Kalasagaram, a cultural association based in Secunderabad, is organising a Carnatic vocal concert by Calcutta K Srividya, on 22nd September, at the Keyes Girls High School. The recital is part of Kalasagaram's monthly programs of classical music. Srividya will be supported by Calcutta Balaji on the mridangam and Dwaram Satyanarayana Rao on the violin.
Calcutta K Srividya is a disciple of Vasantha Kannan, and is equally proficient in both vocal and violin. She has received many awards in Calcutta and has performed for several national programs of music in AIR and Doordarshan. She has been part of various jugalbandi programs with Hindustani classical musicians. She has been selected as an examiner for M A music exams at the Ravindra Bharathi University on several occasions. Blessed with a melodious voice, she is known for rendering traditional and innovative alapanas.
Kalasagaram is a South-Indian cultural association situated in the East Nehru Nagar of East Marredpally, and has been organising Carnatic music concerts for more than 35 years. The concerts are always held in the Keyes High School campus at the open-air theater. The singers are generally from outside Hyderabad, usually amateurs and upcoming artistes, and quite competent. Kalasagaram also occasionally stages South-Indian classical dances and Tamil plays.
Please contact Rajagopalan of Kalasagaram at 2773-1775 for further details.