Mudhra award of excellence

YEAR   MUDHRA AWARD
1998 Sri.K.S.Mahadevan,
(Senior Art Critic)
1999 Sri.T.R.Subramaniam
(Musician, Musicologist, Composer & Teacher)
2000 Smt. Sulochana Pattabhiraman
( Music Critic, Musician, Composer & Teacher)
2001 Smt. Vidhya Shankar
(Musician Musicologist, Author & Teacher)
2002 Sri. S. Rajam
(Musician, Artist, Musicologist & Teacher)
2003 Dr. (Mrs.) Y.G.Parthasarathy
(Educationist & Cultural Activist)
2004 Shri. T.V.Gopalakrishnan
(Vocalist, Mridangist, Composer & Teacher)
2005 Sri. T.K. Govinda Rao
(Musician, Author, Teacher & Composer)
2006 Smt. Vani Jairam
(Veteran Devotional & Play Back Singer, Artist, Lyricist & Composer)
2007 Dr. Padma Subrahmanyam
(Outstanding Dancer, Researcher, Choreographer & Teacher)
2008 Madurai Shri T.N. Seshagopalan
(outstanding musician, teacher, composer & harikatha exponent)
2009 Prof. Trichy Sankaran(Outstanding Mridangam Exponent, Composer, Academician and Cultural Ambassador)
2010 Dr.Nedanuri Krishnamurthy(Veteran Musician, Scholar, Composer and Teacher)
2011 Shri.V.P.Dhananjayan and Smt. Shanta Dhananjayan (Outstanding Dancer, Choreographer & Teacher)
2012 Shri.P.S.Narayanswamy (Outstanding Musician, Guru & Composer)
2013 Umayalpuram Shri.K.Sivaraman ( Outstanding Mridangam Exponent, Guru)