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Margazhi Melange

Power fluctuation problems in concert halls

, Tuesday, 20th December 2016
Chennai: The annual music festivals was on in full swing when suddenly cyclone played a spoilsport in the beginning of this week. When news was out that cyclone Vardah would cross near Chennai, it was a difficult situation in sabha circles as... Read More

Carrying on the Parur style

Chennai: The Parur style of playing the violin was the first to incorporate elements of Hindustani music in Carnatic. The style is distinguished by the way the bow is used and the fingering of the strings.... Read More >>

Aishwarya, great granddaughter of MS, carries her legacy

Born in the family of legendary vocalist M S Subbulakshmi, young Aishwarya  Srinivasan is making rapid strides in the world of Carnatic music. ... Read More >>

Sanjay Subrahmanyan to receive Isaiperarignar award

Noted Carnatic vocalist Sanjay Subrahmanyan has been chosen to receive the 61st Isaiperarignar award of the Tamil Isai Sangam, while Palani P Shanmugasundara Desigar will be bestowed with Pann Isaiperarignar honour. ... Read More >>

Sangeetha Kalasarathy for Papanasam Ashok Ramani

The Parthasarathy Swami Sabha bestowed the title Sangeetha Kalasarathy on Carnatic musician Papanasam Ashok Ramani on Wednesday at its 116th December Music festival. The title comes with a citation, medal and cash award. ... Read More >>

Bharat Kalachar festival opens in Chennai

Bharat Kalachar inaugurated its 30th Margazhi Mahotsav at YGP Auditorium, Thirumalai Road, T Nagar on Saturday.... Read More >>

Margazhi music fete is also for modern generation

The music and dance festival in the city is a celebration by itself. Held in December and January, the festival holds special attraction for youngster as many throng to listen to their favourite singers or participate. ... Read More >>

Bharat Kalachar’s annual fete from 10 Dec

Bharat Kalachar will inaugurate the cultural festival on 10 December at Sri YGP auditorium in T Nagar. ... Read More >>

Papanasam Sivan award for Nithyashree Mahadevan

Sree Sath Sanga Papanasam Sivan Karnataka Sangeetha Sabha will inaugurate the 27th year music, dance and drama festival on 2 January. ... Read More >>

Thyaga Brahma Gana Sabha honour for Suguna Varadachari

Famed Carnatic singer Suguna Varadhachari will receive the Kala Sudhakara title at the Sri Thyaga Brahma Gana Sabha's 37th music festival that will be held between 9 December and 15 January. ... Read More >>


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