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Indira Nagar Sangeetha Sabha Bangalore hosts 4th Intl Conference on Music and Dance, Concerts

ISSIndiranagar Sangeetha Sabha in Bengaluru is hosting its 4th International Conference on Music and Dance 2017 & Thirteenth Annual Music and Dance Festival 2017.

The Conference & the Festival will be inaugurated on 24th June 2017, Saturday, 10.30am.

Her Highness Dr Pramodadevi Wadiyar, Rajamata of Mysuru is the
Chief Guest and will confer the Purandara Award 2017

Yaduveera Krishnadatta Chamaraja Wadiyar and Trishika Kumari Wadiyar will be Special Guests of Honour and confer the Yuva Purandara Awards 2017

Dr K. Radhakrishnan former chairman, ISRO and Secretary, Department of Space, Govt of India has agreed to be the Guest of honour
and present the Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Awards of Excellence 2017

Purandara Award 2017 will be conferred on Dr Padma Subrahmanyam and Yuva Purandara Awards 2017 will be presented to Ramakrishnan Murthy and on M B Hariharan & S Ashok (Bangalore Brothers)

ICMD 2017 keynote lecture will be delivered by Prof Marehalli G Prasad, Stevens Institute of Technology, NJ, USA

Here is the schedule:

24 June 2017, Saturday

9.00 AM : Mangala Vadya & Registration
SP Palanivel and Prabhavathi Palanivel (Nadaswaram Duet), R Rajkumar (Thavil)
BR Venkatesh (Thavil), Sri Ravi (Thalam)

10.30 AM: Inaugural Session, Purandara Awards & Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Award distribution and Key Note Lecture 

Conference Key Note Lecture
Title : Emotional and Spiritual Worlds through Carnatic Musical Forms
Speaker : Prof Marehalli G Prasad
Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ, USA

Evening Programmes:

5.00 PM
Evolution of Indian Classical Music (Part I)
- Musical presentation by the School of Performing Arts, lndiranagar Sangeetha Sabha, Bangalore

6.30 PM
Purandara Bhakti
A Special Bharata Nrityam recital by Dr Padma Subrahmanyam

25 June 2017, Sunday

9.00 AM - 11.00 AM: Session I
Session Chairman : Prof Marehalli G Prasad. Session Coordinator : BN Govinda Prasad

Talk-I
Title: Introducing Harmony in Bharatanatyam Orchestral Music
Speakers : Uma Naresh, Musician and Musicologist and Shadrach Solomon, Music Director

Title: Perceptual Impact of Mridangam and Tap Dance Through Motion, Acoustics and Rhythmic Analysis
Authors : Prof Robert M Harari*, Prof R Chandramouli*, Andrew
                J Nemr+ and Prof Marehalli G Prasad*
                *Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ, USA
         Tap Legacy Foundation, New York, USA

11.30 AM -1.30 PM : Session II
Session Chairman: Prof K Kumar, Indian Institute of Management, Bengaluru

11.30 AM -12.30 PM : Panel Discussion I
Title: Balancing a Professional Career and Music
Panelists: Prof Srivardhini Jha : Moderator, IIM, Bangalore; H K Venkatram, Ramya Mohan, G Guruprasanna

12.30 PM -1.30 PM : Lecture Demonstration
Topic: Nuances of Western Vocal Harmony
          Bangalore Men - Conducted by Mr Jones Olsson, Sweden

Evening Programmes:
5.00 PM - Evolution of Indian Classical Music (Part II)
        - Musical presentation by the School of Performing Arts, lndiranagar Sangeetha Sabha, Bangalore

6.15 PM - KCK Raja Memorial Concert - Ramakrishnan Murthy (Vocal), R K Shriramkumar(Violin),
Sri K Arunprakash (Mrudangam), G Guruprasanna (Kanjira)

26 June 2017, Monday

9.00 AM -11.00 AM : Session Ill
Session Chairman : Dr R V Raghavendra, Ananya   Session Coordinator : Shri Venkatasubramanyam

Talk-II
Title : Harmony in Indian Classical Music
Speaker : Sri Praveen D Rao, Music Director, Bangalore

Invited Talk-Ill
Title : Raga a Universal Medium
Speaker : Dr Prakash Sontakike / Grammy Award Winner, Composer, Visionary lnnovator

11.00 AM -1.30 PM : Session IV

Session Chairman : Dr N Raghu, Assistant Director, AIR, Bangalore   Session Coordinator : Smt Indira Prasad

Invited Talk - IV
Title  : Computer Generated Music
Speaker : Prof Shayan Srinivasa Garani, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Panel Discussion II
Title: Harmony and Melody in Indian Music
Panelists : Sri Vinay Sharva, Vishak Ramprasad, Charan Rao

Evening Programmes:

5.00 PM - Evolution of Indian Classical Music (Concluding Part)
-Musical presentation by the School of Performing Arts, lndiranagar Sangeetha Sabha, Bangalore
6.15 PM - BSM Star Strings - Harmony from the Grass Roots
         Led by Ms Alice Catherine, Yeadell, UK
7.15 PM - Fusion of Indian Classical, Jazz & World Music By Moon Arra
                 M R Jagadeesh, Madhuri Jagadeesh, Prakash Sontakike and Karthik Mani

27 June 2017, Tuesday

9.00 AM -11.00 AM : Session V
Session Chairman :  K Varadarangan  Session Coordinator : Venkatakrishna

Invited Talk-V
Title: Advanced Music Production Tool for Recording and Analysis
Speaker : Prof Robert M Harari and Prof Marehalli G Prasad, Stevens Institute of Technology,
                Hoboken, NJ, USA

Paper Presentation:
Title: Harmonic and Melodic World Music
Author : Dr Jayanta Kumar Das, Bangalore

Title : Evolution of Music in Indian Forms - with Special Reference to Bharatanatyam
Author: : Radhika Muthukrishnan, Chennai

11.30 AM -1.30 PM - Session VI

Session Chairperson :  TS Satyavathi   Session Coordinator : Seetha Balasubramaniam

Tile: The Influence of World Music in Worldwide Popularity of Hindustani Classical Music
Author: Vijal Patel, Mumbai

Title: Influence of Other Genres of Music on Indian Classical Music
Author: Shruti Jauhari, Chennai

Title: Raga-Rasa : A Phenomenological Understanding of Raga(s)
Author: Thanmayee Krishnamurthy, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, USA

Evening Programmes:

5.00 PM - Shruti Jauhari (Hindustani Vocal), Ankesh Anand (Piano), Shibhashish Deb (Tabla)

6.45 PM  - Percussion Ensemble  > Sukanya Ramgopal (Ghatam Tharang & Konnakol), Ranjani Venkatesh (Mrudangam), Bhagyalakshmi M Krishna (Morsing), Vijetha Hegde (Tabla), Sumana Chandrasekhar (Wooden Spoons)

28 June 2017, Wednesday

9.00 AM -10.30 AM  : Session VII
Session Chairman : S Sankar  Session Coordinator : Nagamani Venkatakrishna

Paper Presentation
Title: Study of a few Apoorva Ragas of Sri Muthuswamy Dikshitar
Authors: Janaki Garimella/ Dr Hamsini Nagendra, Bangalore.

Title: A Masterpiece of Dikshitkar's Ragamalikas - Sri Viswanatham Bhajeham
Author:  RNS Saileswari, Tirupati

Title: The Legacy of the Nottusvara-s Diksitar and Beyond
Authors: Naresh Keerthi/ M B Rajani, Bangalore

11.00 AM -12.30 PM : Session VIII

Session Chairperson : Shruti Jauhari  Session Coordinator : Neeradya Acharya

Title: Ritigaula of Nilopalamba Kristis: A Comparative Study of Modern Renditions with the Raga Lakhsana in Sangitasampradaya - Pradarsini   Author: Arati Rao, Bangalore

Title: Musical Forms of Hindustani Music: with Special Reference to Classical Vocal Forms
Author: Sangeeta Bapat, Mumbai

Title: Music Improvisation in India and Arabia
Author: Uma Kumar, Bangalore

2.45 PM - 1.30 PM : Concluding Session
Session Chairman : Dr R Balasubramaniam
Members: Prof MG Prasad, N Raghu, Shri K Venkarasubramaniam

Evening Programmes:

5.00 PM - A Unique Musical Ensemble on Pancha Thatva - Conceived and executed by Anasuya Kulkarni and Vidwan B N Ramesh
Dr H S Anasuya Kulkarni (Angklung), Tapasya B Singh and Jahnavi B Singh (Angklung), Neha Niranjan and Nidhi Niranjan (Angklung), Yashasvi S (Violin), B N Ramesh (Mridanga), Sai Tejas (Tabla), Gururaj (Morching), AV Kashinath (Khanjara), R Sathyakumar (Ghata)

6.15 PM - Vocal duet Concert - By M B Hariharan & S Ashok (Bangalore Brothers),
TKV Ramanujacharyalu (Violin), HS Sudhindra (Mrudangam), Giridhar Udupa (Ghatam)

 


 

  • To Take part in the conference register at http://www.isangeethasabha.in/ and obtain Delegate Pass & Delegate Kit.
  • Delegate Pass entitles to attend the Conference & Concerts and needs to be shown at the entrance each time.

Address: Indiranagar Sangeetha Sabha (Regd: Trust), Purandra Bhavana, 8th Main Road, HAL Second Stage, Bangalore - 560 008, Ph: 080 41722215, email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.