Music

Kerala's music fest in unique setting

One of the Kerala's unique classical music festivals unfolds at a heritage site in Thiruvananthapuram, its captital on Jan.4.
Some of the region's best known Carnatic music greats perform in a unique setting for the Swathi Sangeethotsavam at the vintage Kuthiramalika Palace, East Fort.

Here is the schedule

January 4, Saturday

Amrutha Venkatesh – Vocal
Rajeev Mukundan – Violin
S.J.Arjun Ganesh - Mridangam
S.Karthick – Ghatam
Payyanur Sri Govindaprasad – Morsing

January 5, Sunday

Prince Sri Rama Varma – Vocal
Avaneeswaram Sri S.R.Vinu - Violin
B.Harikumar - Mridangam
S.Karthick - Ghatam
Payyanur Sri Govindaprasad - Morsing

January 6, Monday

Carnatica Brothers K.N.Shashikiran and Sri Ganesh – Vocal Duet
S.R.Mahadev Sarma - Violin
Mulankadakam Sri Ramji – Mridangam
Udipi Sri Sridhar – Ghatam
Tirunakkara Sri Rethish – Morsing

January 7, Tuesday

H.Ratnaprabha – Vocal
S.R.Rajashree – Violin
G.Babu - Mridangam
Adichanaloor Sri Anilkumar - Ghatam
Tirunakkara Sri Rethish – Morsing

January 8, Wednesday

Amith Nadig – Flute
Avaneeswaram Sri S.R.Vinu – Violin
Chengalam Sri Sinesh – Mridangam
Trivandrum Sri Rajesh – Ghatam
Paravur Sri Gopakumar – Morsing


January 9, Thursday

O.S.Arun – Vocal
Sri S.R.Mahadev Sarma – Violin
Nanjil Sri Arul – Mridangam
Manjoor Sri Unnikrishnan – Ghatam

January 10, Friday

Saketharaman - Vocal
Trivandrum Sri Sampath – Violin
N.C.Bharadwaj – Mridangam
Vazhapally Sri Krishnakumar – Ghatam


January 11, Saturday

Sri Vishnudev Namboodri – Vocal
Trivandrum Sri Sampath – Violin
Palghat Sri Mahesh Kumar – Mridangam
Perukavu Sri Sudheer – Ghatam


January 12, Sunday

Amritha Murali – Vocal
Hemalatha – Violin
Bombay Sri Ganesh – Mridangam
Velatanjoor Sri Sreejith – Ghatam
Bhagyalakshmi M.Krishna - Morsing

January 13, Monday

T.V.Gopalakrishnan – Vocal
S.Varadarajan – Violin
B.Vijay Natesan – Mridangam
V.Suresh - Ghatam

January 14, Tuesday

Sanjay Subrahmanyan – Vocal
S.Varadarajan – Violin
Neyveli Sri Venkatesh – Mridangam
Anirudh Athreya – Kanjira

On January 19, Sunday, there is to be an informal music concert at Levy Hall, next to Kutiramalika Palace, East Fort , Trivandrum. The artistes -
Prince Sri Rama Varma – Vocal
Avaneeswaram Sri S.R.Vinu - Violin
B.Harikumar - Mridangam
S.Karthick - Ghatam
Payyanur Sri Govindaprasad - Morsing