Impressive maiden concert by S. Anirudh
CHENNAI, September 30: The three-day Navarathri Special Kutcheri in the Park organised by Sundaram Finance began this morning with the nine-year-old S. Anirudh, a class V student of Sri Sankara Senior Secondary School, Adyar, presenting a lively Carnatic vocal music performance at the Nageswara Rao Park in Mylapore. This was his maiden Kutcheri. No mikes and speakers are used at
Anirudh is learning music from Dr. Radha Ramji (Disciple of Sangeetha Kalanidhi T. K. Govinda Rao).
Accompanied on the Mridangam by K S Sriram and on the Violin by Parur Anantlakshmi, Anirudhi presented songs that included Thyagarajar’s Kaala Harana ( Sudha Saveri, Roopakam) and Brova Bharama ( Bahudhari, Adhi), Neelakanda Sivan’s Entraikku Siva ( Mukhari, Misra Chaapu), Sri Purandara Dasar’s Dayamaadu (Kalyani, Adhi) and Mangalam Ganapathy’s Navarathri Nayaki ( Ranjani Maala, Adhi).
Mr. S. Sivakumar, Vice-President of Sundaram Finance Ltd., was present on the occasion and handed over certificates and mementos to the artistes.
This is the third year that Sundaram Finance is organising Navarathri Special Kutcheris. Sundaram Finance also organises Kutcheris on the first Sunday of every month.
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