Thyagaraja Aradhana Registration Guidelines

  • Individual registration for Thyagaraja Aradhana held over 2 days (Jan 30 and Mar 13) may be completed on-line once the registration opens on Saturday, January 16, 2021 @ 9:00 AM. Please note that a single registration on Jan 16 will cover both dates. 
  • The event will be conducted virtually using Zoom and broadcast live in Sruti’s Facebook. Participants will join the Zoom session and most of the audience will join through Facebook.
  • Participant and their parents are required to agree for broadcast of the video through Facebook during the time of performance and for later viewing. The video will also be preserved in Sruti’s Facebook for later viewing. 
  • Participants will be able to select their first preference and second preference for the 2 dates.   Based on the response and demand for the 2 dates, Sruti Board of Directors (BOD) will allocate the date. The accepted registrants will be communicated about the allotted date by email.
  • Individual participation is restricted to Thyagaraja Krithis only. A strict time limit of 6 minutes will be imposed. Only one song per participant.
  • Please do not perform any Alapana, Niraval or Kalpana swarams. This restriction does not apply to Chittai Swarams in the composition
  • Song provided during the registration CANNOT be changed for any reason.
  • Considering the pandemic guidelines, Group participation is not allowed except when all participants live in the same household.
  • While registering please make sure all the participant’s name and email are spelled correctly as they will be used in the certificates as entered. 
  • Priority of participant selection will be based on your 2021 membership status according to the following Priority levels until we reach a total of 50 slots (25 slots for each date):
    • Priority 1: 2021 Sruti Adult Sponsors or family sponsors
    • Priority 2: Sruti Life Members
    • Priority 3: Annual Member
  • The sequencing of the participant performances will largely follow the same priority levels as above.
  • Please note that for priority purposes, the participant needs to sign up for 2021 Sruti sponsorship or Life Membership before January 15, 2021, the registration date. The sponsorship sign up is now open at the membership page
  • A confirmation email will be sent indicating the scheduled session of the participants in advance of the event.
  • No phone call registrations will be accepted. This is the only opportunity to register online.
  • Participants must be available to perform in the allotted slot. Participants must be present when their turn is announced or they will be moved to the end of the day.
  • We strongly encourage participants to attend the whole day including , performance by the other participants as a courtesy to all participants. 
  • For any questions, please email aradhana-registration@sruti.org 

Please sign up for 2021 sponsorships today to enjoy the Spring and fall lineups shown below for a single low price and for getting priority for Aradhana participation.