17th Fine Arts Festival - 2011
Mudhra's 17th Fine Arts Festival began on 9th December 2011 and concluded successfully on 8th January2012. The fest which spanned 31 days had a variety fare of events and apart from vocal and instrumental concerts by eminent artists. The grand finale on 8th January was a four hour concert by Madurai T.N.Seshagopalan
 
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Nadaswaram by Sitthukadu T.G.Murugavel - Vadapalani S.Rajaram and Sivanvoyal Rajarathinam –Tavil Mudhras with Dhananjayans V.P.Dhananjayan, Dr.Nalli and Mudhra Bhaskar
Nadaswaram by Sitthukadu T.G.Murugavel - Vadapalani S.Rajaram and Sivanvoyal Rajarathinam –Tavil Mudhras with Dhananjayans V.P.Dhananjayan, Dr.Nalli and Mudhra Bhaskar
     
Mr.Kesava, Mr.Tamil Marai & Dr.Nalli Dignitaries on the stage Amruthavarshini group of IOB
Mr.Kesava, Mr.Tamil Marai & Dr.Nalli Dignitaries on the stage Amruthavarshini group of IOB
     
Sri.V.P.Dhananjayan and Smt. Shanta Dhananjayan
Founder Secretary - Mudhra Bhaskar Mr.Kesava, General Manager of IOB lights the kuthuvilakku and inaugurates
Sri.V.P.Dhananjayan and Smt. Shanta Dhananjayan Founder Secretary - Mudhra Bhaskar Mr.Kesava, General Manager of IOB lights the kuthuvilakku and inaugurates
     
Mr.Kesava honour Sri.Dhananjayan Honouring Smt.Santha Dhananjayan Sri.V.P.Dhananjayan and Smt. Shanta Dhananjayan being awarded the Mudhra Award of Excellence
Mr.Kesava honour Sri.Dhananjayan Honouring Smt.Santha Dhananjayan Sri.V.P.Dhananjayan and Smt. Shanta Dhananjayan being awarded the Mudhra Award of Excellence
     
Dr.Nalli honours Mr.Kesava Mudhra Bhaskar honours Dr.Nalli Mr.Kesava delivers the inaugural address
Dr.Nalli honours Mr.Kesava Mudhra Bhaskar honours Dr.Nalli Mr.Kesava delivers the inaugural address
     
Dr.Padma Subrahmanyam greets Sri.V.P.Dhananjayan Dr.Padma Subrahmanyam Recepient Reply
Dr.Padma Subrahmanyam greets Sri.V.P.Dhananjayan Dr.Padma Subrahmanyam Recepient Reply
     
Kunnakudi M. Balamuralikrishna-Mullaivasal Chandramouli -B.Sivaraman-Dr.S.Karthick Kunnakudi Balamuralikrishna Shantala Subramaniam-Avaneeswaram Vinu -Neyveli Venkatesh-N.Guruprasad
Kunnakudi M. Balamuralikrishna-Mullaivasal Chandramouli -B.Sivaraman-Dr.S.Karthick Kunnakudi Balamuralikrishna Shantala Subramaniam-Avaneeswaram Vinu -Neyveli Venkatesh-N.Guruprasad
     
S.Saketharaman-H.K.Venkatram-Neyveli Skandasubramaniam-Alathur Rajaganesh Madurai T.N.S.Krishna-Vittal Ramamurthy-R.Ramesh-Nerkunam Sankar Dr.Pantula Rama-M.S.N.Murthy-Melakkaveri Balaji-Papanasam Sethuraman
S.Saketharaman-H.K.Venkatram-Neyveli Skandasubramaniam-Alathur Rajaganesh Madurai T.N.S.Krishna-Vittal Ramamurthy-R.Ramesh-Nerkunam Sankar Sruti Sagar – Ragul –N.C.Bharadwaj Dr.Pantula Rama-M.S.N.Murthy-Melakkaveri Balaji-Papanasam Sethuraman
     
Melakkaveri Balaji Dr.Saraswati Vidyardhi-Dr.M.Narmadha -Mudhra Bhaskar -Madipakkam Murali Mudhra Bhaskar
Melakkaveri Balaji Dr.Saraswati Vidyardhi-Dr.M.Narmadha -Mudhra Bhaskar -Madipakkam Murali Mudhra Bhaskar
     
Gayathri Girish Raga Vaibhavam by Dr.Radha Bhaskar, Salem Gayathri, K.P.Nandini, (Vocal), Melakkaveri Thiagajaran(Violin) Ramaiah Vittal (Mridangam) Nanganallur Swaminathan(Ghatam)
Gayathri Girish Raga Vaibhavam by Dr.Radha Bhaskar, Salem Gayathri, K.P.Nandini, (Vocal), Melakkaveri Thiagajaran(Violin) Ramaiah Vittal (Mridangam) Nanganallur Swaminathan(Ghatam)
     
Ramaiah Vittal TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT -Theme: Compositions of GNB - Deekshita Venkataraman – T. Dinesh Kumar – Akshayram TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT-Theme :One Raga One Kriti (Bhairavi)-Prachothan - Kamalakiran Vinjamuri - L.Subramanaiam- Krishna
Ramaiah Vittal TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT -Theme: Compositions of GNB - Deekshita Venkataraman – T. Dinesh Kumar – Akshayram TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT-Theme :One Raga One Kriti (Bhairavi)-Prachothan - Kamalakiran Vinjamuri - L.Subramanaiam- Krishna
     
Young Krishna on the ghatam TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT -Theme : Ragam Tanam Pallavi- Visweswar(flute)- K.Gokul - Guru Bharadwaj TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT -Theme : Lord Rama as Visualised by Thyagaraja - Srirangam Venkatanagarajan – Sruthi Sarathy –
Young Krishna on the ghatam TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT -Theme : Ragam Tanam Pallavi- Visweswar(flute)- K.Gokul - Guru Bharadwaj TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT -Theme : Lord Rama as Visualised by Thyagaraja - Srirangam Venkatanagarajan – Sruthi Sarathy –
     
ALENT PROMOTION CONCERT - Theme: Compositions on Lord Krishna - Roopa Sastry –M.Rajeev -Arjun Raghavan TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT - Theme : Compositions on Devi-Mumbai Silpa- Srinivasamurthy – Thirucheri Koushik Rajagopal Srimathi Brahmanandam and Anuradha Sridhar with Sriram Brahmanandam and B.S.Purushotham
ALENT PROMOTION CONCERT - Theme: Compositions on Lord Krishna - Roopa Sastry –M.Rajeev -Arjun Raghavan TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT - Theme : Compositions on Devi-Mumbai Silpa- Srinivasamurthy – Thirucheri Koushik Rajagopal Srimathi Brahmanandam and Anuradha Sridhar with Sriram Brahmanandam and B.S.Purushotham
     
V.V.Subramaniam - Murari - Guruvayur Dorai - Thirupunithura Radhakrishnan Udayalur Kalyanaraman with Dr.Ganesh Audience
V.V.Subramaniam - Murari - Guruvayur Dorai - Thirupunithura Radhakrishnan Udayalur Kalyanaraman with Dr.Ganesh Audience Swathi Srikrishna –Nagarkoil Anand –Kumbakonam Swaminathan
     
V.P.Dhananjayan's spectacular performance in Arunachalakavi's MANTHARA-KAIKEYI The Dhananjayans' BHARATAKALANJALI Sri.V.P.Dhananjayan and Smt. Shanta Dhananjayan
V.P.Dhananjayan's spectacular performance in Arunachalakavi's MANTHARA-KAIKEYI The Dhananjayans' BHARATAKALANJALI presents POORNA-THRAYEE" (thematic presentations in 3 segments) SWATHI's DASAVATARAM –Arunachalakavi's MANTHARA-KAIKEYI &Balamurali's NRITTA-TARANGAM Sri.V.P.Dhananjayan and Smt. Shanta Dhananjayan
     
S.Sowmya - Embar Kannan - Manoj Siva - Anirudh Athreya S.Sashank (Flute) - B.U.Ganesh Prasad - K.V.Prasad - N.Amrit TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT - Theme : Viruttham & Papanasam Sivan compositions-N.S.Kamatchi – R.Rghul – V.S.Raghavan
S.Sowmya - Embar Kannan - Manoj Siva - Anirudh Athreya S.Sashank (Flute) - B.U.Ganesh Prasad - K.V.Prasad - N.Amrit TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT - Theme : Viruttham & Papanasam Sivan compositions-N.S.Kamatchi – R.Rghul – V.S.Raghavan
     
TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT - Theme : Ragam Tanam Pallavi - Shreya Devnath TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT - Theme: Vahanam - Maalavika – M.Vijay – V.S.Raghavan TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT - Theme : Sanskrit Compositions of Saint Thiagaraja-Vignesh Easwar- Raghul – N.C.Bharadwaj
TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT - Theme : Ragam Tanam Pallavi - Shreya Devnath TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT - Theme: Vahanam - Maalavika – M.Vijay – V.S.Raghavan TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT - Theme : Sanskrit Compositions of Saint Thiagaraja-Vignesh Easwar- Raghul – N.C.Bharadwaj
     
TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT - Theme: Compositions of Shyama Sastri-rividya – Lavanya Raman – Thirucheri Koushik Rajagopal TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT - Theme : Compositions of Neelakanta Sivan-Sandeep Narayanan – S.P.Ananthapadmanabha – Nirmal Narayanan Gayathri Venkataraghavan - Lalgudi Vijayalakshmi - B.Ganapathy Raman - N.Guruprasad
TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT - Theme: Compositions of Shyama Sastri-rividya – Lavanya Raman – Thirucheri Koushik Rajagopal TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT - Theme : Compositions of Neelakanta Sivan-Sandeep Narayanan – S.P.Ananthapadmanabha – Nirmal Narayanan Gayathri Venkataraghavan - Lalgudi Vijayalakshmi - B.Ganapathy Raman - N.Guruprasad
     
TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT - Theme: Compositions of Lalgudi Gopala Iyer and Lalgudi Jayaraman-A.Narayanan – Srinivasamurthy-Pannagaasad TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT - Theme :One Raga One Kriti -Lahari Kochala – Anayampatti Venkatasubramaniam– Thillaisthanam Suriyanarayanan TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT - Theme : Kritis of Muthuswami Dikshitar in Popular Ragas-G.Ravikiran- K.P.Nandini – Tanjore Praveen Kumar
TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT - Theme: Compositions of Lalgudi Gopala Iyer and Lalgudi Jayaraman-A.Narayanan – Srinivasamurthy-Pannagaasad TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT - Theme :One Raga One Kriti -Lahari Kochala – Anayampatti Venkatasubramaniam– Thillaisthanam Suriyanarayanan TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT - Theme : Kritis of Muthuswami Dikshitar in Popular Ragas-G.Ravikiran- K.P.Nandini – Tanjore Praveen Kumar
     
TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT - Theme: Krishna Smarana-Lakshmi Surya Teja TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT - Theme : Rare Kritis of Trinity-Vishnudev Nambudri ' Bhajans by O.S.Arun - Embar Kannan - J.Vaidhyanathan - Srikrishnan - Ganapathy - Kiran & Selvam' - a special lec-dem on the new years day by Dr.Nedanuri Krishnamurthy with Malladi Bros and Sriram Parasuram
TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT - Theme: Krishna Smarana-Lakshmi Surya Teja TALENT PROMOTION CONCERT - Theme : Rare Kritis of Trinity-Vishnudev Nambudri ' Bhajans by O.S.Arun - Embar Kannan - J.Vaidhyanathan - Srikrishnan - Ganapathy - Kiran & Selvam' - a special lec-dem on the new years day by Dr.Nedanuri Krishnamurthy with Malladi Bros and Sriram Parasuram
     
Audience Audience - another section O.S.Thiagarajan - Nagai Muralidharan - Dr.Trichy Sankaran - V.Suresh
Audience Audience - another section O.S.Thiagarajan - Nagai Muralidharan - Dr.Trichy Sankaran - V.Suresh
     
Trichy Sankaran and V.Suresh Nagai Muralidharan T.M.Krishna - Akkarai Subbulakshmi - Arunprakash – Guruprasad
Trichy Sankaran and V.Suresh Nagai Muralidharan T.M.Krishna - Akkarai Subbulakshmi - Arunprakash – Guruprasad
     
Nithyashree Mahadevan - M.A.Krishnaswamy - Skanda Subramaniam - E.M.Subramaniam M.A.Krishnaswamy Music appreciation programme - an interactive session by O.S.Thiagarajan and Dr.Radha Bhaskar
Nithyashree Mahadevan - M.A.Krishnaswamy - Skanda Subramaniam - E.M.Subramaniam M.A.Krishnaswamy Music appreciation programme - an interactive session by O.S.Thiagarajan and Dr.Radha Bhaskar
     
Umayalpuram Sivaraman and Y.Prabhu during Madurai Mani Iyer Centenary Celebrations at mudhra Sikkil Gurucharan - S.Varadarajan - Umayalpuram Sivaraman - E.M.Subramaniam Umayalpuram Sivaraman with E.M.Subramaniam
Umayalpuram Sivaraman and Y.Prabhu during Madurai Mani Iyer Centenary Celebrations at mudhra Sikkil Gurucharan - S.Varadarajan - Umayalpuram Sivaraman - E.M.Subramaniam Umayalpuram Sivaraman with E.M.Subramaniam
     
Sthree Thyagaraja Pancharathnam Sruti 5 – Rendering of Pancharatha Kritis by 60 Women Artists Sthree Thyagaraja Pancharathnam Sruti 5 – Rendering of Pancharatha Kritis by 60 Women Artists Sthree Thyagaraja Pancharathnam Sruti 5 – Rendering of Pancharatha Kritis by 60 Women Artists
Sthree Thyagaraja Pancharathnam Sruti 5 – Rendering of Pancharatha Kritis by 60 Women Artists Sthree Thyagaraja Pancharathnam Sruti 5 – Rendering of Pancharatha Kritis by 60 Women Artists Sthree Thyagaraja Pancharathnam Sruti 5 – Rendering of Pancharatha Kritis by 60 Women Artists
     
Cuddalore Sri Gopi Bhavathar’s “PANDURANGA LEELAI Cuddalore Sri Gopi Bhavathar’s “PANDURANGA LEELAI Cuddalore Gopi Bhagavathar
Cuddalore Sri Gopi Bhavathar’s “PANDURANGA LEELAI" Cuddalore Sri Gopi Bhavathar’s “PANDURANGA LEELAI" Cuddalore Gopi Bhagavathar
     
Audience Cuddalore Sri Gopi Bhavathar’s “PANDURANGA LEELAI” Jathiswar busy at the ticket counter to issue calenders for the rasikas
Audience Cuddalore Sri Gopi Bhavathar’s “PANDURANGA LEELAI” Jathiswar busy at the ticket counter to issue calenders for the rasikas
     
Busy canteen throughout the season Special 4 hour concert by Madurai T.N.Seshagopalan - S.D.Sridhar - Patri Sathish Kumar - H.Sivaramakrishnan Patri Sathish Kumar
Busy canteen throughout the season Special 4 hour concert by Madurai T.N.Seshagopalan - S.D.Sridhar - Patri Sathish Kumar - H.Sivaramakrishnan Patri Sathish Kumar