22nd Anniversary Celebrations

We are excited to announce YACM's annual anniversary celebrations. Each year, we celebrate the dedication and commitment of the younger generation to doing continuous work in promoting Carnatic music amongst the youth. This year, we are holding our celebrations at Srinivasa Shastri Hall, Luz from August 15th through August 19th. Please join us for the various concerts, discussions and more. And don't miss the daily Dhwani newsletters, specially printed for the anniversary celebrations.

Day I

Wednesday, August 15th, 2007

5:00 PM Mangala Isai: Adyar J. Venkatesan, Adyar J. Balasubramanian & Party
6:00 PM Inauguration by:
'Sangita Kalanidi' 'Padmashri' Sri M.S. Gopalakrishnan
Chief Guest: Sri N. Murali
(Managing Director, The Hindu & President, The Music Academy)
6:30 PM Sri Prasanna Venkatraman - Vocal
Kum. Amritha Murali - Violin
Sri A.M. Harinarayanan - Mridangam
Sri N.H.P. Raja Rajan - Ghatam

Day II

Thursday, August 16th, 2007

6:30 PM Trichy Sri Pradeep Kumar - Vocal
Sri B. Ananthakrishnan - Violin
Sri A.V. Manikandan - Mridangam
Sri Anirudh Athreya - Kanjira


Friday, August 17th, 2007

6:30 PM Sri K. Bharat Sundar - Vocal
Parur Sri M.S. Ananthakrishnan - Violin
Delhi Sri Sairam - Mridangam
Sri H. Prasanna - Ghatam

Day IV

Saturday, August 18th, 2007

10:00 AM Keeping the Composers Bhavam Intact
Lecture-Demonstration by:
Sri N. Vijay Siva - Vocal
Sri S. Karthick - Violin
Sri K.S. Ramana - Mridangam
6:30 PM Kum. Aishwarya Vidya Raghunath - Vocal
Sri Arunachala Karthick - Violin
Sri R. Hemanth - Mridangam
Sri Chandrashekar Sharma - Ghatam

Day V

Sunday, August 19th, 2007

10:00 AM Present and Future of Carnatic Music
Panel Discussion by:
Sri P.S. Narayanaswamy
Smt. Suguna Varadachari
Palghat Sri T.R. Rajaram
Guruvayoor Sri Dorai
Sri R. Krishnaswamy
Smt. Gowri Ramnarayan
6:00 PM Valedictory by:
Chief Guest: Prof. T.V. Gopalakrishnan
Guest of Honor: Smt. Jayalakshmi Santhanam
6:30 PM Sri M.R. Subramanian - Vocal
Sri L. Ramakrishnan - Violin
Sri M.R. Shrikrishna- Mridangam
Sri Harihara Sharma - Kanjira