Carnatic Music is in the air at Chennai
16th of December, the first day in the month of Margazhi in Tamil Calendar, marks the start of Carnatic music season at The Music Academy in Chennai. Concerts take place in several venues in and around the city, and are covered well by the local print, online and television media outlets. Significant number of these concerts are free. There is even a free shuttle, named “Carnatic Express”, to go from one venue to another!
This is the place to be for Carnatic fans at this time of the year. Enjoy Sikkil Gurucharan sing Papanasam Sivan’s “Mahalakshmi Jaganmata” – ragam Shankarabharanam, set to Misra Capu Talam.