Saindhavi

Saindhavi

Saindavi is one of the upcoming artists in the field of Carnatic Music (Indian classical music-south Indian style) as well as FILM MUSIC today. As a playback singer has sung songs in Tamil films, serials and albums. She has been performing from the age of 12. She is one of the youngest singers who excel in both, classical and light forms.

Young music director GV Prakash Kumar is soon to enter marital bliss and he is to join hands with singer Saindhavi. Reports say that the couple had been in love for a long time and recently disclosed this to their family who consented to have them wed. GV Prakash has his hands tied with various projects and Saindhavi has committed to sing for several movies, so their wedding will take place next year, says sources.

Every year on December 31st night, she make it a point to participate in Carnatica organised at the Music Academy by Sashi Kiran. This event sees the participation of all carnatic singers. She took a resolution that her year should start on a musical note and so it did. She is glad at the half way mark in the year that her songs have been well appreciated in movies like Deiva Thirumagal, Saguni, etc.

Family Background :

Saindhavi is engaged to G. V. Prakash, music composer and the nephew of A. R. Rahman . They studied together in Chettinad Vidyashram.

Musical Training :

She is an ardent student of Music learning classical Carnatic Music for the past 5 yrs from great teachers and institutions like Lakshminarayana school of music, S.V.Usha disciple of Kittamani Iyyer and currently from Mr. N Sashikiran of carnatica.com and Smt Padmachandilyan & Srimushnam Raja rao. Her love for music and interest in learning made her also call on other great Musicians like Smt. D.K.Pattammal, Smt. Saraswathy Ram, Padmasri P.S.Narayanaswamy, Smt Bombay Jayashri to learn a lot about music and a few krithis also. She is also learning Hindustani from Prof Ramurthy Rao and western from Unwind center.

Awards & Titles:

She is the recipient of the prestigious National CCRT Scholarship for Carnatic vocal from the Indian Government. She has won the appreciation from many connoisseurs and critics.