Tonite at Shilparamam, it is a lady who scored the background for singers like Yesudas and Chitra. That's however not what features top of her CV.
Shilparamam, as part of Navaratri festivities, is organising a veena recital by Malladi Santha Moorthy, on 26th September, at 6:00PM. The program starts with Varnam, followed by recitals of Nagumomu, Shobillu Saptaswara, Himagiri Tanayu and others.
Santha Moorthy served for 30 years with the Government of Kerala for various Bal Bhavans and cultural posts. She's given the background score for various movies for playback singers like Yesudas, Chitra and so on. She learnt music from Sri Thyagaraya Government College of Music, Ramkote, in 1964, under Popuri Shankara Sarma. She is graded artiste of the AIR, with various veena concerts in Kerala and AP to her credit. She has released two volumes of Annamachara Keerthanas on the veena.
Please contact the venue at 2310-0455 for further details.