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Concerts by the young, awards for seniors

Concerts by the young, awards for seniorsAnanya GML Cultural Academy hosted the Sangati youth music festival in May 2010 with concerts held daily at the Ananya auditorium in Bangalore..

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Renowned percussionist H. S. Sudhindra will inaugurated the Sangati which was supported by. Sri Thyagarajagana Sabha Trust, BTM Cultural Academy and Sri Rama Lalitha Kala Mandira..

The valedictory function of Sangati and presentation of Ananya awards was held on May 16 at Sevasadana Auditorium in Malleswaram, Bangalore.

The 15th Ananya Puraskara award was conferred on Vidwan R. Parthasarathy, a renowned Nagaswara vidwan, the Ananya Shastra Kausthuba award meant for senior musicologists was given to Vidwan Padma Gurudatt, a well known exponent of lakshya and lakshana aspects of Carnatic classical music.

Vidwan Maruthi Prasad is an upcoming Carnatic musician and he was given this year’s Ananya Yuvapuraskara.

The photos of the twin events were contributed by Ananya 'a Dr. R. V. Raghavendra.