Chennai (December) Music Season 2009-2010 Update

Programs of the following sabhas have been included in the “Concerts in Chennai” page on this blog (http://ramsabode.wordpress.com/concerts-in-chennai):

  • Adambakkam Sapthaswaralaya Trust
  • Ananthaswami Centre for Carnatic Music
  • Bharat Kalachar
  • Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan
  • Brahma Gana Sabha
  • Carnatica
  • Charsur Arts Foundation
  • Chennai Fine Arts
  • Chennayil Thiruvaiyaru
  • GK Foundation
  • Hamsadhwani
  • Jaya TV & Maximum Media – Margazhi Maha Utsavam
  • Jayadharini Trust
  • Kalakshetra
  • Kalarasana
  • Kartik Fine Arts
  • Kunnakudy School of Music
  • Meenakshi Sundararajan Fine Arts Academy
  • Mudhra
  • Naada Inbam
  • Naadhabrahmam
  • Nalinakanti
  • Narada Gana Sabha
  • Nungambakkam Cultural Academy
  • Perambur Sangeetha Sabha
  • SAFE
  • Shirdi Baba Sangeetha Sabha
  • Sree Satguru Gana Nilayam
  • Sri Kapali Fine Arts
  • Sri Krishna Gana Sabha
  • Sri Thyaga Brahma Gana Sabha
  • Shruti Laya Kendra
  • Thamizh Isai Sangam
  • The Indian Fine Arts Society
  • The Music Academy
  • The Mylapore Fine Arts Club
  • Thrimoorthi Sangeetha Sabha
  • Vipanchee

Wish you all a great Music Season!

Concert for Naada Inbam (Nov 2009)

VocalVaralakshmi Anandakumar

ViolinPadma Shankar

MrudangamR. Ramkumar

Venue: Raga Sudha Hall, Luz Avenue, Mylapore, Chennai

Sabha: Naada Inbam

List of songs:

1) evari bOdhana (varnam) – AbhOgi – Adi – paTTaNam subramaNya iyer

2) gam gaNapatE – hamsadhwani – Adi (tisra gati) – harikEsanallUr muthiAh bhAgavatar (S)

3) shrI rAma pAdamA – amritavAhini – Adi – thyAgarAja

4) vishAlAkSim vishvEshIm – kAshirAmakriyA – misra cApu – muthuswAmi dIkSitar (ANS)

5) pAdamE tuNai – valaji – Adi – pApanAsam sivan

6) shrI raghuvara – kAmbOdhi – Adi – thyAgarAja (AST)

7) shAntAkAram bhujagashayanam (viruttam) – rAgamAlikA

mOsa hOdE nallu – subapantuvarALi – Adi – purandaradAsa

8 ) shAnti nilava vEnDum – tilang – Adi – sEtumAdhava rAo

9) nI nAma rUpamulaku (mangaLam) – saurAshTram – Adi – thyAgarAja


(Key: O=raga outline, A=raga alapana, N=neraval, S=kalpana swaram T=taniavartanam)

Link to the review of the concert by music critic Lalithaa Krishnan in The Hindu: http://www.thehindu.com/fr/2009/11/20/stories/2009112051000400.htm

Swathi Sangeethotsavam 2010

The 7 day Swathi Sangeethotsavam will be held at Kuthiramalika, Trivandrum from the 6th to the 12th January 2010. The schedule is as follows (courtesy Smt. Sangeetha Shyam):

January 06, 2010 (Wednesday) – Shri. Sanjay Subrahmanyan (Carnatic Vocal)
January 07, 2010 (Thursday) – Shri. Balasai (Flute)
January 08, 2010 (Friday) – Shri. Balamuralikrishna (Carnatic Vocal)
January 09, 2010 (Saturday) – Shri. Rama Varma (Carnatic Vocal)
January 10, 2010 (Sunday) – Shri. Mavelikara P. Subramaniam (Carnatic Vocal)
January 11, 2010 (Monday) – Pt. Venkatesh Kumar (Hindustani Vocal)
January 12, 2010 (Tuesday) – Smt.Seetha Rajan (Carnatic Vocal)