Instrumentalists

Palghat R Raghu

Palghat R. Raghu

Palghat R. Raghu (9 January 1928 – 2 June 2009) was a Carnatic musician and percussionist. He was awarded the Madras Music Academy‘s Sangeetha Kalanidhi in 2007. Early life Palghat Ramaswamy Raghu was born in Rangoon, Burma (now

Guitarist Prasanna

Guitarist Prasanna

R. Prasanna (better known as Guitar Prasanna), is a pioneer in performing Carnatic music on the guitar. He also plays jazz, progressive rock, and world fusion. Early life and background Prasanna grew up

Gaurav Muzumdar

Gaurav Majumdar

As one of the most sought-after and versatile musicians today, Gaurav Majumdar   hails from a family of well-known musicians of  Allahabad (India). Pt. Ravi Shankar  discovered Gaurav’s

Emani Lalitha Krishna.P

Emani Lalitha Kirshna.P

Lalita Krishna received her initial training in the veena from her mother Lakshmisuramma Somayajulu, and later from veteran violin vidwan Annavarapu Ramaswami. She is also a renowned

Embar Kannan

Embar Kannan

Embar S. Kannan is an award-winning and pioneering violinist in the fields of Carnatic Music and Tamil Film Music. Trained in Carnatic as well as Western Classical methods, he is a

Ghatam Karthik

‘GHATAM’ KARTHICK

‘GHATAM’ KARTHICK, as he is affectionately called is one of the shining star artistes on his captivating CLAY POT instrument. Dr.Karthick has shared the stage with almost all top

Ghatam S V Ramani

Ghatam S V Ramani

S.V Ramani is an Indian percussionist.He is a senior exponent of the South Indian classical percussion instruments, the Mridangam and the Ghatam. His Initial training was by his

Dwaram Venkataswamy Naidu

Dwaram Venkataswamy Naidu

Dwaram Venkataswamy Naidu (8 November 1893 – 25 November 1964) was one of the most important carnatic music violinists of the 20th century. Naidu was partially blind. He played at

Ustad Qamruddin “Bismillah” Khan

Ustad Qamruddin “Bismillah” Khan

Ustad Qamruddin “Bismillah” Khan (21 March 1916 – 21 August 2006) (born as Qamaruddin Khan), often referred to by the title Ustad, was an Indian musician credited with popularizing the shehnai, a subcontinental wind instrument of the oboe class.

R.Parthasarathy

R.Parthasarathy

R Parthasarathy is an ‘Approved’ and ‘Graded’ composer of the ‘All India Radio & Door Dharshan .
Recipient of the ‘ Emani Sankara Sastry Award’ for the best player from Krishna Gana Sabha.