Archive for February, 2010

Smt. Jayanthi Kumaresh gave a very informative lec dem on “Styles of Veena Playing” at The Music Academy on 27th Dec 2009.  Good communication skills,  good use of technology (powerpoint, audio clips, video clips etc), demonstration of almost all techniques/characteristics spoken about, a well structured presentation, use of humor only at the appropriate places, and adherence […]

Played mrudangam for the veena concert of Smt. S.R. Padmavathi in Naada Inbam’s Veena Festival conducted in the memory of its founder Sri S.V. Krishnan. The song list was as follows: Veena: Smt. S.R. Padmavathi Mrudangam: R. Ramkumar Venue: Raga Sudha Hall, 85/2, Luz Avenue, Luz, Mylapore Sabha:  Naada Inbam, Chennai List of songs: 1) inta kOpa […]

Sri Palapattu R. Rajendran presented a lec dem on the topic  “Mallari and its Special Features” at Shri Parthasarathy Swami Sabha, Chennai on 30th Dec 2009. Here are some excerpts from the same based on the notes I took. I have taken the liberty to organize these under my own headings. Lecture – Palapattu R. Rajendran […]

Vocal: Niranjana Srinivasan Violin: Akkarai Swarnalatha Mrudangam: R. Ramkumar Khanjira: J. Ramdas Venue: Sri Parvati, Eldams Road, Teynampet, Chennai Sabha:  Music Education Trust, Chennai Theme: Compositions of Smt. Lalitha Sivakumar List of songs: 1) kandA kumarA (varNam) – kannaDagauLa – Adi – lalitA sivakumAr (O) 2) athi mugathavanE (viruttam) – gambhIranATTai siddhi vinAyakanE – gambhIranATTai – Adi […]


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