Endowment Programmes

Many endowments have been instituted for the promotion of music, harikatha and dance. Scholarships and prizes are also awarded under these endowments to the winners in the concerts. Certain days of the year are observed in the memory of composers thanks to these endowments with concerts comprising their songs. Music competitions, both vocal and instrumental are held under the endowments as also financial support to indigent musicians.

Friday 8th April, 6-8 pm, at Kasturi Srinivasan Hall, Thematic concert for Ramanavami:

Sikkil C Gurucharan – Vocal V Sanjeev – Violin Sumesh S Narayan – Mridangam

Endowment instituted by Smt. Madhavi Rajagopalan in memory of Smt. R Seethammal

Date & Time Endowment Main Artist Violin Mridangam Endower
Apr 20, 2022,
6 PM
Harikatha on "Meenakshi Kalyanam" Sinduja Chandramouli Tirumarugal S. Dineshkumar Gomathi Shankar Sri Maruthi Bhakta Samajam Trust in memory of Sri. V.S. Venkataramana Rao
Apr 21, 2022,
6 PM
Papanasam Sivan Day Thoppur B. Sairam (Vocal) Trichy R. Govindarajan Neyveli S. Skanda Subramaniam M/s Arun Excello Urban Infrastructure Private Limited
Apr 26, 2022,
6 PM
Shyama Shastri Day Vidhya Kalyanaraman (Vocal) B. Anantha Krishnan B. Ganapathiraman Alibhoy Haiderbhoy Chitalawala Charitable Trust
Apr 27, 2022,
6 PM
Swathi Tirunal Day Bhavana Iyer (Vocal) Srividya R.S.Iyer Thirucherai Koushik M/s Arun Fabricators
May 09, 2022,
6 PM
Mysore Vasudevachar Day Dr. N. Jayakrishnan Unni (Vocal) Sandeep Ramachandran Palakad K.S. Maheshkumar M/s Arun Fabricators
May 10, 2022,
6 PM
Bhadrachala Ramadas Compositions Rohini and Svarathmika (Vocal) V. Deepika V. Balaji Dr. Dayananda Rao in memory of his wife Smt. B. Subhadra
May 11, 2022,
6 PM
Concert P. Akshaya (Vocal) V.Nandhika Indalur R.D. Adarsh Sri. Pichumony Iyer and Kunthalam Trust in memory of Smt. Kunthalam Pichumony Iyer
May 12, 2022,
6 PM
Gopalakrishna Bharathi Day V.K.Manimaran (Vocal) Kandadevi S. Vijayaraghavan B. Sivaraman Dr. Malathi Rangaswami
July 19, 2022,
6 PM
Purandaradasar Kritis S. Hiranmayee (Vocal) Shraddha Ravindran Adambakkam J. Aravind Sri. V.Sriram
July 20, 2022,
6 PM
Narayana Teertha Day Dr. Bhairavi Vaitheeswaran (Vocal) R. Raghul B. Guru Raghavendra Late Sri. P. Obul Reddy
July 22, 2022,
6 PM
Sanskrit Compositions Day Abhiram G. Bode (Vocal) Chidambaram G. Badrinath Peravali Jayabhaskar Engikollai Sri. Krishnan in memory of Sri. Chidambara Ganapatigal and Smt. Meenakshi Chidambaram
July 27, 2022,
6 PM
Namasankirtanam By O.S.Sundar Bhagavathar Swami Haridhosgiri Endowment for Namasankirtanam by Abhang Ratna Sri. Ganesh Kumar
Aug 18, 2022
6 PM
Muthiah Bhagavathar Compositions Archana & Aarathi (Vocal)               Sudha R.S.Iyer Kishore Ramesh Ms. Chandrika Rudrapatnam
Aug 22, 2022
6 PM
Mysore Sadasiva Rao Compositions J.K.Yoga Kirtana (Vocal) V.S.Gokul Sriram Srinivasan Ms. Chandrika Rudrapatnam
Aug 23, 2022
6 PM
Annamacharya Day Kolluru Vandana (Vocal) Dr. Usha Rajagopalan Nellai A. Balaji Late Sri. P. Obul Reddy
Aug 24, 2022
6 PM
Veena Endowment S. Ramkumar (Veena) Vijay B. Natesan (Mridangam) Shri Sainath  (Ghatam) In memory of late Smt. Nagalakshmi Anantharaman instituted by her brother Sri. Shankar Annaswamy
Aug 25, 2022
6 PM
Young Talent Musician Bharath Narayan (Vocal) Sayee Rakshith R. Akshay Ram Sri. K. Vivekanandan
Aug 29, 2022
6 PM
Archival Vintage Concert – Sangita Kalanidhi T. Brinda Sangita Kalacharya Rama Ravi & Dr. Nanditha Rav In memory of Smt. Rajammal Vijayaraghavan
Sep 3, 2022
10 AM
Workshop - Varnam and Tillanas of Lalgudi Sri. G. Jayaraman Lalgudi Vijayalakshmi Endowment of Smt. Pankajam Krishna, Smt Prabha Nagarajan and Sri Ravi Subamanian in memory of their father late Shri. K.S Iyer-HMV
Sep 13, 2022
6 PM
Research based presentation on “A brief insight into the Raga Kharaharapriya” Amritha Murali (Vocal) Madan Mohan S.J. Arjun Ganesh Endowment instituted by Shri & Smt. S. Krishnaswami and Shri. V. Vijayagopal in memory of Dr. Sarita Vijayagopal
Nov 11, 2022
6 PM
Flute Endowment B.V. Balasai (Flute) B.V. Raghavendra Rao J. Vaidhyanathan N. Guruprasad (Ghatam) Endowment instituted by Dr. Rajappa Ekambaram