Archive for the Arts Category

July 27, 2017

Carnatic music workshop: At Narada Gana Sabha

Nadasangamam, the music wing of Narada Gana Sabha Trust is organising a workshop on Aug 5 with a view to enrich the musical repertoire and knowledge of students. Aleppey Venakatesan, a  renowned disciple of Ariyakkudi Ramanuja Iyengar, will talk about the art […]

July 25, 2017

Padma Subrahmanyam’s dance centre is 75

Padma Subrahmanyam's dance centre is 75

Nrithyodaya, the performing arts academy based in Adyar which is managed by the well-known Bharatanatyam guru and dancer, Dr. Padma Subrahmanyam is celebrating yet another milestone in its colourful journey – 75 years. This institution was founded by film director K. Subrahmanyam in […]

July 22, 2017

Weekend events: musical presentation on rhythm and live theatre

PRESENTATION ON RHYTHM – Mantra Gold Coatings and The Glassbox have organised an event titled ‘Sangathi – The Rhythm of Life’. Presented by a team of disciples of Bombay Jayashri, the programme will provide a glimpse of how music is interspersed […]

July 22, 2017

Cultural events this week…

Check out these cultural events in the neighbourhood… – ‘Botava Vitthal’, the annual soiree conceptualised by Mumbai based Pancham Nishad Creatives. An evening of abhangs by Jayateerth Mevundi, Mahesh Kale and Anand Bhate. In memory of Kishori Amonkar. At The Music Academy. […]

July 21, 2017

Drums concert; At Mylapore Fine Arts Club today

The 15th annual concert of Jus Drums School of Percussion will be held on July 21 at Mylapore Fine Arts Club, Mylapore. 35 students will be graduating this year. The guests for the evening are Ghatam maestro T. H. Vikku […]

July 20, 2017

Special concert by T. M. Krishna

Carnatic vocalist T.M. Krishna will give a special concert at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore on July 24. He will be accompanied by R. K. Sriramkumar on the violin, Arun Prakash on the mridangam and B. S. Purusthotham on the kanjira. […]

July 20, 2017

Harikatha; Organised by Kartik Fine Arts Club

Kalyanapuram R. Aravamudachariar will conduct a one day harikatha session on ‘Sita Kalyanam’ at Mylapore Fine Arts Club, Mylapore on July 23 and a 3 day harikatha session on ‘Sri Thyagaraja’s Rama Anubhavam’ from July 25 to 27 at Bharatiya […]

July 17, 2017

Thematic dance presentation on Varadhar

Thematic dance presentation on Varadhar

Darshanam Art Creations presents a new show titled ‘Varadar – The most benevolent God of Kanchi’. The presentation will portray his evolution from the Brahma Yagna, the devotion of the Acharyas and a depiction of the vahanams during the Brahmotsavam […]

July 16, 2017

Exhibitions of artworks: about gardens and technology

Exhibitions of artworks: about gardens and technology

PAINTINGS OF GARDENS – A collection of artworks by Sophie Jo, John Tun Sein, Agathe Patil, Diane De Valou, G.Subramaniam, Ganga Singh, Rajesh Patil and Sanjeeva Rao. Named ‘The Magic Language of a Garden’, this collection has elements relating to the […]

July 16, 2017

Tarangam music competition; At R. A. Puram

Thirupoonthuruthy Sri Narayana Tirtha Swamigal Trust is conducting a tarangam competition on Aug 15 for children and adults. The participants will be divided into two categories based on their age. At Sringeri Pravachana Mandiram, R. A. Puram, 2 p.m. onwards. […]

July 15, 2017

Music events: alumni organisation performance, old Hindi songs

ALUMNI OF MADRAS UNIVERSITY PERFORM – AUMKAR (Alumni of University of Madras for Karnatic Music) is formed by the 2013 batch of this university. In addition to member performances, their anniversary celebrations this year will also include speeches by Sriman Narayan […]

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