Today I would like to share with you the very interesting story behind our unique Margazhi festival and how the Sabha Culture developed in Chennai.
I performed at a very interesting concert a couple of months ago – Aikya Sanyoga 2019. Aikya is an annual concert hosted by GA Foundation under the leadership of the bright young entrepreneur Ms Rohini Manian, CEO Global Adjustments and ably produced by Ms Kalpana Murthy, President GA. Incidentally, I had also performed the very […]
A little while ago, I performed at a concert with the Thayir Sadam Project. They are a group of four brilliant young musicians: Ambi Subramaniam, Bindu Subramaniam (children of the legendary violinist Dr L. Subramaniam), Mahesh Raghvan and Akshay Anantapadmanabhan. We were joined by a group of energetic and talented kids who are students of […]
Today I would like to share with you an unforgettable experience that has deeply impacted me. I was recently invited to sing at Sivananda Rajaram Senior Secondary School which is a part of Sivananda Saraswathi Sevashram, located in Maraimalainagar. The huge campus houses other institutions like Sivananda Orphanage, Sivananda Old Age Home, Vocational Training Center, […]
The third edition of India Music Summit was held in Jaipur in October. It was a pleasure to be a part of this unique music festival that was a melting pot of performing arts of every genre. Organised by Musiconcepts, India Music Summit aims to exhibit India’s diverse and rich musical heritage under one roof […]
Baithak is a series of conversations that have been conducted over the past four years by the great doyen of Hindustani Classical Music and a highly respected individual, the 92-year-old grand musician, Padma Bhushan Sri Arvind Parikh, a disciple of Ustad Vilayat Khan. Sri Arvind Parikh is a huge influencer and inspirer to Hindustani musicians today. […]
I performed at the National Centre for the Performing Arts, Mumbai recently. The NCPA is a glorious institution that was founded in the late 60s by JRD Tata and Dr Jamshed Bhabha. It was one of a kind centre for the performing arts and continues to be so even today. It is located at the […]