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Meenakshi Viswanathan makes a mark at
Sunday Park Kutcheri
CHENNAI, March 9: As part of the monthly Sunday Kutcheri in the Park organised by Sundaram Finance, 14-year-old Meenakshi Viswanathan, a class X student of Sir Sivaswami Kalalaya Senior Secondary School, presented a Kutcheri sans mikes and speakers on the morning of March 2 at the Chess Square of the Nageswara Rao Park in Mylapore.

Meenakshi, who is learning music from Smt. Saraswathi Thyagarajan, was accompanied on the Mridangam by K. Sai Prasad and on the Violin by Thirucherai Karthik.

Meenakshi’s compositions included Mahaganapthim (Naatai), Manasa Etulo (Malayamarutham), Ananda Natana Prakasham (Kedaram), Kathaya Kathaya (Kalyani), Enna Solli Azhaithal (Kannada) and Vagaladi (Javali).

Hari Krishnan, Head- Karnataka, Sundaram Finance, presented certificates and mementos to the artistes.

The idea behind the Sunday Kutcheri in the Park organised by Sundaram Finance is to promote young musical talent aged below 15years, and provide them a launch pad. Over 850 children have presented Kutcheri in the Park over the last eight years.

Sundaram Finance conducts audition to select the artistes. To register for the audition, call 94450 34557 or email sundaykutcheri@gmail.com