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Sruti presents Gayathri Venkataraghavan in an evening of Classical Vocal Music

Accompanied by Vidwan Mysore Srikanth on the Violin and Vidwan Tanjore K. Murugaboopathi on the Mridangam

Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 4:30 PM

Upper Merion Middle School
450 Keebler Road,
King of Prussia, PA 19406

$25 (General Admission Non-members)
$20 (Members)
$15 (Seniors/Students with Valid ID)
$5 (Children 4 - 18)

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About Gayathri Venkataraghavan   Read more about the artiste

Smt. Gayathri Venkataraghavan,began her training in carnatic music at a young age under the tutelage of Smt.Rajalakshmi and then under Smt. Padma Veeraraghavan, a disciple of Palaghat Sri.K.V.Narayanaswamy. She was also trained in various Kritis by Smt.Rukmini Ramani, Sri.V.Subramaniam and Smt.Lakshmi Natarajan. Her advanced training was under Acharya Choodamani Late Sri.A.Sundaresan . He was an outstanding musician and a dedicated Guru, and a disciple of Sri.C.V.Krishnamurthy Iyer, Sri.Ramnad Krishnan and Alathur Sri.Sivasubramanya Iyer. Gayathri is presently under the guidance of Padma Bhushan Sri. P.S.Narayanaswamy.

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Interview with the artist in The Hindu

About Mysore Srikanth   

Mysore Srikanth has been giving performances from his fifteenth year. He is a senior disciple of Vidwan Sri. H.K. Narasimha Murthy of Mysore and follows the 'Parur style' of fingering. He started learning Violin at a very young age and has undergone rigorous training for more than twenty years.[1] Srikanth has been giving performances from his fifteenth year. He has gained rich experience by accompanying Top Artists like R.K.Srikantan, Dr.M.Balamuralikrishna, T.N.Seshagopalan, T.V.Sankaranarayanan, O.S.Thiagarajan Srikanth has been featured in all prestigious Music Sabhas & Organizations throughout the country. Srikanth, graded artist of AIR & Doordarshan, performs regularly for All India Radio, Doordarshan and other T.V. Channels. Srikanth has been featured in all prestigious Music Sabhas & Organizations throughout the country.
Srikanth, graded artist of AIR & Doordarshan, performs regularly for All India Radio, Doordarshan and other T.V. Channels. He has also performed for National Program of Music of Doordarshan. & All India Radio. He has won a number of prizes, accolades and appreciation from rasikas and critics. He is a recipient of Cultural Talent Search Scholarship of Government of India and has achieved Distinction in the Senior Grade Music Examination.

About Tanjore K. Murugaboopathi   

Sri K Murugaboopathi is one of the topmost mridangam players of today. His techniques and creative ability in accompaniment, solo renditions, and jugalbandhi programs with his North Indian brethren have earned him a critical acclaim around the world. He had his initial training under Sri T R Srinivasan at the Tamil Nadu Music College Chennai. Sri Murugaboopathi was conferred the “Vadya Visharada” with distinction by the Music College. After about two years of stage experience, he underwent further training in the gurukula tradition under the Late Mridangam Maestro Tanjore Upendran for over 10 years.
His percussion career has been a colorful spectrum of accompaniment to a legion of leading artistes and virtuosos in Carnatic vocal and instrumental music.
He has been instrumental in providing support direction and guidance towards incubating several arts organizations in the United States, Europe, Asia and Australia