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Colors, Dance, Festival - Kannada Rajyotsava

With so much joy we celebrated Kannada Rajyotsava. Since we are the volunteers, all these years (past 3 years :)) we don’t have much time for seeing the programs as spectator. 364 more words


Beats Of A Bygone Era

“Palakkad Mani Iyer once sat in the exact place you are sitting right now”, Varadan, the 67-year old mridangam specialist says this with a hint of pride in his voice and a reminiscent gleam in his eyes. 928 more words

Teaching a Mind-Bogglingly Complex Rhythm System

Fremont professor moves to beat of ancient drum
By Chris De Benedetti The Argus
Posted:   09/06/2014 02:33:50 PM PDT0 Comments

Rohan Krishnamurthy, Ohlone College’s newest music professor, is an acclaimed performer who specializes in mridangam, an ancient and still-popular Indian percussion instrument. 151 more words

Drum News

Neat Rendition by Malladi Brothers

Dear friends,

Malladi Brothers gave a perfectly synchronised concert devoid of any gimmickry and artifice. Sriranjani and Saveri were the highlights of the concert. Their diction and rendering of krithis always appeal to the rasikas and give them a sense of satisfaction and help break the barrier of language. 121 more words

Arun keeps the audience spell bound!

Dear friend,

It was an unforgettable and memorable experience today after listening to Sri.OS Arun at the Unnati Centre. We in India have the pleasure of being able to hear so many wonderful artistes perform and listening to Sri. 231 more words

Abhishek Raghuram-A jewel in the crown of carnatic music

Dear friend,

Sri Abhishek Raghuram is truely a jewel in the crown of carnatic music. Listening to him one knows he is truely a blessing to the field of music. 208 more words


There is class every Tuesday and Thursday at my house from 9 am to 3 pm. Please review grade 1,2,and 3 notes. Make sure to check the website regularly to see cancellation of class or any new updates. 7 more words