Tag Archives: Shankarabharanam

Garudadhvani!

Garudadhvani Note 1:  I am happy to reproduce this article in my blog that appeared in the current issue of Shanmukha – a quarterly journal dedicated to the Arts brought out by Bombay’s Shanmukhananda Sabha. Note 2: I wish to … Continue reading

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Akshaya Linga Vibho!!!

An attempt to showcase some insight into this Muthuswami Dikshitar masterpiece, said to be composed at the shrine of Kivalur, near Nagapattinam. Continue reading

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Lalgudi Siblings’ Concert for the 91st Birthday Celebrations of (late) Prof Dr T V Kuppuswamy

Some Prelude The T.V.Kuppuswami Memorial Festival organized by the T.V.Kuppuswamy trust and the Chandilyan Trust in Chennai a couple of weeks ago had the Lalgudi siblings G.J.R.Krishnan and Vijayalakshmi’s duet concert for the third and the final day.  Kumbakonam K.R.Ganesh … Continue reading

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Highly Professional & Undiluted Kalyana Cutcheri!

Sikkil Mala Chandrasekhar’s concert for brother-in-law Vinu Seshadri’s wedding last Friday (April 18, 2014), was one of the best flute concerts I’ve heard in recent times. She started with a brief shlokam and quickly moved to the traditional Shankarabharanam Adi … Continue reading

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