Played mrudangam for the vocal concert of Shri Adoor P. Sudarsanam. The concert was organized by Veenavadhini (run by vainikas Smt. Jaysri and Shri Jeyaraaj Krishnan). Personally, it was a very satisfying concert.
Shri Sudarsanam is singing tomorrow at Sastri Hall, Chennai at 6 PM with Dr. Hemalatha on the violin, Patri Shri Satish Kumar on the mrudangam and Dr. S. Karthick on the ghatam.
The song list in today’s concert was as follows:
Vocal: Adoor Shri P. Sudarsanam
Violin: Shri V.V. Ravi
Mrudangam: R. Ramkumar
Tambura: Adoor Shri S. Ganamurthi
Venue: Veenavadhini, 12, Shanti Enclave, Venkatakrishna Road, Mandaveli, Chennai
List of songs:
1) ninnu kOriyunnAnura (varnam) – mOhanam – Adi – rAmanAthapuram shrInivAsa iyengAr (O)
2) praNamAmyaham shrI – gauLai – Adi – mysore vAsudEvAcAr (OS)
3) pakkala nilabAdi – kharaharapriyA – misra cApu – tyAgarAja (ANS)
4) shObillu saptasvara – jaganmOhini – rUpakam – tyAgarAja
5) rAgam tAnam pallavi – kalyANi – Adi (2 kaLai) (T)
pallavi wordings: “bhajarE rE mAnasa, shrI raghuvIram”
eDuppu: 4 akSaram (1 beat) after samam
arudi: 14 akSaram (3.5 beat)
6) vandE shambhO umApatim (viruttam) – sindhubhairavi (A)
vishvEshvar darshan – sindhubhairavi – rUpakam – swAti tirunAL
7) nI nAma rUpa mulaku (mangaLam) – saurAshTram – Adi – tyAgarAja
(Key: O=raga outline, A=raga alapana, t=tAnam, N=neraval, S=kalpana swaram T=taniavartanam)
2 thoughts on “Concert for Veenavadhini (Vocal: Shri Adoor P. Sudarsanam)”
Sri Adoor Sudarsanan sir is a wonderful singer.He is a genius in the music world.
SIR GREAT………… PROUD TO BE YOUR STUDENT