November 12, 2011

Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan Sangeet Natya Utsav

Among the early starters of the 'season' Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan tops the list hosting the concerts right in the heart of Mylapore. The concerts are open to all, but you need to be early to get a seat inside the auditorium.

The Utsav starts from Nov. 20, 2011
The schedule is given below. Only the main artistes names are given. Please look up to the dailies for details of the concerts.

Nov. 20, 2011 - Sunday
4.00 p.m. - Seshampatti Sivalingam (Nadaswaram)
6.00 p.m. - Inauguration
6.45 p.m. - Nithyasree Mahadevan (Vocal)
Nov. 21, 2011- Monday
4.30 p.m. - Mambalam Sisters (Vocal)
6.30 p.m. - Kadri Gopalnath (Saxaphone)

Nov. 22, 2011 - Tuesday
4.30 p.m. - Nisha P. Rajagopal (Vocal)
6.30 p.m. - Priya Sisters (Vocal)
Nov. 23, 2011 - Wednesday
10.00 a.m. - Sai bhajan
4.30 p.m. - Bhushany Kalyanaraman (Vocal)
6.30 p.m. - O.S. Arun (Vocal)
Nov. 24, 2011 - Thursday
4.30 p.m. - Lakshmi Rangarajan (Vocal)
6.30 p.m. - S. Sowmya (Vocal)
Nov. 25, 2011 - Friday
4.30 p.m. - Gayathri Girish (Vocal)
6.30 p.m. - Ranjani & Gayatri (Vocal)

Nov. 26, 2011 - Saturday
4.30 p.m. - Dr. Sirkzhi Siva Chidambaram (Vocal)
6.30 p.m. - Malladi Brothers (Vocal)

Nov. 27, 2011 - Sunday
10.00 a.m. - Ramjhi's Isai Mazhalai Group (Vocal)
4.30 p.m. - B. Kannan (Veena)
6.30 p.m. - Sudha Ragunathan (Vocal)

Nov. 28, 2011 - Monday
4.30 p.m. - Dr. M. Narmada (Violin)
6.30 p.m. - O.S. Thyagarajan (Vocal)

Nov. 29, 2011 - Tuesday
10.30 a.m. - Melattur Mali & troupe (Bhagavatha Mela)
4.30 p.m. - Prema Rangarajan (Vocal)
6.30 p.m. - T.V. Gopalakrishnan (Vocal)

Nov. 30, 2011 - Wednesday
10.30 a.m. - Tukkaram Ganapathy Maharaj (Namasankeerthanam)
4.30 p.m. - Vasundhara Rajagopal (Vocal)
6.30 p.m. - N. Vijay Siva (Vocal)

Dec. 1, 2011 - Thursday
10.30 a.m. - Subbu Arumugam (Villu Pattu)
4.30 p.m. - Geetha Rajasekhar (Vocal)
6.30 p.m. - Gayathri Venkataraghavan (Vocal)

Dec. 2, 2011 - Friday
10.30 a.m. - B. Suchithta (Harikatha)
4.30 p.m. - Shankari Krishnan (Vocal)
At Mini Hall - 4.30 p.m. - K.P. Nandini (Vocal)
At Mini Hall - 6.00 p.m. - Cuddalore Janani (Vocal)
6.30 p.m. - Sikkil C. Gurucharan (Vocal)
At Mini Hall - 7.30 p.m. - Kuldeep Pai (Vocal)
Dec. 3, 2011 - Saturday
10.30 a.m. - Sukhi Sivam (Discourse)
4.30 p.m. - Chinmaya Sisters - Uma & Radhika (Vocal)
At Mini Hall - 4.30 p.m. - Kanaka Durga Venkatesh (Vocal)
At Mini Hall - 6.00 p.m. - Niranjana Srinivasan (Vocal)
6.30 p.m. - Ganesh - Kumaresh (Violin)
At Mini Hall -7.30 p.m. - Dr. N.S. Lakshmy (Vocal)
Dec. 4, 2011 - Sunday
10.30 a.m. - Ghatam Karthick's 'Heartbeat' Ensemble (Ghatam)
At Mini Hall - 10.00 a.m. - B. Srikrishnan (Veena)
4.30 p.m. - Geetha Krishnamurthy (Veena)
At Mini Hall - 4.30 p.m. - Varalakshmi Anandkumar (Vocal)
At Mini Hall - 6.00 p.m. - Shreya Devnath (Violin)
6.30 p.m. - Vijayalakshmy Subramaniam (Vocal)
At Mini Hall - 7.30 p.m. - Aruna Ranganathan (Vocal)
Dec. 5, 2011 - Monday
10.30 a.m. - Dr. Sudha Seshayan (Discourse)
4.30 p.m. - Sangeetha Sivakumar (Vocal)
At Mini Hall - 4.30 p.m. - Kalaimagan (Vocal)
At Mini Hall - 6.00 p.m. - N. Harish (Vocal)
6.30 p.m. - Thrichur V. Ramachandran (Vocal)
At Mini Hall - 7.30 p.m. - K. Sathyanarayanan (Keyboard)
Dec. 6, 2011 - Tuesday
10.30 a.m. - M.V. Anantha Padmanabhachariar (Discourse)
4.30 p.m. - Rajesh Vaidya (Veena)
At Mini Hall - 4.30 p.m. - K. Mahathi (Vocal)
At Mini Hall - 6.00 p.m. - H.S. Prasanth (Vocal)
6.30 p.m. - Neyveli R. Santhanagopalan (Vocal)
At Mini Hall - 7.30 p.m. - S.R. Mytreyi (Vocal)

Dec. 7, 2011 - Wednesday
10.30 a.m. - Velukudi Krishnan (Discourse)
4.30 p.m. - P.V. Parameswaran (Vocal)
At Mini Hall - 4.30 p.m. - K.J. Dileep (Violin)
At Mini Hall - 6.00 p.m. - Akshay Padmanabhan (Vocal)
6.30 p.m. - T.V. Sankaranarayanan (Vocal)
At Mini Hall - 7.30 p.m. - Nadhamuni Gayathri (Vocal)

Dec. 8, 2011 - Thursday
10.30 a.m. - Kidambi Narayanan (Discourse)
4.30 p.m. - T.V. Ramprasadh (Vocal)
At Mini Hall - 4.30 p.m. - K. Subhiksha (Vocal)
At Mini Hall - 6.00 p.m. - Poornima Krishnan (Vocal)
6.30 p.m. - 6.30 p.m. - Madurai T.N. Seshagopalan (Vocal)
At Mini Hall - 7.30 p.m. - T.V.K. Vikasa Ramdas - Mandolin

Dec. 9, 2011 - Friday
10.30 a.m. - Goda Venkateswara Sastri - Discourse
At Mini Hall - 4.30 p.m. - Iyer Sisters - Srividya & Sudha (Vocal)
5.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. - Geetha Sundaresan (Vocal)
At Mini Hall - 6.00 p.m. - Jaishree Vaidyanathan (Vocal)
6.30 p.m. - Nandini Muthuswamy (UK) and party - Jugalbandhi
At Mini Hall - 7.30 p.m. - V. Sankaranarayanan (Vocal)

Dec. 10, 2011 - Saturday
10.30 a.m. - Nagai Mukundan - Discourse
At Mini Hall - 4.30 p.m. -Pallavi Prasanna Madhyastha (Vocal)
5.00 p.m. - V. Deepika (Vocal)
At Mini Hall - 6.00 p.m. - Chaitrra Sairam (Vocal)
6.30 p.m. - Hyderabad Brothers D.Seshachari & D. Raghavachari (Vocal)
At Mini Hall -7.30 p.m. - Rithvik Raja (Vocal)

Dec. 11, 2011 - Sunday
10.30 a.m. - Anitha Guha & troupe - Parishvanga Pattabhishekam - Dance drama
At Mini Hall -4.30 p.m. - Arundhathi Krishnan (Vocal)
5.00 p.m. - R. Prasanna (Guitar)
At Mini Hall -6.00 p.m. - Amritha Sankaranarayanan (Vocal)
7.00 p.m. - Pantula Rama (Vocal)
At Mini Hall - 7.30 p.m. - Vidya Kalyanaraman (Vocal)

Dec. 12, 2011 - Monday
10.30 a.m.- Damodara Dikshitar - Discourse
At Mini Hall -4.30 p.m. - G. Ramanathan (Saxophone)
5.00 p.m. -Karthik Raju (Vocal)
At Mini Hall -6.00 p.m. - M. ragini Sri (Vocal)
6.15 p.m. - Sailaja & troupe (Kuchipudi)
7.30 p.m. - Parvathi Ravi Ghantasala (Bharathanatyam)
At Mini Hall -7.30 p.m. - Savita Sriram (Vocal)

Dec. 13, 2011 - Tuesday
10.30 a.m. - Rajeswari Sainath & troupe - Bharathanatyam based on Abhangs
At Mini Hall -4.30 p.m. - Keerthana Vaidyanathan
5.15 p.m. - Pallavi Krishnan (Mohiniattam)
At Mini Hall -6.00 p.m. - Sriranjani Santhanagopalan (Vocal)
6.15 p.m. - Divya Kasturi (Kathak)
7.30 p .m. - Chitra Visweswaran & troupe (Bharathanatyam)
At Mini Hall -7.30 p.m. - Smitha Madhav (Vocal)

Dec. 14, 2011 - Wednesday
10.30 a.m. - Jayanthi Subramaniam & troupe (Bharathanatyam)
At Mini Hall -4.30 p.m. - Uma Money (Vocal)
5.00 p.m. - Ayona Bhaduri (Odissi)
At Mini Hall -6.00 p.m. - Geetha Bennett (Veena)
6.15 p.m. - Sadanam K. Harikumar & troupe (Kathakali)
7.30 p.m. - Revathi Ramachandran & Troupe (Bharathanatyam)
At Mini Hall -7.30 p.m. - Vidya Srinivasan (Vocal)

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