Kshetra Sangeetam Thanjavur - Live Recording of Concert by Dr. Vijayalakshmy Subramaniam at the Narada Gana Sabha Mini Auditorium, Chennai - November 3rd 2012

About Dr. Vijayalakshmy Subramaniam

She is an eminent Carnatic music vocalist. As a student and performer of classical music for over three decades, she has performed extensively in India and abroad since the age of twelve.

She is a serious researcher of music. In June 2007, she brought out a book "Apoorva Kriti Manjari"– a collection of twenty rare compositions of the Trinity of Carnatic Music.

A doctorate in music, Vijayalakshmy was awarded the prestigious Fulbright Visiting Lecturer Fellowship in 2010. As part of the programme, she taught the subject 'An Introduction to Indian Music' at the Duke University, North Carolina, USA, as a visiting Fulbright fellow (Aug – Nov 2010).

Song List:
1. VARNAM
Ragam: Natakurinji | Talam: Misra Chapu
Composer: Ponniah Pillai

2. PAMARA JANA PALANI
Ragam: Sumadhyuti | Talam: Rupakam
Composer: Muthuswamy Dikshitar

3. BRIHADEESWARA MAHADEVA
Ragam: Kanada | Talam: Rupakam
Composer: Dr. Mangalampalli Balamuralikrishna

4. PASURAM
Ragam: Rishabhapriya
Composer: Tirumangai Alwar
followed by MARA RATI PRIYAM
Raga: Ratipriya | Talam: Adi
Composer: Muthuswamy Dikshitar

5. AMBA NEELAMBARI
Ragam: Neelambari | Talam: Adi
Composer: Ponniah Pillai

6. PRASANNA VENKATESWARAM
Ragam: Vati Vasanta Bhairavi | Talam: Triputa
Composer: Muthuswamy Dikshitar

7. KAMAKSHI BANGARU
Ragam: Varali | Talam: Misra Chapu
Composer: Syama Sastri

8. DANI BODHANA (JAVALI)
Ragam: Surutti | Talam : Rupakam
Composer : Chinnayya

9. ANJANA VELVIZHI MADAMADHAR
Ragam: Tilang | Talam: Adi
Composer: Arunagirinathar

10. TILLANA
Ragam: Sankarabharanam | Talam: Adi - Tisra Gati
Composer: Thanjavur Quartet

11. KARUNA JOODU
Ragam: Sree | Talam: Misra Chapu
Composer: Syama Sastri

Artistes -- Vocals: Dr.Vijayalakshmy Subramanian  Violin: Kumbakonam M.R. Gopinath | Mridangam: Erode Nagaraj | Ghatam: Trichy R. Murali

Recording Studio: Music from the Place | Engineer: Jai Shankar Iyer