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NEWS - Archive Jun / Jul 2014
Sangita Kalanidhi for T.V. Gopalakrishnan
CHENNAI, July 20: Mridangam maestro T.V. Gopalakrishnan has been chosen for Sangita Kalanidhi award by the Madras Music Academy. He will be conferred the title on the first day of the new year at the annual sadas.
Natya Kala Acharya Award for Leela Samson
CHENNAI, July 20: Vocalists 'Mangad' K Natesan and Alamelu Mani are chosen by The Music Academy for the 'Sangita Kala Acharya' awards while the TTK Awards will be given to vocalist 'Malladi' Suribabu and 'Udaiyalur' Kalayanaraman (Nama Sankirtanam).
AIM for SEVA to premier dance-ballet Megadootam on July 26
CHENNAI, July 03: The All India Movement (AIM) for SEVA, founded by Pujya Swami Dayananda Saraswati, is a national endeavour to serve the underprivileged. Through an integrated community development programme, it reaches out to rural and tribal children across 15 states.
7th edition of the Yagnaraman July Fest 2014 to begin on June 27
CHENNAI, June 22: The seventh edition of the Yagnaraman July Fest 2014, a confluence of classical, contemporary and folk art forms, to celebrate the anniversary of R Yagnaraman, founder secretary of Sri Krishna Gana Sabha, will get under way here on June 27.
Bhava Raga Tala is available online now
CHENNAI, June 22: Bhava Raga Tala, a music album of Carnatic vocal singer Vijayalakshmy Subramaniam, is available online for digital download, says a mail from the artiste.
Audio release of Sri Swami Alluri Venkatadri's krithis
CHENNAI, June 22: Justice T.L. Venkatarama Iyer Endowment Foundation has teamed up with Sri Bhashyakara Mission Trust to launch an album on select krithis of Sri Swami Alluri Venkatadri.
Ranjani-Gayatri sisters decline Yuva Puraskar Award
CHENNAI, June 22: Sisters Ranjani and Gayatri, top-ranking Carnatic vocalists, have declined the Bismillah Khan Yuva Puraskar Award.
Purnima impressive at Sunday Park concert
CHENNAI, June 02: By 6 a.m. on Sunday morning, the Chess Square of the Nageswara Rao Park here had been decorated with traditional flowers welcoming the 13-year-old H.G. Purnima, who came from Velachery for her first big Kutcheri in front of a park audience that included music connoisseurs, morning walkers, and the regulars for the monthly kutcheri.