Archive for the Arts Category

September 25, 2017

Raga identification competition for carnatic music rasikas; On Oct 15

If you can identify a raga just by listening to it, then this competition is for you. The event, jointly organised by The Music Academy, the TAG Corporation and Ramu Endowments for carnatic music rasikas, will be held on Oct […]

September 25, 2017

Mylapore’s rasikas spoilt for choice

Mylapore’s rasikas of music and dance may well be a pampered community. They have so much to choose from concerts and cultural programmes, almost daily. On Sunday evening, it was time for the curtains to go up on a dance […]

September 20, 2017

Young artistes to feature at Bhavan’s Navaratri music fest: started on Tuesday

Young artistes to feature at Bhavan's Navaratri music fest: started on Tuesday

Young Carnatic music vocalists Shwetha and Ramya launched the annual Navaratri music festival of Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore at its auditorium on Tuesday evening. The fest, says Bhavan’s director K. N. Ramaswamy features young artistes instead of the well known […]

September 20, 2017

Birth centenary celebrations of guru Suchindram S. P. Sivasubramaniam Bhagavatar

The birth centenary celebrations of guru Suchindram S. P. Sivasubramaniam Bhagavatar will be held on Sep 24 at Narada Gana Sabha, Alwarpet. A book and album featuring 25 of his compositions will be released. The chief guest is vidwan Dr. […]

September 19, 2017

Mylapore Festival 2018: second sketching event this Sunday morning

Mylapore Festival 2018: second sketching event this Sunday morning

This Sunday ( Sept.24) morning, all those who love sketching are invited to this outdoor activity in Mylapore. The curator of the annual Sundaram Finance Mylapore Festival ( www.mylaporefestival.com) is hosting the second sketching session. The aim is to capture the visuals […]

September 19, 2017

Music competition at Music Academy; On Oct 1 and 2

The Music Academy is conducting a music competition at its premises on Oct 1 and 2. For details and application forms, contact the Academy or download it from the website http://musicacademymadras.in/. Forms need to be submitted on or before Sep […]

September 18, 2017

Exhibition of works by Korean artists

Works of artists from Korea will be showcased at an exhibition at InKo Center. ‘Korean Quintet’ presents the work of 5 promising contemporary painters from Korea, their varying styles, a variety of tonalities, moods and preoccupations. Inauguration on Sep 18, […]

September 17, 2017

Poorna Margam recital gets good audience

Poorna Margam recital gets good audience

Poorna Margam is an initiative by Natyarangam to present the classical Bharatanatyam recital which is a rarity on stage today. On Saturday evening, G Narendra and Deepa of Chennai presented this recital at the mini hall of Narada Gana Sabha, […]

September 17, 2017

Divya desa darshanam series; At Raga Sudha Hall on Sep 18

Dr. Sudha Seshayyan and Vasudhra Rajagopal will present The Isai-Urai series on Divya Desa Darshanam, Part 15, on Sep 18 at Raga Sudha Hall, Luz. They will be accompanied by Usha Rajagopalan and Nellai Balaji. Organised by The Triplicane Academy […]

September 16, 2017

Ramayana festival; At Narada Gana Sabha on Sep 19

Indian Council for Cultural Relations is conducting an International Ramayana festival on Sep 19 at Narada Gana Sabha, Alwarpet. ‘Samyoga’, a dance programme by Shangita Namasivayam and group, Kalpana Dance Theatre from Malaysia, will be presented. Entry by invitation only. […]

September 15, 2017

Veena festival on at Narada Gana Sabha

A veena mahotsavam is currently on at Narada Gana Sabha, Alwarpet. The festival has been dedicated to Veena Dhanammal’ to celebrate her 150th birth anniversary. Till Sep 21. At T. T. K. Road, Alwarpet, 6.30 p.m. onwards. All are welcome.

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