R. Ramkumar is an Indian classical musician – a mridangam artist.
A gold medalist in engineering, he was recognized among the top 1% alumni of the prestigious Indian School of Business and featured in “ISB Portraits”, a book recognizing the achievements of key alumni. He has received several awards and scholarships in music including the best mridangam artist from Sri Parthasarathy Swami Sabha, Chennai, the Kumbakonam Rajappa Iyer award from Sri Krishna Gana Sabha, Chennai and the Hindu Raghunatha Iyer award from Laya Lavanya, Chennai.
After many years in senior leadership positions in the corporate world, Ramkumar now focuses on music performances, writes for reputed art magazines and pursues fascinating projects and ideas around music.
Recordings from performances: YouTube channel
Projects: In Harmony