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Avasarala Kanyakumari is a violinist from South India who specializes in Carnatic music.
Alathur Srinivasa Iyer (1911–1980), born in Tamil Nadu, was an Indian vocalist.
Ariyakudi Ramanuja Iyengar (1890– January 23, 1967), popularly known as Ariyakudi, was a Carnatic music vocalist, born in Ariyakudi, a town in Ramanathapuram (present-day Sivaganga) district of Tamil Nadu.
An award is something given to a person, a group of people, like a sports team, or an organization in recognition of their excellence in a certain field.
Tanjore Balasaraswati, also known as Balasaraswati (13 May 1918 – 9 February 1984), was a celebrated Indian dancer, and her rendering of Bharatanatyam, a classical dance style originated in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu, made this style of dancing well known in different parts of India and many parts of the world.
Bharatanatyam (Tamil: "பரதநாட்டியம்"), is a major genre of Indian classical dance that originated in Tamil Nadu.
The Bombay sisters, C. Saroja and C. Lalitha, are a Carnatic music singing duo.
Carnatic music, Karnāṭaka saṃgīta or Karnāṭaka saṅgītam is a system of music commonly associated with southern India, including the modern Indian states of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, Kerala, and Tamil Nadu, as well as Sri Lanka.
Chembai Vaidyanatha Bhagavatar a.k.a. Vaidyanatha Iyer (1 September 1896-16 October 1974) was a Carnatic music singer from Palakkad (state of Kerala, India).
Tirumakudalu Chowdiah (ಸಂಗೀತ ರತ್ನ ತಿರುಮಕೂಡಲು ಚೌಡಯ್ಯ) (1895 – 19 January 1967) was a violin maestro from India in the Carnatic classical tradition.
The clarinet is a musical-instrument family belonging to the group known as the woodwind instruments.
A composer (Latin ''compōnō''; literally "one who puts together") is a musician who is an author of music in any form, including vocal music (for a singer or choir), instrumental music, electronic music, and music which combines multiple forms.
Damal Krishnaswamy Pattammal (19 March 1919 – 16 July 2009) was an Indian Carnatic musician and a playback singer for film songs in Tamil.
Mysore V. Doreswamy Iyengar (1920 – 28 October 1997) was a Carnatic musician and one of the greatest exponents of the veena in modern Indian history.
Dwaram Venkataswamy Naidu (8 November 1893-25 November 1964) was one of the most important carnatic music violinists of the 20th century.
The flute is a family of musical instruments in the woodwind group.
Gudalur Narayanaswamy Balasubramaniam (6 January 1910 – 1 May 1965), popularly known as GNB, was an Indian Carnatic singer.
The chitravina (also known as chitra veena, chitraveena, chitra vina, hanumad vina, or mahanataka vina) is a 20 or 21-string fretless lute in Carnatic music.
Harikatha (Kannada: ಹರಿಕಥೆ: Harikathe; Telugu: హరికథ: Harikatha), literally " Story of Lord", also known as Harikatha Kaalakshepam in Telugu (Spending time to listen to Hari's story (Katha)), is a form of Hindu religious discourse in which the storyteller explores a religious theme, usually the life of a saint or a story from an Indian epic.
Palghat Kollengode Viswanathan Ramanarayanaswamy (15 November 1923 – 1 April 2002), often referred to as K. V. Narayanaswamy or KVN was an Indian musician, widely considered to be among the finest Carnatic music vocalists of the 20th century.
Karaikudi Sambasiva Iyer (1888 - 1958) was noted Indian classical musician and Veena player.
Kumbakonam Rajamanickam Pillai (கும்பகோணம் ராஜமாணிக்கம் பிள்ளை), 5 August 1898 - 1970 was a Carnatic music violinist of Tamil Nadu, Southern India.
Mangalampalli Balamuralikrishna (6 July 1930 – 22 November 2016) was an Indian Carnatic vocalist, musician, multi-instrumentalist, playback singer, composer, and character actor.
Sangita Kalanidhi Dr.
Madras Lalitangi Vasanthakumari (popularly referred to as MLV) (3 July 1928 – 31 October 1990) was a Carnatic musician and playback singer for film songs in many Indian languages.
M.S. Gopalakrishnan, a.k.a. MSG, (10 June 1931 – 3 January 2013) was a violinist in the field of Carnatic music.
Madurai Shanmukhavadivu Subbulakshmi (also known as M.S.; September 16, 1916 – December 11, 2004) was an Indian Carnatic singer from Madurai, Tamil Nadu.
Madras Music Academy is one of the earliest established music academies in South India.
Madurai Mani Iyer (மதுரை மணி ஐயர்) (October 25, 1912 – June 8, 1968) was a Carnatic music singer, who was famous for his unique style.
Maharajapuram Santhanam, (20th May, 1928-24 June 1992) was one of the greatest Carnatic music vocalists of the 20th century.
Maharajapuram Viswanatha Iyer (மகாராஜபுரம் விசுவநாதையர்) (1896–1970) was one of the great Indian Carnatic vocalists.
Mani Krishnaswami, (also written as Mani Krishnaswamy, 3 February 1930 – 12 July 2002) was a Carnatic music Vocalist of Tamil Nadu, India.
The Mridangam is a percussion instrument from India of ancient origin.
Mudikondan Venkatarama Iyer (Tamil: முடிகொண்டான் வெங்கடராம ஐயர் October 15, 1897 - September 13, 1975) was a South Indian Carnatic music singer and musicologist.
Musicology is the scholarly analysis and research-based study of music.
Musiri Subramania Iyer (April 9, 1899 - March 25, 1975) was a Carnatic vocalist whose stage performing career spanned the 1920s to the 1940s.
Harikesanallur Muthiah Bhagavatar (15 November 1877 – 30 June 1945), commonly known as Muthiah Bhagavatar, is one of Carnatic classical music's famous twentieth-century composers.
Mysore Vasudevacharya (28 May 1865 – 17 May 1961) was an Indian musician and composer of Carnatic music compositions who belonged to the direct line of Thyagaraja's disciples.
Chitravina N. Ravikiran (born 12 February 1967) is an Indian musician, hailed as a prodigy turned musical genius.
The nadhaswaram, nagaswaram, or nathaswaram is a double reed wind instrument from Tamilnadu.
Nedunuri Krishnamurthy (10 October 1927 – 8 December 2014) was an Indian Carnatic vocalist.
Palghat T. S. Mani Iyer (1912–1981) was one of the leading mridangists in the field of Carnatic music.
Palghat R. Raghu (9 January 1928 – 2 June 2009) was a Carnatic musician and percussionist.
Palladam Sanjiva Rao (1882–1962) was an Indian flautist and carnatic musician from the state of Tamil Nadu.
Papanasam Ramayya Sivan (26 September 1890 – 1 October 1973) was a prominent composer of Carnatic music and a singer.
Pedagogy is the discipline that deals with the theory and practice of teaching and how these influence student learning.
Pichu Sambamoorthi (1901–1973) was an Indian musicologist, writer and the professor of musicology at the Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati.
Rudrapatna Krishnashastri Srikantan (14 January 1920 – 17 February 2014) was a vocalist of the Karnataka sangeeta tradition of South Indian music.
Sangita Kalanidhi Rallapalli Ananta Krishna Sharma (23 January 1893 - 11 March 1979) was a noted composer of Carnatic music, singer as well as a writer.
Sanjay Subrahmanyan (born 21 January 1968 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu) is a Carnatic vocalist from India.
Sanskrit is the primary liturgical language of Hinduism; a philosophical language of Hinduism, Sikhism, Buddhism and Jainism; and a former literary language and lingua franca for the educated of ancient and medieval India.
Semmangudi Radhakrishna Srinivasa Iyer (25 July 1908 – 31 October 2003) was a Carnatic vocalist.
Sheik Chinna Moulana (12 May 1924, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh – 13 April 1999, Srirangam, Tamil Nadu), popularly known as Sheik, was a legendary nadhaswaram player in the Carnatic tradition.
Sikkil Kunjumani, the elder of the sisters, was born on June 15, 1927 and Sikkil Neela, the younger was born on September 6, 1940.
Singing is the act of producing musical sounds with the voice and augments regular speech by the use of sustained tonality, rhythm, and a variety of vocal techniques.
Sripada Pinakapaani (3 August 1913 – 11 March 2013), was a medical doctor, administrator, professor in medicine, and carnatic musician.
Sudha Ragunathan is a Carnatic vocalist and composer from India.
Thanjavur Brinda (1912-1996) was one of the representatives of the Veenai Dhanammal school of Carnatic Music.
Trippunithura Narayanaiyer Krishnan (born 6 October 1928) is a Carnatic music violinist.
Madurai Thirumalai Nambi Seshagopalan (born, September 5, 1948) is a noted Carnatic singer, musician and composer.
Tripunithura Viswanathan Gopalakrishnan (born 11 June 1932 in Tripunithura, Kerala), popularly known as TVG, is a Carnatic and Hindustani musician from Chennai.
Tanjore Viswanathan (b. Madras, India, August 13, 1927; d. Hartford, Connecticut, United States, September 10, 2002) was a Carnatic musician specializing in the Carnatic flute and voice.
The thavil (Tamil:தவில்) or tavil is a barrel shaped percussion instrument from Tamilnadu.
Tiger Varadachariar (1876–1950) was a Carnatic music vocalist from the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
Trichur V. Ramachandran(born 1940) is a Carnatic music vocalist.
Trichy Sankaran (born 27 July 1942) is an Indian percussionist, composer, scholar, and educator.
Umayalpuram Kasiviswanatha Sivaraman (born 17 December 1935) is a Carnatic mridanga vidwan.
Valayapatti A. R. Subramaniam is an Indian classical musician and percussionist, considered by many as one of prominent exponents of Thavil, a traditional percussion instrument from the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
Vidushi R. Vedavalli (born 1935) is a Carnatic vocalist.
The veena (வீணை, वीणा, IAST: vīṇā), comprises a family of chordophone instruments of the Indian subcontinent.
Vellore G. Ramabhadran (August 4, 1929 - February 27, 2012) was a Mridangam artiste from Tamil Nadu, India.
The violin, also known informally as a fiddle, is a wooden string instrument in the violin family.