October 30, 2022

Madrasana Festival 2022 - Dec. 23 - 27, 2022

Madrasana's music festival will be held between December 23 to 27, 2022.

The concerts will be held at Ms. Subbulakshmi Arangam, a unique auditorium built with great acoustic sensibilities and with a seating capacity that gives a sense of intimacy as well. This is inside the Asian College of Journalism in Taramani, Chennai.

There are 14 concerts in all, 3 concerts every day except the last day. The timing of the concerts are 10 AM, 2:30 PM and 6:00 PM. 

The season passes will open on Nov 4, 2022 and the individual concert passes on Nov 11, 2022. 

The website https://madrasana.com/ has more details.


October 29, 2022

Charsur Arts Foundation December Music Festival - Dec. 15 - 31, 2022

'Om Namah Shivaya' is the theme for this year's music festival at Charsur. The concert series from Dec. 15 - 31, 2022 will have two concerts each day - one at 4.15 p.m. and another at 6.30 p.m. Leading artistes and up-and-coming artistes will present concerts in this series.

Venue: Sri Ramanujar Millennium Hall, 5 D’Silva Road, Mylapore, Chennai 600004

Charsur also plans to live stream the concerts. 

The concerts are ticketed. 

After the festival, the concerts will be available on OTT for subscribers.

Details here: https://www.charsurartsfoundation.org/#/december-season-music-festival/

Schedule: (Click on the image to view a bigger picture)

The Music Academy Annual Concerts 2022 - Dec 15, 2022 to Jan. 1, 2023

The Music Academy's annual conference and concerts begin on Dec. 15, 2022 and close with a Sadas on Jan. 1, 2023

Venue: TTK Auditorium, Music Academy, Chennai 14

The concerts at 4.00 p.m. and 6.45 p.m are ticketed.

The season tickets for the concerts will be sold in the first week of December 2022. Watch out for dates.

The schedule:

Bharat Sangeet Utsav 2022 - Nov. 9 to 25, 2022

As in the past, Bharat Sangeet Utsav, organised by Carnatica and Sri Parthasarathy Swami Sabha opens the music season in Chennai. This year the series of music concerts based on various interesting themes is hosted from Nov. 9 to 15, 2022.

Venue: Narada Gana Sabha Main Hall, TTK Road, Alwarpet, Chennai - 18

Concerts are ticketed. For donor passes and season tickets, visit https://mdnd.in/seasontickets/28

The schedule: 

Kartik Fine Arts Awards for 2022

Kartik Fine Arts announces the following titles and awards foe 22 to be presented at its 48th annual Art Festival 2022 in December:

'Isai Peroli' – K. Bharat Sundar, vocalist

'Nadanamamani' –  Aishwarya Ananth Karthik

‘Nritya Peroli’ –  Chitra Visweswaran

'Tamil Isai Vendhar' –  R. K. Shriramkumar,  violinist

'Isai Chudar’  – V. Deepika & V. Nandhika, vocalists

'Natya Chudar'   –  Bhavya Kumaran

Kartik Rajagopal Endowment Award for the best cultural organiser –   N. Sekar, secretary, Rasika Ranjana Sabha, Tiruchirapalli.

‘Nadha Swaroopam’ award –  Rajkumar Bharathi

D. K. Pattammal Award of Excellence – Abishek Ravishankar, vocalist