Sundaram Finance to hold 8 special concerts
CHENNAI, January 18: As part of the Mylapore Festival, Sundaram Finance will organize a special four-day `Mikeless Concert in the Park, a series of solo and group concerts that provides opportunities for young children aged below 15 years.
The individual concerts will take place on all the four mornings at the Nageswara Rao Park between 6.30 a.m. and 7.30 a.m., beginning this Thursday (21st January).
On Thursday morning, three eighth class students - S. Shyam Prasad, S. Vijay Ganesh and S. Maleshar Sastri - will present a concert. On Friday, 14-year-old Nivedita Ravi, a student of Smt Vijayalakshmi Subramanium, will present the mikeless kutcheri.On Saturday morning, Vidya Mandir student R. Ashwini will present the kutcheri. On Sunday morning, 10-year-old Shreya Shankar will come all the way from Bangalore to perform at the morning mikeless concert.
Evening Group Concerts
In addition to the morning concerts, there will be four special group concerts in the Park by school children in the evening between 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. The evening concerts will start on Thursday evening with students from Vishwa Vidyalaya School presenting a group kutcheri. On Friday evening, students from Sri Shankara Vidyashram, Tiruvanmiyur, will perform. Students from Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan, Nungambakkam, will perform on Saturday evening. Students from Padma Seshadri, T.Nagar, will present a concert on Sunday evening.
Sundaram Finance will present certificates and mementos to the performing artistes.