Artist(s) : Malladi Brothers, Sumesh Narayanan (Mridangam), Vittal Rangan (Violin)
Saturday, April 18, 2020 | 4:30pm - 7:30pm
Upper Merion Area Middle School
450 Keebler Rd
King of Prussia, PA 19406
Sruti is proud to present a grand carnatic music concert by Malladi Brothers, accompanied by Vittal Rangan on the violin and Sumesh Narayanan on the Mridangam
Malladi Brothers Read more about the artist
The Malladi Brothers, Malladi Sreeramprasad and Malladi Ravikumar, are a Carnatic music vocalist duo. They started their music education under Malladi Srirammurthy and Malladi Suri Babu, their grandfather and father respectively. Subsequently, they studied under Sripada Pinakapani, Nedunuri Krishnamurthy and Voleti Venkatesvarulu. Malladi Brothers possess a large repertoire of Carnatic compositions and possess a vibrant and powerful voice. Both excel in presenting Thyagaraja kritis.
Brilliant in academics, Vittal Rangan, a promising young violinist, is an “A” Grade Artist of AIR and Doordarshan. He has won accolades from senior artists and is the recipient of a number of awards. He also belongs to a rich musical lineage on his parents side and his guru’s side.
Sumesh S Narayanan, a young and vibrant mridangam artist, has been under the tutelage of Sri Tiruvarur Bhaktavatsalam since he was 8 years old. Sumesh has been accompanying on Mridangam since his Arangetram in 2005 and has performed at many concerts in the prestigious Sabhas across India and abroad.
The Malladi Brothers hail from a family of musicians from Andhra Pradesh. They inherited music from their grand father, the Late Malladi Sri Rama Murthy, a great Harikatha Exponent of his time.