Event to mark 90th birthday of music scholar Prof. S. R. Janakiraman

Students of Prof. S. R. Janakiraman, Carnatic music scholar and artiste (d.o.b. 12.7.1928) have organised a grand  celebration on his attaining 90 years of age. This event is at Raga Sudha Hall on January 18 at 5 pm.
R. Vasumathi, Director, Doordarsham – Chennai kendra will be the chief guest.
The other invitees are N.  Murali (The Music Academy), N. V. Subramabiam ( Saraswathi Vaggeyakara Trust), guru T.V.  Gopalakrishnan and   Dr.  N. Ramanathsn, musicologist.
10 students of  Janakiraman will render one song each. This includes performing artistes like Unnikrishnan,  Sriram Paraauram and Anuradha Sriram and  Toronto brothers.
Students of the Annamacharya projects, Meenalochani, Gaga Ramachandran  and a few others will also be taking part.
The programme is organised by K.H. Mangala, a long time student who has accompanied Prof. SRJ in some of his concerts.
– Report by V. Vasantha
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  1. Anyhow, completing 90 years is definitely not a joke. I join with others in sending my humble birthday wishes/greetings to Prof. S. R. Janakiraman,Karnatic Musician and Music Scholar. I also request Prof. S.R. Janakiraman to send me video clips of two or three concerts so that I can put it in the Facebook I am running.

    All his friend + me wish him to lead a happy, healthy life and further wish that he completes 100 years with the Lord’s grace.

    “Mandakolathur Subramanian”

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