Parivadini, the classical music promoter that Laitharam Ramachandran runs from Chennai has long been promoting nadaswaram and tavil music with concerts of the greats, talent search efforts to tap the young and contests too.
Different innovations are being tried out by several Carnatic musicians. These include thematic concerts, lecture-demonstrations, exclusive RTP concerts and introduction of new compositions.
Seetha Rajan, a Chennai-based senior Carnatic musician and guru has recently begun in this city what she calls 'musical exploration series’.
Chennai-based Sri Parthasarathy Swami Sabha, keen to provide the next generation of classical music artistes an opportunity to exhibit their talent is currently hosting YUVA SANGEET SAMMELAN 2019 in Chennai.
The annual Balamurali Nada Mahotsav which celebrates Carnatic music maestro Dr. M. Balamuralikrishna at his 89th birth anniversary will be held on July 12 at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore, Chennai.