Kalasagaram is organising its 41st Annual Cultural Festival of Music, Dance & Drama. The festival starts from 22nd Nov '08 and ends on 30th Nov '08.
On the third day of the festival, i.e. on 24th Nov '08, Sangeeta Vidwan T M Krishna will be performing a Carnatic vocal recital. He will be accompanied by R K Shriram Kumar on the violin and by Neyveli R Narayanan on the mridangam. The recital will start at 6:30 pm.
Krishna started learning music from a very early age, under Vidwan Seetharama Sarma, and later took a special training in Ragam-Thanam-Pallavi, under Changalpet Ranaganathan. He was under the guidance of Late Dr. Semmangudi Srinivasa Iyer, for more than 7 years.
He has several awards and titles to his credit. He has performed all over the country and in several countries abroad. Besides being a musician of great acclaim, Krishna is a teacher, composer, researcher and author. He co-authored many books, the latest being in 2007, titled 'Voices Within', written as a tribute to 7 great musicians.
Entry is by tickets, which can be booked in advance. Season passes for the 9-day festival are available for Rs. 400, Rs. 300 & Rs. 200, and daily passes are priced at Rs. 100, Rs. 50 & Rs. 25. Tickets are available at Keyes High School, everyday, from 5:30pm.
Please contact V Rajagopal, General Secretary at 2773-1775 / R Ramamurthy at 2722-4276 / Rajalakshmi Parthasarathy at 2782-5795 for further details.