Saptaswara Cultural Organization is organising the Dakshina Bharatiya Sangeeta Navaratrotsavamulu from 2nd to 10th November, at the Kala Subbarao Kala Vedika, the mini hall of Sri Thyagaraya Gana Sabha. The nine-day festival has two music concerts daily, featuring special kritis of the Music Trinity (Thyagaraja, Muthuswamy Dikshitar and Syama Sastry), specially Dikshitar's Navagraha and Navavarna kritis.
On 5th Nov, the fourth day of the festival, P V Subba Rao will be performing a Carnatic vocal recital, along with O Rajashekar on the violin and V Janardhan on the mridangam. This is the first recital for the day and starts at 6:15pm, followed by a Carnatic vocal recital by Dr. S K Venkatachari at 7:30pm. Pinnamraju Venkata Subba Rao is B-grade artiste of the All-India Radio, and has done his B A in music from Tirupati Music College and M A in music from the Potti Sreeramulu Telugu University, Hyderabad. He is a disciple of D Pasumarti, and has performed at Chennai and at all major temples of Andhra Pradesh.
Currently, Rao teaches more than 100 students, both at his institution, Sujana Ranjani, and through home tuitions. He has a singing experience of more than 20 years.
Entry is free for everyone. Please contact K S R Balakrishna Sastry at 99495-77618 / 94902-16650 for further details.