ANNUAL CONFERENCE SCHEDULE 2018

Academic Sessions

December 16, 2018 – January 1, 2019

PRESIDED BY Vidūṣi Aruna Sairam

Convenor: Sri Sriram V

Discussions open to audience after comments from the Members of the Expert Committee

Admission: Open to all, first come first served basis

(right of admission reserved)

Lecdem No Time Speaker Topic
16.12.2018 –Sunday
8.00 am -8.25 am Senior Students of ASCM, Music Academy DEVOTIONAL MUSIC
Lecdem 1 8.30 am – 9.25 am Vidwan D Balakrishna The Operas of PT Narasimhachar, with focus on the music by
Sangita Kalanidhi Mysore V Doreswami Iyengar
Lecdem 2 9.30 am – 10.25 am Dr. AR Venkatachalapathy Creativity and Copyright, from the experience of
Subramania Bharathi’s works
17.12.2018 – Monday
8.00 am – 8.25 am Junior Students of ASCM, Music Academy DEVOTIONAL MUSIC
Lecdem 1 8.30 am – 10.00 am Vidushi Vijayalakshmi Subramaniam,
Sushri S Janaki, Smt. Ramani Dharmaraja and
Shri Ramachandran Mahadevan (Lalitharam)
Sangita Kala Acharya S Rajam – a centenary tribute
18.12.2018 – Tuesday
Lecdem 1 8.05 am – 9.00 am Dr. Harini Srivatsa Parur Style of Violin Play, a Study
Lecdem 2 9.05 am – 10.00 am Prof. Maragaret Bastin Arutpas of Vallalar Ramalinga Swamigal
19.12.2018 – Wednesday
Lecdem 1 8.05 am – 9.00 am Vidushi Sumithra Vasudev The Melaragamalika of Maha Vaidyanatha Sivan
Lecdem 2 9.05 am – 10.00 am Vidushi Malavika Sarukkai Tradition and Change in Bharatanatyam
20.12.2018 – Thursday
Lecdem 1 8.05 am – 9.00 am Shri M Ravindra Narayanan and
Shri P Sridhar
Music of Sri Ramanasramam
Lecdem 2 9.05 am – 10.00 am Dr. Premeela Gurumurthy Metrical Forms in Sambandar Thevaram
21.12.2018 – Friday
Lecdem 1 8.05 am – 9.00 am Vidwan RK Shriramkumar An insight into the Chaturdasa Ragamalika of
Muthuswami Dikshitar
Lecdem 2 9.05 am – 10.00 am Dr. Radha Bhasker (moderator),
Vidwan Neyveli Santhanagopalan,
Dr. RS Jayalakshmi, Dr. Sriram Parasuram
Panel Discussion – The Importance of Sahitya
in Carnatic Music
22.12.2018 – Saturday
Lecdem 1 8.05 am – 9.00 am Vidushi Kamala Shankar The Shankar Slide Guitar
Lecdem 2 9.05 am – 10.00 am Pt Ajay Chakraborty accompanied by
Vidwan Indranil Bhaduri
The Gharanas of Hindustani Music
23.12.2018 – Sunday
Lecdem 1 8.05 am – 9.00 am Vidwan Sadguru Charan Panchamukhi Tala Avadhana
Lecdem 2 9.05 am – 10.00 am Dr. Arati Rao Interesting insights into Ugābhōga-s
based on Thanjavur manuscript notations
24.12.2018 – Monday
Lecdem 1 8.05 am – 9.00 am Vidwan Srikantham Nagendra Sastry Maharajah Jayachamaraja Wodeyar – a centenary tribute
Lecdem 2 9.05 am – 10.00 am Vidushi Lalitha Sivakumar and
Vidushi S Nityashree Mahadevan
Sangita Kalanidhi DK Pattammal and her music – a
centenary tribute
25.12.2018 – Tuesday
Lecdem 1 8.05 am – 9.00 am Dr. TS Sathyavathi The Vachanas of Basavanna and Akka Mahadevi
Lecdem 2 9.05 am – 10.00 am Vidushi Shanta Dhananjayan with senior
students of Bharata Kalanjali
Abhinaya Karana (Based on Bharatarnava of Nandikeswara
& Natyasastra of Bharatamuni) Positions for
Mudras & hastas with facial expressions
26.12.2018 – Wednesday
Lecdem 1 8.05 am – 9.00 am Shri KPS Sivakumar & Dr. Rama Kausalya Sangita Kalanidhi Thanjavur KP Sivanandam – a centenary
tribute
Lecdem 2 9.05 am – 10.00 am Vidushi Charumati Ramachandran Rare Purandara Dasa kritis from the Lalithangi / Sangita
Kalanidhi ML Vasanthakumari school
27.12.2018 – Thursday
Lecdem 1 8.05 am – 9.00 am Dr. Arimalam Padmanabhan Vannams in Kamba Ramayanam
Lecdem 2 9.05 am – 10.00 am Vidwan Rama Chakkyar
Vidwan Kaladharan Viswanath
Chakkyar Koothu
28.12.2018 – Friday
Lecdem 1 8.05 am – 9.00 am Vidwan Thanjavur Ramadas Mridangam Techniques of
Sangita Kalanidhi Palghat TS Mani Iyer
Lecdem 2 9.05 am – 10.00 am Smt. Nithya Balaji and Dr. Ram Naidu Smt Vidya Shankar – a centenary tribute
29.12.2018 – Saturday
Lecdem 1 8.05 am – 9.00 am . Vidushi Kalyani Ganesan Chittaswarams composed by Vainikas
Lecdem 2 9.05 am – 10.00 am Vidushi Aruna Sairam The impact of Bhajana Sampradaya on Carnatic Music
30.12.2018 – Sunday
Lecdem 1 8.05 am – 9.00 am Vidwan Shashi Vyas accompanied by Vidwan Aditya Oke From Bal Gandharva to Anand Gandharva
– a study of Marathi Natya Sangeet
Lecdem 2 9.05 am – 10.00 am Vidushis Ranjani and Gayathri Leveraging the Tukkada
31.12.2018 – Monday
8.00 am – 8.30 am Anugrah Lakshmanan Group DEVOTIONAL MUSIC
Lecdem 1 8.30 am – 9.25am Dr Ritha Rajan The Music Books of Kakinada CS Krishnaswami Iyer
Lecdem 2 9.30 am – 10.25 am Dr K Omanakutty Some rare classical compositions in Malayalam
01.01.2019 – Tuesday
8.00 am – 8.30 am Gnyaneshwar Bhajan Mandali Devotional Music
8.35 am- 9.30 am Experts Committee Members & Audience Open House