Sangeetha Ksheera Sagaram and Thyagaraya Gana Sabha are presenting the Uppalapati Ankaiah Memorial Concert by Kaivalya Kumar on Sunday, the 28th June, at Sri Kala Subba Rao Kala Vedika in Chikkadpally. The concert starts at 6:30pm. Oruganti Raja Sekhar on the violin and Mullapudi R V Lakshmana Rao on mridangam will accompany the singer.
Born on October 10 1963, Kaivalya Kumar Gurav is a vocalist who started his musical apprenticeship under the guidance of his father Sangameshwar Gurav, of the Kirana gharana. He went on to complete his Masters in Music with distinction and was also a gold medallist. Kaivalya is an A-grade artiste of All India Radio, has released several commercial recordings, and has received honours from cultural organisations all over the country. He has performed at several concerts in many cities across India.