19 December 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Sumitra Vasudev Concert in Music academy

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07 August 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Sangita Kalanidhi for Sudha Ragunathan

Vocalist Sudha Ragunathan, a student of the late M.L. Vasanthakumari (MLV), who has evolved a mellifluous singing style of her own, has been chosen for theSangita Kalanidhi award of the Music Academy for 2013. Among the first in her generation to get the prestigious award, Ms. Ragunathan was the unanimous choice of the executive committee of […]

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19 January 2012 ~ 0 Comments

In complete harmony

Years of concert experience bestows certain musicians with special skills that they utilise to make their presentation with maturity and elegance. Without much ado, they are able to establish a quick rapport with the audience the moment they begin their recital. The harmony among the accompanying artists too, enhances the overall effect of the kutcheri. […]

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02 January 2012 ~ 0 Comments

High Voltage

Abhishek Raghuram @ Music Academy , Monday Dec 26, 2011  Accompanied by: Akkarai Subhalakshmi , Violin  Neyveli Narayanan, Mridangam  Guruprasanna, Kanjira Abhishek started the concert with a nattakurinji varnam, to a packed auditorium. This was followed by gurulEka eTuvaNti   in Gowri ManOhari, to warm applause when he concluded the song. In the vasantha bhairavi , needaya radha,  that followed, Abhishek really […]

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29 December 2011 ~ 0 Comments

A Concert that didn’t touch great heights but …

Nithyasree Mahadevan @ Music Academy, Saturday, Dec 24, 2011, accompanied by M.A. Krishnaswamy on the Violin, Neyveli Skandasubramaniam  on the mridangam and A.S. Krishnan on Moharsing.  Nithyasree is a very popular artiste and her concerts are invariably a sell-out. The evening concert at the Academy was no different. Nithyasree, as always, bright and enthusiastic, got the concert underway with a Saranga Varnam, which was very quickly followed by a […]

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26 December 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Violin trio paints an ethereal landscape

Synergistic synchrony among the violin trio in a concert led by Sangita Kalanidhi T.N. Krishnan along with his daughter Viji and son Sriram, was a breezy touch of class at The Music Academy on Christmas morning. The concert was of vintage value as the octogenarian vidwan — active in the field for nearly seven decades […]

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