The Karnataka Fine Arts Council, a newly registered body based in Bangalore is hosting a national youth festival of music at Bangalore Gayana Samaj from May 18 to 24.
The fest features young artistes who are making a mark today; from N. J. Nandhini and Vinay Sharva to Sriranjani Santhanagopalan and Priyanka Prakash.
There are to be two concerts daily, 5 p.m. onwards.
There are to be 14 concerts and the 'Kalavanta' award will be given to the best performing artiste, to be judged by a panel. Besides a citation and prize money, the winners will also get to perform on the stages of sabha members of this Council.
18 May 2014
5pm - Aishwarya Vidya Raghunathan(vocal), Aditi Krishnaprasad(violin), Akshay Anand(mridanga)
6.45pm - Kartik Narayanan(vocal), Dilip KJ(violin), K H Vineet(mridanga)
19 May 2014
5pm - Apoorva Krishna (violin solo), NC Bharadwaj(mridanga)
6.45pm - NJ Nandini(vocal), R Ragul(violin), Sumesh Narayanan (mridanga)
20 May 2014
5pm - Vivek Sadashivam(voal), MP Aditya(violin), Trichy Aravind(mridanga)
6.45pm Sriranjani Santhanagopalan(vocal), M Rajeev(violin), Arjun Ganesh(mridanga)
21 May 2014
5pm – MB Ramya and Ambarish Amaravadi(veena duet), Anoor Vinod Shyam(mridanga)
6.45pm – Vinay Sharva(vocal), Mysore N Kartik(violin), B S Prashanth(mridanga)
22 May 2014
5pm – Heramba & Hemantha(Flute duet), Dinesh Kumar(violin), Sunil Subramanyam(mridanga)
6.45pm – Sharaddha Mohan(vocal), Sindhu Suchetan(violin), Kishore(mridanga)
23 May 2014
5pm – R Ashwathnarayanan(vocal), Vittal Rangan(violin), Akshay Ram(mridanga)
6.45pm – Manda Sruti Ravali(vocal), HM Smitha(violin), V S Raghavan(mridanga)
24 May 2014
5pm - Soumya Sridhar(vocal), Sangeetha(violin), Adamya Ramanand(mridanga)
6.45pm – Priyanka Prakash(vocal), Papu Gnanadev(violin), L Subramanyam(mridanga)