Thirumeignanam Brothers T.K.R Ayyappan and T.K.R. Meenakshisundaram born in a musician family and started their musical journey at a tender age in Nadaswaram. They are“A-Grade artists” in All India Radio (AIR). Received various awards and prizes like‘Kalaingar Award’ from Isai Natiya Sangam, ‘Rani Seethai Aachi Memorial Prize’ from Tamizh Isai Sangam and from Tamil Nadu Iyal Isai Nataka Mandram.
Ganesh and Kumaresh – the ace violin duo of Carnatic Music, hit the headlines in1972, with their very first stage appearance at the ages of 7 and 5. Over three decades, the brothers have more than lived up to the promise they showed at that debut, carving a niche for themselves in a field where violin playing has been taken to heights of international excellence by great Carnatic maestros.
Kasim-Babu Brothers are the grandsons and disciples of the renowned Nadhaswaram Maestro Dr.Sheik Chinna Moulana. Today, Kasim-Babu are the front ranking Nadhaswaram artistes and are the torch bearers of Chinnamoulana’s tradition.