – Ghatam
12th Dec 2013 Thursday 6.15 p.m. Mambalam Sisters – Vocal (Vijayalakshmi & Chitra) Dr.R.Hemalatha – Violin Mudhra Bhaskar – Mridangam Adambakkam Shankar – Ghatam
13th Dec.2013 Friday 6.15 p.m. S. Saketharaman – Vocal H.N.Bhaskar – Violin V.V.Ramanamurthy – Mridangam Dr.S.Karthick – Ghatam
14th Dec.2013 Saturday 6.15 p.m. Madurai T.N.S.Krishna – Vocal S.Varadarajan – Violin Trichur Narendran – Mridangam E.M.Subramaniam – Ghatam
15th Dec 2013 Sunday
NO TICKETS FOR THIS CONCERT
6.15 p.m. Musical offering by T.M.Krishna – Vocal Dr. Hemalatha – Violin Melakkaveri K.Balaji – Mridangam N.Guruprasad – Ghatam
16th Dec 2013 Monday 6.15 p.m. S. Sowmya – Vocal Embar Kannan – Violin Poongulam Subramaniam – Mridangam Nerkunam Sankar – Kanjira
17th Dec 2013 Tuesday 6.15 p.m. Priya Sisters – Vocal
(Shanmugapriya & Haripriya) M.A.Krishnaswamy – Violin Patri Satish Kumar – Mridangam B.S.Purushotham – Kanjira
18th Dec 2013 Wednesday 6.15 p.m. Gayathri Venkataraghavan – Vocal Vittal Ramamurthy – Violin Palladam Ravi – Mridangam Madipakkam Murali – Ghatam
19th Dec 2013 Thursday 6.15 p.m. Tiruvarur Vaidyanathan presents “VIBRATIONS”Tiruvarur Vaidyanathan – Mridangam & Konnakol B.V.Ragavendra Rao – 5 String Violin Ravi Shankar – Keyboard & Vocal S.R.Janardhan – Double Guitar & Mandolin N.Guruprasad – Ghatam N.Sundar – Tabla & Morsing Drummer Sridhar – Western Drums
20th Dec 2013 Friday 6.30 p.m. Carnatic Hindustani Jugalbandi Jayanthi Kumaresh – Veena Rakesh Chaurasia – Flute Anantha R.Krishnan – Mridangam Ravindra Yavagal – Tabla
21st Dec 2013 Saturday 6.15 p.m. Dr.Pantula Rama – Vocal M.S.N.Murthy – Violin Tanjore Murugaboopathy – Mridangam K.V.Gopalakrishnan – Kanjira
22.12.2013 – FROM 9 A.M. TO 4.30 P.M.- TALENT PROMOTION CONCERTS
22nd Dec 2013 Sunday 9 .00 a.m. Theme: Varnams over Three Centuries Mysore Sangeetha –M.Vijay – B.Srivatsan
10.15 a.m. Theme : Compositions of Mayuram Vedanayakam PillaiKamakoti Sisters – Aditi Krishna Prakash– Sai-Nivaeithan

11.30 a.m. Theme : Kritis on Kamakshi by various Composers Archana & Aarathi – Sudha R.S.Iyer –Thillaisthanam Suryanarayanan
12.45 p.m. Theme: Popular Songs of Women Trinity Meghana Moorthy –Shraddha Ravindran–S.Karticknarayanan
2.00 p.m. Theme : RTP(Trikaala Trinadai Triraaga Pallavi) Ragini Sri – T.Dinesh Kumar – P.V.Srivathsa
3.15 p.m. Theme : Rare Kritis of Trinity Thanmayee Krishnamurthy – Delhi R.Sridhar–Sai Sarangan
22nd Dec 2013 Sunday 6.15 p.m. “VANDADHU SINGAM” Dushyant Sridhar – Upanyasam Villivakkam Raghuraman – Violin N.C.Bharadwaj – Mridangam
23rd Dec 2013 Monday 6.15 p.m. Raga Anubhavam – A thematic presentation byDr.Radha Bhaskar with Dr. Salem Gayathri, K.P.Nandini, Aishwarya Shankar, V.Deekshita -Vocal Melakaveri K Thiyagarajan – Violin
Nellai Balaji – Mridangam H.Sivaramakrishnan – Ghatam
24th Dec 2013 Tuesday 6.15 p.m. Madurai T.N.Seshagopalan – Vocal M.Chandrasekaran – Violin B.Harikumar – Mridangam Udupi Sridhar – Ghatam
25th Dec 2013 Wednesday 10.00 a.m. BHAKTHI SANGEETH by Dr. Komaragiri Madhu Mohan
25th Dec 2013 Wednesday 6.15 p.m. O.S.Arun – Bhajans M.R.Gopinath – Violin J.Vaidhyanathan -Mridangam S.Ganapathy – Tabla Chandrasekar – Harmonium Kalaiselvam – Talam
26th Dec 2013 Thursday 6.15 p.m. Dr.Kadri Gopalnath – Saxophone A.Kanyakumari – Violin Patri Satishkumar – Mridangam Rajendra Nakod – Tabla Bangalore Rajasekar – Moharsing
27th Dec 2013 Friday 6.15 p.m. “PRAHLADA CHARITHRAM” Visakha Hari – Upanyasam Charulatha Ramanujam – Violin H.S.Sudhindra – Mridangam Sukanya Ramgopal – Ghatam
28.12.2013 – TALENT PROMOTION CONCERTS FROM 9 A.M. TO 4.30 P.M.
28th Dec 2013 Saturday 9 .00 a.m. Theme: GNB Compositions Kalpalathika –S.P.Ananthapadmanabha – Akshayram
10.15 a.m. Theme : Sri Rangam Vikram Raghavan – Parur M.S.Ananthakrishnan – Sumesh Narayanan

11.30 a.m. Theme: Compositions of Muthuswami Dikshitar on Thiruvarur Bharathi Ramasubban – K.P.Nandini – N.C.Bharadwaj
12.45 p.m. Theme: Compositions of the Sastri Family Gokul Chandramouli – Rahul – Guru Raghavendra
2.00 p.m. Theme : Kritis on Lord Siva Ranjani Sivakumar –Pappu Gyandev – P.B.V.Krishnamachary
28th Dec 2013 Saturday 4.30 p.m. Flute Concert P.Gnanavarathan – Anayampatti Venkatasubramaniam – Erode Nagarajan
28th Dec 2013 Saturday 7.00 p.m. P.Unnikrishnan – Vocal Akkarai Subbulakshmi – Violin Neyveli Venkatesh – Mridangam Alathur T Rajaganesh – Kanjira
29.12.2013 – TALENT PROMOTION CONCERTS FROM 9 A.M. TO 4.30 P.M.
29th Dec 2013 Sunday 9 .00 a.m. Theme: Compositions of Papanasam Sivan S.J.Janany – Suresh Babu – K.Parthasarathy
10.15 a.m. Theme : One Raga One Kriti R.Rathipriya – K.J.Dilip – V.S.Raghavan

11.30 a.m. Theme : Compositions of Marimuthiah Pillai Aishwarya Madhavan – Srivdhya R.S.Iyer – Trichy Arvindh
12.45 p.m. Theme: Compositions of Harikesanallur Muthiah Baghavathar Madurai N.Sivaganesh –T.Ganesh Kumar –Vineeth
2.00 p.m. Theme : Guruvandanam Krishna Ramarathinam – Kovai Chandran – Kumbakonam Swaminathan
3.15 p.m. Theme : Tamil Compositions Pallavi Prasanna Madyastha – H.M.Smitha – Calcutta Venkatram
29th Dec 2013 Sunday 6.15 p.m. S.Shashank – Flute Jyotsna Srikanth – Violin Sai Giridhar – Mridangam Thirupunitura Radhakrishan – Ghatam
30th Dec 2013 Monday 6.45 p.m. O.S.Thiagarajan – Vocal T.K.V.Ramanujacharyalu – Violin Trichy Sankaran – Mridangam V.Suresh – Ghatam
31st Dec 2013 Tuesday 6.15 p.m. Sikkil C.Gurucharan – Vocal Mysore Nagaraj – Violin Umayalpuram Sivaraman – Mridangam Giridhar Udupa – Ghatam
1st Jan 2014 Wednesday 9.45 a.m. Sthree Thyagaraja Pancharathnam Sruti 5 – Rendering of Pancharatha Kritis by 60 Women Artists
1st Jan 2014 Wednesday 6.45 p.m. Drama : UAA’s Y.Gee.Mahendra in “IRANDAM RAHASYAM” by Venkat
2nd Jan 2014 Thursday 6.30 p.m. Bharathanatyalaya presents “AACHARYA DEVO BHAVA” Thematic group presentation by Smt.Roja Kannan
3rd Jan 2014 Friday 6.30 p.m. Kaladiksha presents LAHARI – Flood of divine bliss – a thematic presentation by Smt.Meenakshi Chittranjanand disciples
4th Jan 2014 Saturday 6.30 p.m. Bharathakshetra presents “SRI VIJAYA GOPALA”Thematic group presentation byJ.Suryanarayanamurthy
5th Jan 2014
Sunday
5 p.m. to
9 p.m.
Special Four Hour Concert by Mahathi – Vocal B.V.Raghavendra Rao – Violin B.Ganapathy Raman – Mridangam Anirudh Athreya – Kanjira

Kalarasana Music Festival 2013 Schedule

December 4, 2013 Leave a comment

 

Kalarasana is hosting their season’s concerts at Tapovan Hall, Chinmaya Heritage Centre, 2, 13th Avenue, Harrington Road, Chetpet, Chennai – 600 031.
The Schedule:

December 14, 2013
6.15 p.m. – N. Vijaysiva (Vocal)

December 15, 2013
6.15 p.m. – Bombay Jayashri Ramnath (Vocal)

December 22, 2013
6.15 p.m. – Sanjay Subrahmanyam (Vocal)

December 25, 2013
6.15 p.m. – P. Unnikrishnan (Vocal)

December 28, 2013
6.15 p.m. – Ranjani & Gayatri (Vocal)

December 29, 2013
6.15 p.m. – T.M. Krishna (Vocal)

January 1, 2014
6.15. p.m. – U. Shrinivas (Mandolin)

January 2, 2014
6.15 p.m. – S. Sowmya (Vocal)

For season tickets and daily tickets, contact Kalarasana at  044- 24939539

Kalarasana Music Festival 2012

December 14, 2012 Leave a comment

Kalarasana Music Festival – Dec. 16, 2012 to Jan. 6, 2013

Venue: Tapovan Hall, Chinmaya Heritage Centre, Harrington Road, Chetpet, Chennai – 600 031

For tickets contact +91 44 2493 9539 , +91 9380961671

The Schedule:

Dec. 16, 2012 – Sunday
6.15 p.m. – Bombay Jayashri Ramnath – Vocal, H.N. Bhaskar – Violin, Sai Giridhar – Mridangam, Anirudh Athreya – Kanjira

Dec. 22, 2012 – Saturday
6.15 p.m – Nithyashree Mahadevan – Vocal, B. Raghavendra Rao – Violin, Palladam ravi – Mridangam, H. Sivaramakrishnan – Ghatam

Dec. 23, 2012 – Sunday
6.15 p.m. – Sanjay Subrahmanyam – Vocal, S. Varadarajan – Violin, B. Harikumar – Mridangam, S. Karthik – Ghatam

Dec. 25, 2012 – Tuesday
6.15 p.m. – P. Unnikrishnan – Vocal, Vittal Ramamurthy – Violin, K. Arunprakash – Mridangam, S. Karthik – Ghatam

Dec. 29, 2012 – Saturday
6.15 p.m. – N. Vijay Siva – Vocal, R.K. sriramkumar – Violin, Trichy Sankaran – Mridangam, K.V. Gopalakrishnan – Kanjira

Dec. 30, 2012 – Sunday
5.00 p.m. – Ranjani & Gayatri – Vocal (4 Hour concert), H.N. Bhaskar – Violin, K. Arunprakash – Mridangam, K.V. Gopalakrishnan – Ghatam

Jan. 01, 2013 – Tuesday
6.15 p.m. – U. Shrinivas – mandolin, V.V. Srinivasa Rao – Violin, Bangalore V. Praveen – Mridangam, V. Selvaganesh – Kanjira, Trichy Murali – Ghatam, Srirangam Kannan – Morsing

Jan. 02, 2013 – Wednesday
6.15 p.m. – S. Sowmya – Vocal, Embar Kannan – Violin, Neyveli Narayanan – Mridangam, Anirudh Athreya – Kanjira

Jan. 06, 2013 – Sunday
5.00 p.m. – T.M. Krishna – Vocal (4 Hour Concert), R.K. Sriramkumar – Violin, Trichy Sankaran – Mridangam, B.S. Purushotham – Kanjira, N. Guruprasad – Ghatam

SRI PARTHASARATHY SWAMI SABHA – DECEMBER MUSIC FESTIVAL 2012

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SRI PARTHASARATHY SWAMI SABHA

112th YEAR – DECEMBER MUSIC FESTIVAL  (15-12-2012 TO 2-1-2013)

 

At  VIDYA BHARATHI, 55, Bheemasena Garden Road,

Mylapore, Chennai – 4.  Phone : 2499 7269 / 2499 1248.

112th YEAR – DECEMBER MUSIC FESTIVAL  (15-12-2012 TO 2-1-2013 )

 

15-12-2012 Saturday

2.30 p.m.  Mangala Isai Nadaswaram By Periyapalayam  B. Raji & Party

 

3.45 p.m.  K. Sathyanarayana  ( Carnatic Key Board) – B. Ananthakrishnan – Violin, Arjun Ganesh –

                   Mrudangam,  Hariharasubramaniam – Ghatam

 

6.30 p.m.  Dr. PANTULA RAMA – Vocal,  M.S.N. Murthy ­– Violin,  J. Vaidyanathan – Mrudangam

                   -K.V. GopalakrishnanKanjira

16-12-2012  Sunday

8.30 a.m.  Lect. DemoA deeper insight into the compositions of Muttusvami Dikshitar

          By  R.K. SRIRAMKUMAR

 

10.00 a.m. Maharastra Abhang  Ratna  K. Ganesh Kumar & Party ;  Dr. Umayalpuram K. Sivaraman on   Mrudangam,   Presents  ‘The Blissful Divine vision of Sri Rama and Sri Krishna by Mahan Uthukadu Sri. Venkata Kavi ’.

12.30 p.m. S. Sowmyasri – Vocal,    S.V. Sudarsan –  Violin, J. Aravind – Mrudangam

2.00 p.m.  B. Vijayagopal ( Flute ) –  M.R. Gopinath –  Violin,   R. Sankaranarayanan – Mrudangam, Trichy S. Krishnaswamy – Ghatam

4.00 p.m. BOMBAY SISTERS  C. SAROJA & C. LALITHA – Vocal,  S.P. Ananthapadmanabha – Violin,  K.R.Ganesh – Mrudangam, Madipakkam Murali – Ghatam

6.30 p.m. T.V. SANKARANARAYANAN  –  Vocal,   S. Varadarajan –  Violin, K.V. Prasad –  Mrudangam,  H. Prasanna – Ghatam

 

17-12-2012 Monday

8.30 a.m. Lect. Demo : Chittaswaras of Subbarama Dikshitar- By Dr. R. ABIRAMASUNDARI

10.00 a.m.  S. Mahathi –  Vocal,  V.V. Ravi –  Violin, Delhi Sairam –  Mrudangam ,  B.S. Purushothaman -Kanjira 

12.30 p.m. R. Rajakokilam – Vocal,  Thirumarugal Dinesh Kumar –  Violin, Arjun Narayanan – Mrudangam

2.00 p.m.  Manasi Prasad –  Vocal,  Aditi Krishnaprakash  – Violin, Ramsriram – Mrudangam,  Suriya Subramaniam  – Kanjira

4.00 p.m. Spl .Concert – ‘Krishnaarpanam’ – songs on Lord Krishna from all over India  by Dr.   SRIRAM PARASURAM &  ANOORADHA SRIRAM  – Vocal, Mysore Srikanth – Violin , Umakant Puranik – Hormonium, Ramesh Babu – Mrudangam,  M.T. Aditya – Tabla

6.30 p.m.   S. SAKETHA RAMANVocal,  Vittal Ramamurthy – Violin, Dr. Umayalpuram K. Sivaraman – Mrudangam ,  B. Srisundar kumar – Kanjira

 

18-12-2012 Tuesday

8.30 a.m. Lect. Demo : Focal melodic  Points in  Rakthi ragas By  Dr. S. SOWMYA 

10.00 a.m. V. Sankaranarayanan – Vocal,  Nagai Sriram – Violin,  Gowri Shankar – Mrudangam , Nerkunam Shankar – Kanjira

12.30 p.m. Sushma Somasekaran –  Vocal,  Sudha Iyer – Violin,  Sumesh Narayan – Mrudangam

2.00 p.m.  V. Deepika –  Vocal, S.V. Sudarsan – Violin,  Arjun Ganesh – Mrudangam

4.00 p.m.  R. VEDAVALLI –  Vocal, Usha Rajagopalan – Violin, K. Arun PrakashMrudangam , Madipakkam Murali – Ghatam

6.30 p.m. MADURAI T.N. SESHAGOPALAN – Vocal,  Dr.  M. Chandrasekaran – Violin,   Mannargudi                                                         Easwaran – Mrudangam,  B.S.Purushothaman – Kanjira

19-12-2012 Wednesday

8.30 a.m.  Lect. Demo : The concept and Realisation of ‘Rakthi’ in Carnatic & Hindustani Raga-s By

                  Dr. SRIRAM PARASURAM

10.00 a.m.  ‘Maithili MahatmyamA Musicial Presentation  By  Kousalya Sivakumar  & Party

12.30 p.m. Vignesh Easwar – Vocal,   M. Vijay – Violin,  Thanjavur PraveenkumarMrudangam

2.00 p.m. Sandeep  Narayanan –  Vocal,  M. Rajeev – Violin,  Nirmal Narayanan – Mrudangam

4.00 p.m. SUGUNA VARADACHARI – Vocal,  Dr.R. Hemalatha  – Violin,  H.S. Sudhindra – Mrudangam, Trichy Murali – Ghatam

6.30 p.m.   MALLADI BROTHERS  –  Vocal, TKV Ramanujacharyulu – Violin,  Lakshminarayana Raju –   Mrudangam , Udipi Sridhar – Ghatam

 

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