About Arun Kumar

Hailing from a south Indian family steeped in music, Arun’s musical journey began when he was 5 with the Harmonium. Subsequently, his father who has been his inspiration got him immersed in learning carnatic vocals from Shri. Vijayaraghavan (a disciple of Shri. T. N. Seshagopalan). Thereafter, he started playing the keyboard and piano (Western Classical and Carnatic). He has passed grade exams conducted by Trinity College of Music, London with Distinction. He has been performing various genre of music such as Carnatic, Jazz, Indian Folk, Covers etc. with legendary musicians like Dr. L. Subramaniam, Shri. B. V. Balasai, Dr. Kanniks Kannikeswaran and with various bands for the past 10 years. He has been teaching keyboard/piano in Singapore for the past 5 years. He has also composed pieces for concerts taken place in Singapore and scored background music for short films premiered in the US.

Awards & Highlights

An expert in a variety of genres including Carnatic, Hindustani, Jazz, Blues and Western Classical. Has been performing and teaching in Singapore for the past 15 years and has shared stage with legends like Shri. L. Subramaniam, Shri Balasai and many others. A Passionate teacher with a unique and effective teaching approach.

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