The Music Academy, Chennai has organised music competitions on Sept. 28 and 29. The application forms and other details are available on the Academy's website.
One of the most celebrated but low-profile dancers who made a name at Kalakshetra, C. K. Balagopalan passed away on Saturday, August 24 in Chennai.
Competitions on Tamil hymns such as Thiruppugazh, Thevaram, Divyaprabhandham and Kandhar Anubhuthi for school students will be held in memory of the late T.V. Sundaravalli, Carnatic music exponent, well-known for her propagation of Thiruppugazh.
The Executive Committee of the Music Academy on July 21 unanimously decided on the Sangita Kalanidhi and other awards that is decorates artistes with at the end of its annual Conference and Concerts of 2019.