About K R Sivaramakrishna

Sri. K.R.Sivaramakrishna is an A Graded artist in Kanjira of All India Radio. He has been awarded a direct B High Grade in Mridangam recently. He has been learning Kanjira for nearly a decade under the guidance of Shri B.Shree Sundarkumar He began his journey by learning mridangam from Shri.Chrompet G. Suresh (Disciple of Sangeetha Kala Acharya Shri Kumbakonam M. Rajappa Iyer) for over twelve years and thereafter, undertook Kanjira classes under him for over 5 years. He has won several accolades to his name like "Best Talent Award" at Sangeeth Samrat Season 1 and he has won prizes in IIT Madras Saarang to name a few. He has performed in many prestigious sabhas like Narada Gana Sabha, Chennai, Shanmukhananda hall, Bombay and Ramaseva mandali, Bangalore. He has performed and accompanied many stalwarts like Padma Bhushan Sangeetha Kalanidhi Sri. T. V. Sankaranarayanan, Sangeetha Kalanidhi Sri. Sanjay Subhramaniyan, Smt.Ranjani & Gayathri, Kalaimamani Dr. S. Nithyashree Mahadevan, Kalaimamani Sri. K V Ramanujam and Sri. Dr. R. Ganesh to name a few. He has also conducted several lecture demonstrations and sessions on percussion across the country.

Awards & Highlights

Is an A graded Kanjira artist and B high grade Mridangam artist at All India Radio. Has performed several concerts with legendary artists Actively conducts lecture demonstrations and workshops for percussion learners.

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