The Rangamani Chariar Arts Academy is organising Raagala Pallakilo Cine Sangeeta Swarala Sandadi, a nite of old and new movie songs, on 26th December, at Sri Thyagaraya Gana Sabha. On this occasion, music director Chakri will be felicitated by the chief guest of the evening Padmabhushan and Gnanpeeth awardee Dr. C Narayana Reddy.
The music nite has been designed by V L N Chariar, and amateur singers such as Swaralakshmi, Padmavati, Bala Kameshwara Rao, Venkat Rao and Haricharan will sing old classics of Susheela and Ghantasala, and new hits of Chakri. The music is by Brahmanandam and party.
Rangamani Chariar Arts Academy was established in April 2007 by V L N Chariar, a 75-year-old music composer, singer and anchor, in memory of his late wife Vangipuram Rangamani. V L N Chariar is a well-known personality in cultural circles. He has been in this field since 1952, and has been conferred upon the title of Raaga Visleshana Visharada by Dr C Narayana Reddy in 2002 for completing 50 years of music composing. He is unique for organizing musical nites based on classical music ragas. He trains singers to sing a particular song in different ragas.
Please contact V L N Chariar at 92477-79165 for further details.