The degree was presented by Dr. H. R. Bhardwaj, Governor of Karnataka.
Prof. Richard R. Ernst, Nobel Laureate, scientist, Switzerland was the chief guest.
Chandrasekaran, now 74 has been a violinist for the past 62 years.
He was awarded the Sangita Kalanidhi title in 2005. He resides at 46D, C. P. Ramaswamy Road, Alwarpet. Ph: 2499 7327, 96001 31112.