IN THE MAGAZINE THIS MONTH

COVER STORY <br/> Pioneer and tireless champion of Mohini Attam <br/> KANAK RELE IN CONVERSATION WITH VIJAY SHANKERCOVER STORY
Pioneer and tireless champion of Mohini Attam
KANAK RELE IN CONVERSATION WITH VIJAY SHANKER

Acknowledged as a leading educationist and foremost among living Mohini Attam exponents, Dr. Kanak Rele is the only Mohini Attam dancer to be honoured with the Padma Bhushan. She is a qualified lawyer who..., Read more

  MEET THE ARTIST

Kumbakonam Swaminathan
Kumbakonam K Swaminathan is the illustrious disciple of MahaVidwan  Singaram Pillai and Natchiyar koil  V Raghu. He inherited the legacy of rhythm ..., Read more

  BIRTHDAY CALENDAR

Birthday Calendar


SEARCH

Madurai N. Krishnan & His Madura Margam - Profile
Madurai N. Krishnan & His Madura Margam - Profile
($.5.00 Outside India)
Dharwar: a southern seat of H-music
Dharwar: a southern seat of H-music
($.5.00 Outside India)
Celebrating Theatre
Celebrating Theatre
($.5.00 Outside India)

http://www.muralimusical.com/Shakkthi Kannan AdvtBank of Baroda

SRUTI BLOG

The KVN bani

In one of his last concerts, KVN moved listeners to tears with the depth of feeling of his rendering of Gopalakrishna Bharati’s, Varugalamo Ayya, Nandan’s desperate plea before the lord. It wa...,  Read more


SPOTLIGHT

MEET THE ARTIST
Name :

Kumbakonam Swaminathan

Address : New No7, Old No 6, Jubilee Road West Mambalam Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600033
Mobile : 9176204014
E-mail : kumbamswamay@gmail.com
Description :

Kumbakonam K Swaminathan is the illustrious disciple of MahaVidwan  Singaram Pillai and Natchiyar koil  V Raghu. He inherited the legacy of rhythm from a tender age and started performing from a young age, accompanying leading artistes in and around his home town of Kumbakonam.

He is “A” grade artist in All India Radio.

He has been a recipient of some awards like:

  • Best Percussionist award - from Sri Krishna gana Sabha in 2005.
  • Best Mridangam Artiste award - from Sri Parthasarathy Swamy Sabha in 2008 December Series.
  • He has received very honourable award from SHRI KANCHI KAMAKOTI MATT which is “Kanchi kamakoti peeta asthaana vidhwan” in 2012
  • Best Percussionist award – Again from Sri Krishna gana Sabha in 2012.

Swaminathan has toured all over India and abroad for his performances. He is specially known for his clarity and understanding accompaniment, which has been highly acclaimed by Press and Critics.


IPAD and IPHONE Application Android Application

ADVERTISEMENT

Thejus Advt
E-Book MLV