Anil Srinivasan is a classical pianist born in Madras, India and educated at the University of Southern California and at Columbia University, New York. Anil Srinivasan. As a pianist, Anil has performed at various venues across the world. Memorable solo performances include those at the Kaplan Penthouse at the Lincoln Center in New York, The Capstone Theatre at Liverpool’s Hope University and The Ashram in Pondicherry, South India. Anil’s solo work marries the Indian classical with the western classical styles and yet manages to create an aesthetic that is unique unto itself. He has collaborated with veterans like Mandolin U. Srinivas, Umayalpuram K. Sivaraman, Unnikrishnan, Chitravina N. Ravikiran, Aruna Sairam and others.
Anil is the recipient of the Ustad Bismillah Khan Yuva Puraskar for creative and experimental music from the central Sangeet Natak Akademi,(2010)