K. Gayatri

Carnatic Music Vocalist and disciple of Kalaimamani Smt. Suguna Purushothaman for the last twelve years. Presented concert programmes in all the major Sabhas in Chennai and elsewhere in the last seven years CCRT Scholarship awarded for the last eight years, until 2005. Thereafter awarded scholarship by the Dept. of Culture, GOI, for learning Kritis of composers in major and rare ragas, and manodharma in the 1st year and a detailed study of manodharma Sangeeth & Pallavi singing in the 2nd year Recipient of prizes (during school days) in the annual competitions held by music sabhas including the Music Academy, Indian Fine Arts Society, Mylapore Fine Arts Club Narada Gana Sabha in Chennai & elsewhere. In particular to mention – 4 Tambura prizes in the two competitions held by Kala Sagaram, Hyderabad Raja Annamalaipuram Baktha Jana Sabha, Chennai, and the Mylapore Fine Arts Club, Chennai.

Recipient of Sri Semmangudi Srinivasa Iyer 90th Birthday celebrations award initiated by K.R. Sundaram Iyer Music Trust.

All India Radio, Chennai
“B High” graded Artist
The Music Academy, Chennai
Recipient of the T.V. Subbarao Award for a Junior Vocalist (ladies)
Raja Annamalaipuram Bhaktha Jana Sabha, Chennai
Recipient of the “Dharmatma” Award for a Junior Artist
Karthik Fine Arts, Chennai
Conferred the title “ISAI CHUDAR”
Thyaga Brahma Gana Sabha, Chennai
Awarded Best Junior Vocalist
Narada Gana Sabha, Chennai
Recipient of the Talent Promotion Award
Rasika Ranjani Sabha, Tiruchirapalli
Awarded the title “SANGEETHA SRI”
The Music Academy, Chennai
Winner in the Spirit of Youth Music festival
The Music Forum, Mumbai
Recipient of the ITC Sangeeth Research Academy Award to recognize young artists
Krishna Gana Sabha, Chennai
Recipient of the Talent Promotion Award (Gokulashtami Series)
Vidya Mandir Higher Secondary School, Chennai
Awarded “Most Musically Gifted Student” for the graduating high school


Master of Philosophy in Music, Madras University, Chennai (Class of 2008)
Master of Arts in Music, Madras University, Chennai (2006)
Bachelor of Commerce, Ethiraj College, Chennai (2004)

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