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A tradition returns
Mumbai Mirror

A tradition returns

Santoor Legend Pandit Shiv Kumar Sharma and Ramkumar Mishra on the mridangam at the Nehru Centre in Worli during the relaunch of the Bombay Music Circle, the famous Indian classical music concert conference started by the late Hansraj Sharma in the ... Mumbai Mirror, 22 hours ago

Tryst with the past

The music of mridangams and cymbals (jalra) greeted people of Coimbatore to a nostalgic evening at the Vanakkam Kovai Expo in Suguna Kalyana Mandapam here. It was an exhibition on the pride and history of Coimbatore, showcasing pictures of its ...
 The Hindu6 days ago

Umayalpuram Sivaraman Honoured

CHENNAI: The Narada Gana Sabha conferred the title of Nadhabrahmam on legendary mridangam player KV Sivaraman, better known in music circles as Umayalpuram K Sivaraman on Saturday. The sole mridangam artiste in the nation to have been awarded ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago Nadhabrahmam for mridangam exponent  The Hindu1 month ago Sonam Kapoor: Not Quite Bridal!  INooz1 month ago
New Indian Express

'Music Has Always Been With Me'

CHENNAI: He can't remember when music became the core of his life. Mridangist Palghat A M Hari Narayanan says that being raised in a family, where everyone engaged in artistic pursuits, nurtured the musician in him. Hari, who decided to become a ...
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago On a Devotional Music Journey  New Indian Express3 weeks ago Letting Go of a Disappointing Past  New Indian Express4 weeks ago Beyond the music  The Hindu1 month ago

Team Carnatic

Instrument - Mridangam About your Guru… My first guru was Ernakulam Narayana Iyer. Later I learnt from Professor. Parashala Ravi and for advanced training, I joined T.K. Murthy. What the Season means to you... It is 30 years since I ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago

Touched a chord

The concert of Shankar Ramani with support from B. Ananthakrishnan on the violin and Kallidaikurichi Sivakumar on the mridangam was standard fare. In Vasudevayani in Kalyani, he avoided some of the traditional sangatis; the niraval and swaras for ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago

Music Doesn't Let Me Age

CHENNAI: When you meet 83-year-old mridangam maestro TV Gopalakrishnan, you can't miss noticing his Palakkad-Iyer accent, childlike curiosity, diamond kadukkan, silk jibba, gopichand and gold bracelets. An accomplished vocalist-violinist, he's one ...
 New Indian Express3 weeks ago
Deccan Chronicle

Sweeping nostalgia as a legend plays the strings

Guruvayur Dorai, a senior exponent of the mridangam, receives the first copy of the CD, Sojourn — a Soul's search by The Gusty Harmony, from eminent violinist T.N. Krishnan in the city (Photo: DC) A wave of nostalgia may have swept the ...
 Deccan Chronicle3 weeks ago

Even at 70, mridangam artiste doesn't miss a beat

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu N.S. Rajam began learning the instrument at the age of eight and has been performing since she was 10. Photo: K.V. Srinivasan The resonating tone of chaapu (a mridangam beat) soothes your ear as ...
 The Hindu4 weeks ago

Scientists build detachable mridangam

CHENNAI: In a case of science meeting art, scientists at CSIR-Central Leather Research Institute here have developed a detachable mridangam that musicians will find easier to carry. The travel-friendly version of the traditional Carnatic ...
 Times of India1 month ago
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