Kalakruthi celebrates Sangitha Kalanidhi Smt DK Pattammal’s centenary year with a grant concert on 7/8 July 2018. Students will present songs popularised by her. Look out for details.
The Kala Kruthi School of Indian Classical Music was founded in 1994 by Smt Shobha Sekhar and teaches South Indian Carnatic vocal and veena to students. Smt Shobha Sekhar is the artistic director and guru of Kala Kruthi. She is an internationally and nationally acclaimed Carnatic artiste, and has given a number of concerts and lecdems in Australia and around the world. Smt Sekhar's dedicated tutelage and training under some of Carnatic music's greatest exponents, such as Sangeetha Kalanidhi Smt DK Pattammal, Sangeetha Kalanidhi Sri DK Jayaraman, Sangeetha Kalanidhi Sri RK Srikantan, Sangeetha Kalanidhi Sri KS Narayanaswamy, and Sangeetha Kala Acharya Sri Bombay S Ramachandran, is evident in her refined musical style and technical excellence with its adherence to the traditional precepts of this venerable art form. Read more