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NEWS - Archive October 2010
Artistes from 5 nations to rock The Hindu Friday Review November Fest
29 October 2010: The sixth Hindu Friday Review November Fest 2010 will showcase talents from five different nations - India, Pakistan, Korea, Germany and Israel. The festival will commence here on November 15 and last till November 21. »
Flautist N. Ramani releases Ramaneeya Geetham
29 October 2010: Senior flautist N.Ramani has released a book titled “Ramaneeya Geetham”. »
Gems of Dikshitar released in CD format
29 October 2010: A CD compilation of nine kritis of Muthuswamy Dikshitar titled “Gems of Dikshitar-Vol.1” has been released by Aditya Music Classical. »
EMI Music releases Shree Ram Stuthi and Lakshmi Pooja
29 October 2010: The arrival of harvest season marks prosperity. Goddess Lakshmi is associated with wealth and prosperity. She is worshipped on this occasion. »
Bharat Sangeet Utsav to begin on October 30
28 October 2010: The annual Bharat Sangeet Utsav will begin here on October 30. The Utsav, organized by Carnatica, will continue till November 9. »
Suswaralaya music fete to begin on October 29
28 October 2010: Suswaralaya College of Music, along with Sri Rama Lalitha Kala Mandira, is celebrating its 11th anniversary celebrations from October 29. »
Art of Living plans a grand musical ensemble
28 October 2010: A grand musical ensemble comprising 5000 Carnatic musicians on a single stage is being organized by the “Art of Living” here. »
Kala Mandir to release CD album of Panchabhuta krits of Dikshitar
22 October 2010: The release of ‘Ekam- the Elements in Unison', a CD album of the Panchabhuta kritis of Muthuswami Dikshitar, on October 23. »
Nayaki to celebrate 75th birthday of Chittibabu with a veena concert on Oct. 23
20 October 2010: Sixteen-year-old Nayaki, founded by Kotturpuram Cultural Association, will hold a veena concert to celebrate the 75th birthday of late Chittibabu. »
Kerala plans music education programme in December
11 October 2010: With the objective of improving the education system in music colleges in Kerala, the Higher Education Department of the Government of Kerala is organising a four-day-long music education and cultural exchange programme. »
Vidya makes mark at Navarathri Special ‘Kutcheri in the Park’
11 October 2010: Twelve year-old R. Vidya, a class 8 student of AVM Rajeswari Matriculation Higher Secondary School, kicked off day one of the three-day Navarathri special kutcheri (on October 8) in the Park organized by Sundaram Finance with a pleasing Carnatic music performance at the Nageswara Rao Park in Mylapore. »
V. Sreeraman presents an impressive flute recital
11 October 2010: It was a Kutcheri with a difference on Day 2 (October 9) of the three-day Navarathri Special Kutcheri in the Park organized by Sundaram Finance. »
Jugalbandi at Navarathri Special Kutcheri in the Park
11 October 2010: Moving away from the traditional vocal Carnatic music performance, the final day of the Navarathri Special Kutcheri in the Park (October 10) saw a Jugalbandi performance. »
Indira Sivasailam Endowment award for Sudha Ragunathan
01 October 2010: Senior Carnatic vocalist Sudha Ragunathan will be the first recipient of the Indira Sivasailam Endowment award. »
Sundaram Finance to hold 3-day Navarathri special ‘Kutcheri in the Park’
01 October 2010: As a part of the Navarathri Special ‘Kutcheri in the Park’ series, Sundaram Finance will organize three mikeless kutcheris beginning Friday 8th October at the Nageswara Rao Park in Mylapore. »
A music appreciation workshop by T.M. Krishna
01 October 2010: A day-long workshop on music appreciation will be organized by The Music Academy on October 30, 2010 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. »
Music Competition
01 October 2010: A music competition will be conducted by the Mylapore Fine Arts Club from October 10 (Sundays only) in instrumental and vocal music. »
Lalgudi Jayaraman’s birthday fete
01 October 2010: Sri Krishna Gana Sabha will host violin maestro Lalgudi Jayaraman’s Janmanakshtatram (birth star) celebrations on October 2 at Sri Krishna Gana Sabha. »
Concert in memory of Melakaveri Krishnamurthy
01 October 2010: Disciples and family members of Melakaveri Krishnamurthy(mridanga vidwan) have organised a memorial concert by Sangita Sivakumar at 6.30 p.m. on October 2. »
Mylapore Fine Arts to honour M.S. Gopalakrishnan with Sangeetha Kala Nipuna title
01 October 2010: Even as the city is readying for yet another December music season, the sabhas here have come out with award lists. »