The 42nd annual aradhana of saint composer Neelakanta Sivan unfolded at Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala with a 12 day music festival from which is on from July 19 July to 30, 2017 in connection with the 117th samathi year of the saint-composer.
This summer in Bangalore is going to be unusual; average temperatures may well be in the mid-30s. But Carnatic music rasikas will brave that daytime heat and mark their evenings in April for a big season of concerts.
His percussion just moved smoothly with the music. Soft and non intrusive. This is how many speakers described in a nutshell the music of mridangam maestro Vellore Ramabhadran at an event held on Friday evening to remember this vidwan and to honour another.