Kalavathi Avadhoot to perform at Ganabharathi

A vocal concert by vidushi Kalavathi Avadhoot has been organized on December 28 at Ganabharathi Veene Seshanna Bhavana at 6 pm. She will be accompanied by vidwan C N Tyagarajan on violin, vidwan G S Ramanujan on mridanga and vidwan V S Ramesh on Ghata.

The concert is open to all. The programme is sponsored by Sreenivasa Desiraju in memory of his parents Manikyam and Lakshmana Rao.

Profile: Kalavathi Avadhoot, daughter of vidwan Bangalore K Venkataram and vidushi G R Jaya, has a natural bond with music since her childhood. She has won Innumerable prizes in music competitions and a Gold Medal in M Music. She was under the tutelage of vidushi Ushachar and  vidwan Anoor Ramakrishna for some time. Later, she took advanced musical education from vidushi Seethalakshmi Venkateshan and P S Narayanaswamy of Chennai.

She has performed at many prestigious sabhas both in India and abroad winning accolades. She has been honoured with ‘anakashree’ , ‘Sathyashree’ and many other titles. Kalavathi has many  CDs to her credit in addition to lending her voice to movies like ‘Madhwacharya’, ‘Ramanujacharya’ and ‘Bhagavadgitha’.

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