Devotional Music Competition

The Music Academy, is organizing Group Singing Devotional Music Competition under an endowment instituted by Rukmini Arts & Music Trust, from 9 a.m. onwards on Sunday November 3rd, 2019 at Kasturi Srinivasan Hall of the The Music Academy, Madras.

Groups comprising of 3 to 10 members below 30 years may register themselves by sending particulars of their Group and compositions they propose to present. They will have to bring their own accompaniments and sing 3 compositions interspersed with slokas or viruttam for a duration not exceeding 15 minutes.

Criteria for Song Selection

Selection of songs only from the following:

Tiruppavai / Tiruvembavai / Divya Prabandham / Thevaram / Tiruppugazh
Annamacharya / Bhadrachala Ramdas / Sadavia Brajmendra, Thyagaraja’s Utsava Sampradayam and Divyanamam
Bhajana Sampradaya Songs (Ashtapadi, Tarangam, Abhangs, Bhajans)
Purandaradasa & other saint composers of Karnataka

Songs may be preceded by slokas or viruttam – Previous winners are not eligible.

The first two winners will be provided with cash awards and an opportunity to sing during the December Season at the morning sessions.

Last date for registration is October, 30th 2019

For further details contact The Music Academy: 28112231, 28115162