“Maithreem Bhajatha”, concert to commemorate centennial year of M. S. Subbulakshmi
Posted by: Clara Fernandes at 10/03/2016 02:49:00 am
In aid of the Visually Impaired
India 3 October 2016: Karna Vidya Foundation (KVF) along with the Rotary Club of Madras Coromandel has put together “Maithreem Bhajatha”, a fundraiser which celebrates Music while serving humanity. The concert will be held on 8th October 2016 (Saturday) at Sivagami Pethachi Auditorium, Alwarpet from 7 p.m. to 9.30 p.m. Kalaimamani O.S.Arun will be the Chief Guest.
Four youngsters will perform viz Aishwarya Srinivas – Vocal, V.V.Srinivasa Rao – Violin, M. T. Aditya Srinivasan – Tabla and Arjun Ganesh – Mridangam. The concert will feature the legend’s songs, including some of her own compositions in Classical, Semi Classical, Bhajan, Devotional and Film Genres.
According to Rtn. R. Balasubrahmanyan, Founder Trustee, Karna Vidya Foundation, “Karna Vidya is a unique initiative that is led by the Visually Challenged, for the Visually Challenged. The main objective is to focus on education, employment and empowerment of the visually impaired, so that they can lead a decent and a near normal life. The Money raised will be used to provide the help to persons with seeing disabilities.”