Artist Highlight

Chitravina N Ravikiran

An hour of music by the musician, composer, researcher and innovator in connection with his birthday on Feb 12.

1:00:30
RJ: Mangala

Chitravina N Ravikiran

An hour of music by the musician, composer, researcher and innovator in connection with his birthday on Feb 12.

Chitravina N Ravikiran became known to the Carnatic music world as a child prodigy. Today, he is synonymous with the chitravina. With almost four decades of performance behind him, he has built a unique place in the firmament of Carnatic music with his multi-faceted persona, which includes those of musician, researcher, innovator, collaborator and teacher. His contributions, whether in researching the works of composer Oothukadu Venkatasubbaier or in pioneering the concept of "Melharmony", bear an originality of approach. He is also highly regarded for his fine musical aesthetics and sensibility. This programme features N Ravikiran as a chitravina artiste and vocalist, and also has him performing a few of his own compositions.

Songs in this Program