Sunday, 23 October 2016 »  Login
Events » Folk Songs By Jangi Reddy
I am at

Folk Songs By Jangi Reddy

Folk Songs By Jangi Reddy is an event that took place on 01-Jan-2008 in Hyderabad.
Rating is quick and easy - try it!
On the occasion of the All-India Crafts Mela, Shilparamam is presenting a folk song recital by Jangi Reddy & group, on 1st January. With Sudhakar on the keyboards, Shiva Kumar on the dholak, Narendra on the dappu and Ramanadham on the pads, Jangi Reddy, along with Sunita, Renuka, Shivanagulu, Sikander, Krishnayya Goud and Vidyananda Chary, will sing Pedda Puli on Gandimysamma, Kodi Pandem on cock fights, Mandulodu Ori Mayalodu, Tummedulu Unnayi Rao, Attaru Sahebu and many more.

Born in Nagar Kurnool of Mahaboobnagar district, Jangi Reddy was tempted to learn folk music at a very young age, influenced by the culture of his village. As his mother Lakshmamma was a folk singer, he accompanied her to several concerts. But it was the poet Goreti Venkanna's writings that made him quit as electronics engineer and take up the folk art full time.

Reddy has given about 3,000 performances in Andhra Pradesh, and about 200 performances in the rest of India. This year he has also performed at Singapore and Malaysia, on the occasion of Ugadi celebrations.

In 1998, he established a folk institute called Janapada Kala Sravanthi in Jadcherla, and encourages rural youngsters to take up folk art, teaches them, and takes them along for performances. He has been conferred upon the titles of Janapada Kokila and Janapada Kala Ratna.

Please contact Jangi Reddy at 94401-07572 or the venue at 2310-0455 for further details.
Share. Save. Connect.
Be the first to comment on Folk Songs By Jangi Reddy! Just use the simple form below.
LEAVE A COMMENT has 700,000+ monthly visits. Tell Hyderabad what you feel about Folk Songs By Jangi Reddy!
Rate Event
[no link to your name will appear, overriding global settings]
To preserve integrity, allows ratings/comments only with a valid email. Your comments will be accepted once you give your email, and will be deleted if the email is not authenticated within 24 hours.
My name:

Dissatisfied with the results? Report a problem or error, or add a listing.
This page was tagged for
www palamuru jangireddy com
palamurujagireddy songs
palamuru folk songs.shivanagulu
palamuru jangi reddy songs
palamuru jangi reddy
Follow on
© Copyright 1999-2009 LRR Technologies (Hyderabad), Pvt Ltd. All rights reserved. fullhyd, fullhyderabad, Welcome To The Neighbourhood are trademarks of LRR Technologies (Hyderabad) Pvt Ltd. The textual, graphic, audio and audiovisual material in this site is protected by copyright law. You may not copy, distribute, or use this material except as necessary for your personal, non-commercial use. Any trademarks are the properties of their respective owners. More on Hyderabad, India. Jobs in Hyderabad.