Why should you attend?
Saketharaman is one of the top Carnatic musicians of India
For an enchanting evening of blissful Carnatic Music
To promote and support Indian Art, Tradition and Culture
Abbas Kalai Vizha – is a flagship cultural event of Abbas for the last 29 years. When it was started, Dr.K.J.Yesudas, who is the mentor of this Kalai Vizha, had aptly suggested to have this classical cultural event towards the conclusion of the Margazhi music season and towards the beginning of the new year.
Our 30th year Annual Art Festival Kalai Vizha 2022 will be held at YGP Auditorium,PSBB School, T.Nagar from 1st January to Jan 16th (continuously for 16 days). Daily 2 concerts at 4.30 p.m and 7 p.m.
Friday, 7th January @ 4.30 pm – Classical Concert by Sakethraman.
Saketharaman is one of the top performing musicians of Carnatic music in India. He is a prime disciple of Padmabushan Shri Lalgudi Jayaraman. Saketharaman has composed more than 100 Pallavis, which are featured regularly in his concerts. These have been composed in rare Thalas. Several thematic pallavis such as “SaptaSwara SaptaRaga SaptaThala”, “Ashta Gowlai”, “Swarakshara”, “Ranjani mala”, “Pancha Ranga Kshetra”, “Tamil Isai”, “Mysuru City” have been composed by Saketharaman.
He has also composed more than 150 exclusive thematic Ragam Thanam Pallavis. He is determined to break the obstacles to Carnatic music listening by one-of a kind programmes like “Cross-over with Saketh”, which bridges the gap for the first time listeners.