Gayathri Venkataraghavan

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Gratifying experience for the rasikas

High energy, steady tempo all along There is humility about Gayathri Venkataraghavan that takes the focus away from the singer and draws one towards the music. She was one of the artists featured in Bharat Sangeet Utsav 2012, organised in Coimbatore by Carnatica. The rich timbre of her voice and the sincerity with which she sang made listening to her concert a gratifying experience. She presented Poochi Srinivasa Iyengar’s ‘Saraguna Paalimpa’ in Kedaragowla with enjoyable swarakalpanas. ‘Nenjukku Needhiyum’ by Bharatiar was full of patriotic fervour. Mysore V. Srikanth’s mellifluous violin followed her unswervingly. Thanjavur Murugabhoopathy (mridangam) and B. Sundar Kumar (ganjira) were full of life. …read more

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