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The Maharashtrian who revived Chitraveena
The renaissance of culture and music during the Maratha regime in Thanjavur gave rebirth to an instrument that had disappeared completely from the concert scene. Chitraveena or Gottuvadhyam owes its existence to Sakharama Rao, a Maharashtrian who ...
Picture of cohesiveness
The requests from the rasikas were obliged without any hesitation by the brothers in an effective tanam that consisted of Brindavani, Bowli, Surutti, Lalitha and Kalyanavasantham, showcasing their training under gottuvadhyam vidwan Narasimhan.
Sathyanarayanan's Carnatic notes on a nano keyboard
Like his guru, the late Mandolin U Shrinivas, who showed the world that Carnatic music could be played on a western instrument, Keyboard Sathyanarayanan has been proving that even the keyboard could be adapted to play Indian classical music.
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He performed as a vocalist from ages 5-10 and then switched to the chitravina, previously called gottuvadhyam, an older form of the veena. Since then, he has composed, created new ragas, written operas, and worked with symphonies in England, Europe ...

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