By Sahana Sreeram (Violin), Srihari S Raman (Mridangam) and Samyuktha Sreeram (Ghatam)
Saturday, May 21, 2022 | 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Fugett Middle School Auditorium
500 Ellis Lane
West Chester, PA 19380
Sahana Sreeram is a junior in high school and learns Carnatic violin from Sri Subhash Vinjamuri and Sri Kamalakiran Vinjamuri. She also learns carnatic vocal music from Kalaimamani Smt. Charumathi Ramachandran.Sahana has won awards in Cleveland Tyagaraja Aradhana, Chicago Tyagaraja Utsavam, and SIFAA in North Carolina. Sahana has performed in the USA, Canada, and in Chennai Margazhi festivals. She also plays western violin as part of the artist orchestra in her high school and has been selected for senior regional orchestra (SRO) in Virginia, USA.
Srihari S Raman was born into a musical lineage, with his recent ancestry consisting of his uncle, Kalaimamani Dr. Udayalur Kalyanarama Bhagavathar. Srihari was introduced into the journey of Carnatic Music at the age of 4. Srihari continued his advanced training in mridangam under Kalaimamani Guru. Sri. Tiruvarur Vaidyanathan. Srihari has accompanied many esteemed vidwans within the United States, Canada, and India as well. He has also won multiple competitions across the US: Cleveland Thyagaraja Aradhana, Sangeeth Samraat. Srihari will be a raising freshman in NorthEastern University majoring in Data Science and Business Administration in the coming Fall 2022.
Samyuktha Sreeram is a sophomore at Duke University. She is a disciple of the Late Sangita Kalacharya Sri TH Subash Chandran and currently is a disciple of Sri N Guruprasad and Sri Akshay Anantapadmanabhan. She also learns carnatic vocal music from Kalaimamani Smt. Charumathi Ramachandran. Samyuktha has provided ghatam accompaniment for concerts in the US, Canada, and in India.