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Sangeetha Kalasarathy for Priya Sisters

, Monday, 14th December 2015
Chennai: Sri Parthasarathy Swami Sabha conferred the title of Sangeetha Kalasarathy on the Priya Sisters Haripriya and Shanmughapriya at the inauguration of its 115th year December music festival yesterday.

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Sudha Ragunathan to be conferred Sikhamani title

The 84th South Indian Music Conference and Festival will be inaugurated by the Indian Fine Arts Society on 17 December. ... Read More >>

Violin is his weapon

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'Give prominence to Tamil songs in concerts'

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Sangeetha Kalasarathy award for Ashok Ramani

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He strikes it rich with sitar

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