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Unnikrishnan

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P. Unnikrishnan One of the most sought after Carnatic classical vocalists of today, Kalaimamani P Unnikrishnan grew up surrounded by music and musicians. It is no surprise therefore that he should have taken to the arts at an early age. His mother noticed his talents in music and enrolled him for classical music lessons under Sri VL Seshadri. He later came under the guidance of Sangita Kalanidhi Dr S Ramanathan, the well known musician's musician. Concert opportunities began coming in from 1990 onwards and his facile voice and musical talents put him in the august company of artists like Vijay Siva and Sanjay Subrahmanyan. He underwent additional training under Sri Calcutta Sri KS Krishnamurthy, Smt Savitri Sathyamurthy Sri PS Narayanaswami and Prof. SR Janakiraman. He also attended a six month training programme on the Veena Dhanammal bani conducted by Sangita Kalanidhi T Brinda and Sangita Kalanidhi T Viswanathan. . Unnikrishnan remains a top ranking musician and is an A grade artiste with the All India Radio. He has performed at venues both in India and all over the world. He is the receipient of numerour awards including the Kalaimamani award by the Govt of Tamil Nadu and bagged the National Award for Best Male Playback Singer. He can be credited with the bridging of the classical music – film music divide, which had last been achieved with great success by KJ Yesudass.

 

Past Event
Saturday May 15, 2010 5:00 PM

P. Unnikrishnan - Vocal
Embar Kannan - Violin
Arjun Kumar - Mridangam

 

Concert Sound Tracks

No.

Song

Ragam

Talam

Composer

01

Varnam

Behag

Adi

Dr. S. Ramanathan

02

KarunaElagante

Varali

Adi

Thyagaraja

03

Naadaloludai

KalyanaVasantham

Rupakam

Thyagaraja

04

Ethanai naal

Ananda Bhairavi

Adi

Kovai Subri

05

Maamava Jagadeeshwari

Araswathi Manohari

Adi

Swati Thirunal

06

Koluva Maragada

Thodi

Adi

Thyagaraja

07

RTP

Sarasangi, Ranjani,Nilambari, Chandrakouns

Misra Triputa

-

08

Kunidhaado Krishna

Hamsanandi

Adi

Purandaradasa

09

Raara Chinna

Chenjuruti

Adi

Annamacharya

10

Sree Vallabha

Shanmukapriya

Adi

D. Bhaskar

11

Pulli Kalabha

KavadiChindu

Adi

Annamalai Reddiar

12

Thillana

Chandrajyoti

Adi

KS Ragunathan

13

Pavamana

Sourashtra

Adi

Thyagaraja

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