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NEWS - Archive June 2009
Raghavi Vishwanath to perform at Sunday park kutcheri
29 Jun 2009: Raghavi Vishwanath, a Class 8 student of Delhi Public School, Kuwait, will present a Carnatic vocal concert this Sunday morning (July 5, 2009) from 6.30 a.m at the Chess Square of the Nageswara Rao Park in Mylapore.

Svanubhava 2009 to begin on August 4
26 Jun 2009: The second edition of Svanubhava, an exclusive event for students of classical music and dance, will get under way here on August 4. The event will last till August 9.

Yagnaraman Lifetime Achievement Award to Vyjayanthimala Bali
26 Jun 2009: Sri Krishna Gana Sabha is planning to celebrate ‘Yagnaraman July Fest’ between June 27 and July 5. The event coincides with his birth anniversary on July 1.

Swati Puraskar for R.K. Srikantan
26 Jun 2009: Senior Carnatic musician R.K. Srikantan was conferred ‘Swati Puraskar’ by the Government of Kerala.

Muthaiah Bhagavatar Day
26 Jun 2009: Narada Gana Sabha is organising a multi-media presentation and lecture of V. Sriram on June 30 at 5.30 p.m. as part its programme to observe Muthaiah Bhagavatar Day.

Tarangam festival on July 1
26 Jun 2009: Thirupoonthuruthy Sri Narayana Tirtha Swamigal Trust has joined hands with Narada Gana Sabha and Saraswathi Vaggeyakara Trust to organise Tarangam music festival in Chennai and at Kaza near Guntur in Andhra Pradesh as part of the 334th Jayanthi of Sri Narayana Tirtha.

Musicians honoured
25 Jun 2009: Shri Maharajapuram Santhanam Rasikas' Trust, on Tuesday, honoured vocalist S. Rajagopal, violinist H. Ramachandra Rao and music teachers Vijayshri and Usha Sukumar and presented them with shawls and Rs.2,500 each to mark the Maharajapuram Santhanam Memorial Day.

Vamshi Academy to hold yoga camp
25 Jun 2009: Vamshi Academy of Music Trust, promoted by flautist B.K. Anantha Ram, will organize a yoga awareness camp for three days from June 28 to 30.

Music festival at Kaivara to begin on July 5
23 Jun 2009: The pilgrim centre of Kaivara in Chintamani taluk of Chickaballapur district will play host to a unique three-day music festival.

Hamsadhwani to promote young artistes
19 Jun 2009: Hamsadhwani, in association with Tamil Nadu Iyal Isai Nataka Manram, has decided to feature young artistes under its Talent Promotion programme.

Music Forum meet
19 Jun 2009: Music Forum will organise a special programme titled ‘understanding different styles in Carnatic music’ on June 21. The programme will be held between 9 a.m. and 1p.m.

Lecdem by Revathi Narasimhan
19 Jun 2009: Natyarangam, the dance wing of the Narada Gana Sabha (Ph: 91-44-2499 3201), has announced the following programmes to be held at Narada Gana Sabha Mini Hall.

Maharjapuram Santhanam memorial programme on June 23
19 Jun 2009: Shri Maharajapuram Santhanam Rasikas' Trust is planning to hold a vocal concert of Rajeswari Mahesh at 5 p.m. on June 23 as a part of Shri Maharajapuram Santhanam memorial programme.

Mysore S. Rajaram passes away
03 Jun 2009: Mysore S. Rajaram, Carnatic musician, composer and a Sanskrit scholar, died here on Monday. He was 85. Grandson of the legendary Mysore Vasudevachar, Rajaram had worked as a senior executive in AIR.

Mridangam maestro Palghat R. Raghu is no more
03 Jun 2009: Mridangam maestro Palghat R. Raghu died of cardiac arrest on Tuesday. He was 81. He is survived by a son and two daughters. Raghu’s musical journey began in the erstwhile Rangoon where he was born.

C. Madhumathy to perform at Sunday Park Kutcheri
02 Jun 2009: Sri Thiagaraja Sangeetha Vidwath Samajam of Mylapore has lined up three Carnatic vocal concerts for the month of June. Ishwarya Sankar will give a vocal concert on June 12 at 6.30 p.m.