Gudiya Sambhrama is a unique festival; its promoters choose to host music and dance concerts and other performing arts in vintage temples in Bangalore and its neighbourhood.
Kalakshetra Foundation had to postpone its annual December season-time fest because its auditorium was damaged by cyclone Vardah that hit Chennai city in early December.
Some years ago, Bangalore's arts bodies which promote music and dance came together, formed an umbrella and floated what seems to have now become a well-known music contest and festival - one which provides the platform for some of the best young talents in this part of India.
Alva’s Virasat is a three-day cultural festival hosted in the town of Moodbidri in south Kanara, Karnataka. It brings professional artistes from across the country and of the region and provides for local people to enjoy the best of classical and folk music and dance.
Chennai's sabhas have begun to make known their concerts schedules for December Season 2016. A few sabhas made public the festival calendar this past week.