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Welcome to The Music Academy
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"Founded in 1928 as an outcome of the music conference that was held in conjunction with the All India Congress Session in Madras city the previous year, it was conceived to be the institution that would set the standard for Carnatic music."

On Tuesday 5th April 2016 at 6.00 p.m. At the Kasturi Srinivasan Hall

"HCL Concert Series" – Shruthi S. Bhat  (Vocal), V. Deepika (Violin) and Thalaignayar S. Harish Kumar (Mridangam) – All are welcome

On Monday, the 18th April 2016 at 6.00 p.m. At the Kasturi Srinivasan Hall

"Mysore Vasudevachar Day" – Sumitra Nitin (Vocal), K.J Dileep (Violin), K.H Vineeth (Mridangam) – Programme under the endowment of Sri S Visvanathan through Kalamandir Trust – All are welcome

On Tuesday, the 19th April 2016 at 6.00 p.m. At the Kasturi Srinivasan Hall

"Purandaradasar Day" – Vocal Concert by T.S Pattabhirama Pandit, K.P Nandini (Violin) and Kumbakonam K. Swaminahan (Mridangam) – All are welcome- Programme under the endowment of Smt. Kala Ramesh Rao

On Wednesday, the 20th April 2016 at 6.00 p.m. At the Kasturi Srinivasan Hall

Harikatha on "Sri. Meera Bai Charitram" by Sri. Dushyanth Sridhar with Anahita & Apoorva and Party, M.Vijay (Violin), K.H. Vineeth (Mridangam) - Programme under the endowment of Sri Maruthi Bhakta Jana Samajam in memory of Srirangam Sri V S Venkataramana Rao – All are welcome

On Thursday, the 21st April 2016 at 6.00p.m at the Kasturi Srinivasan Hall

"Sanskrit Compositions" –  Mala Swamy  ( Vocal),  Shertallai R. Sivakumar (Violin) and Mannarkoil J. Balaji  (Mridangam) –  Programme under endowment of Engikollai Sri Krishnan –  All are welcome 

On Friday, the 22nd April 2016 at 6.00 p.m. At the Kasturi Srinivasan Hall

"Syama Sastri Day" – R. Aswath Narayanan (Vocal), L. Ramakrishnan (Violin), N.C Bharadwaj (Mridangam) - Programme under the endowment of family members of Late Sri M R Narayanaswamy. All are welcome.

The Annual Spirit of Youth Festival 2016

The Annual Spirit of Youth Festival featuring Music and Dance will be held by the Music Academy Madras from 1st to 10th August 2016 (Age Group – 18 to 25 years). Application forms may be downloaded from the download section.

The applications completed may be sent to the Music Academy. The last date for receipt of completed applications is 30th April 2016.

Contribution to Flood Relief and Rebuilding

The Music Academy has successfully completed 89th Annual Conference and concerts and its 10th dance Festival, reflecting the indomitable spirit of Chennai. The whole Margazhi season was dedicated to the tens of thousands of people of Chennai and neighbouring districts, affected by the unprecedented and devasting floods, during first week of December 2015.

On Wednesday, the 13th January 2016 at 6.00 p.m. At the Kasturi Srinivasan Hall

"HCL Concert Series" – Thanmayee Krishnamurthy (Vocal), M P Aditya (Violin) and Sai-sarangan Ravichandhira (Mridangam) – All are welcome