March 13, 2019

Season 2019: Schedules done in March!

The 'season' arrives early!
The scheduled of concerts for the senior slots and the morning veteran slots of The Music Academy Madras are already out. This is even before the announcement of 'Sangita Kalnidhi' award for the year.
Here is the link to the concerts 2019:

The groups of rasikas on Social Media are already analysing the schedule and coming up with the details of promotion to senior slots, who is in and who is out.
The pressure is on with the sabhas to decide on their dates.
Though the dates of the 'Academy' are constant through the years that the festival starts on Dec. 15 and concludes with the sadas on Jan, 1 every year, this early announcement will help people travelling to the city to catch their favourite artistes at the 'academy'.

January 01, 2019

See you all in Season 2019

It was a tightly packed 'season' from November till the end of December 2018. However, music and music festivals are not just limited to any 'Music season' in Chennai. What follows is a dance festival in January and Nadaswaram music festival from mid-Jan.
February - March is Sivaratri music festivals followed by concerts after Panguni Brahmotsavam in the famed Sri Kapaleeswarar temple in Mylapore. And in April, Sri Ramanavami and Tamil New Year concerts will be conducted. Before it is Aadi music festivals, there are monthly concerts in sabhas and then the season catches up again from September onwards.

Come again here to see more coverage of music and festivals by September October. Till then, there are a few other websites that publish information about concerts throughout the year.

You could plan your visit to Chennai by following the calendar on Nadalokam and enjoy the music in various towns and cities in Chennai.

See you all again in yet another music season in 2019!