Latest News for: Mysore music


Wondering what to do with old gramophone records?Metrolife brings you advice from archivists and music ...

Deccan Herald 13 Jul 2021
If you are trying to find a way to give away old music records, you have two choices ... Vikram Sampath, historian and author, launched Archive of Indian Music (AIM) in 2011, a private non-profit trust, to digitise and preserve old and rare Indian gramophone records ... AIM has also begun archiving living music traditions on the verge of extinction ... Music.

Hamsalekha at 70 looks back on a prolific career

Deccan Herald 26 Jun 2021
The lyricist and music composer turned 70 on Wednesday. “I knew I was talented in music. But I came to films to be a director,” he said on Friday during a webinar organised by the University of Mysore’s Department of Journalism and Mass Communication. Hamsalekha was invited to speak on film music ... Let’s make great music in the future,” he signed off.

Munishkanth plays a genie in 'Aalambana'!

Sify 13 Mar 2021
He has shot the film in Mysore Palace, Chennai, and Pondicherry. Hiphop Tamizha Adhi is composing the music for the film, Peter Hein is taking care of the action scenes, and Rathinasamy is ...

Brooklyn based singer’s debut album nominated for a 2021 GRAMMY Award

News India Times 12 Mar 2021
Singer-songwriter Priya Darshini’s debut album Periphery was nominated in the Best New Age Album category for the 2021 Grammy Awards, the country’s most prestigious music award ... She is also the first Indian playback singer to pursue PhD research in Film Music from University of Mysore, according to

A confluence of Carnatic and Hindustani music at this concert

The Siasat Daily 18 Feb 2021
The annual concert series will present a unique confluence of Carnatic and Hindustani music ... He was one of the doyens to promote and give a grand acceptance of Indian classical music to the West in mid-50’s giving concerts of Indian Classical music ... The team had organised an online talent hunt of Indian classical folk music and dance.

Pandit Chatur Lal Memorial announces the 20th edition of their concert festival Smritiyaan

Indian Express 18 Feb 2021
The annual concert, a promising combination of Hindustani and Carnatic music, is scheduled to begin from 7 pm ... The Smritiyaan Festival promises to be a dazzling musical evening buoyed by performances by gifted artistes. Dr Mysore Manjunath, a well-known violinist, along with Grammy-nominated Pandit Gaurav Mazumdar will grace the stage.

Veteran Sandalwood director Venkatswamy passes away

The Times of India 08 Feb 2021
Director Venkatswamy has breathed his last on Sunday night. He was 63. Venkatswamy leaves behind a wife and two children ... The actor will be laid to rest today in Bengaluru ... Music was composed by Mysore Gopi. .

Karnataka's defining moments: A music genre that takes poetry to the people

Deccan Herald 16 Dec 2020
The one musical genre that has grown exponentially in Karnataka since the formation of the state in 1956 is sugama sangeeta ... The advent of sugama sangeeta in the 1970s’ cassette era was inspired by the phenomenal success of K S Nissar Ahmed’s Nityotsava, with music and singing by Mysore Ananthaswamy ... Music.

Hamsalekha to be a part of the study chair set up in honour of SP Balasubrahmanyam

The Times of India 30 Nov 2020
Legendary music composer Hamsalekha will be in Mysuru to meet Hemanth Kumar, vice chancellor of University of Mysore ... Music lovers including singers, musicians and performers across the globe mourned the death of SPB and said that it was a huge loss for the music industry.

Ajay Mysore Production on a quest to explore new talent and create quality video content in the entertainment industry

Yahoo Daily News 20 Nov 2020
Ajay Mysore, Founder and CEO, Ajay Mysore Productions ... In an attempt to throw light on quality video content and upcoming artists, Ajay Mysore, an Australia based film producer, has taken efforts towards producing quality music videos ... Through Ajay Mysore Productions and our new ...

Police Band: Upholding a legacy since 1868Khakhi Music

Deccan Herald 31 Oct 2020
Similarly, Police Band is a vital, rather providing the lifeline music, feature of both Dasara and also Mysuru Palace ... However, the special wing of the Mysuru City Police plays melodious music, instrumental, and enthralls connoisseurs of music and also other people, with both Indian classical and Western music.

Students make documentary on langurs in Dakshina Kannada

The Times of India 29 Oct 2020
MANGALURU. Wildlife enthusiasts may stay tuned for the release of the first ever wildlife documentary shot exclusively on black footed grey langurs in Dakshina Kannada ... Sathwik told TOI that the documentary will be released soon ... Vinay Rangadhol and Aathmaram Puttur have provided music, with the help of Swaroop Studio Mysore, said Sathwik ... Download ... .

Film Heritage Foundation struggles to preserve film material in lockdown with limited physical access, drying funds

Yahoo Daily News 17 Sep 2020
When the entire world is looking for ways to go online, there are some things that just cannot be experienced on the Internet. "Films are not a singular experience ... "Running an archive is like taking care of your child ... More ... Work!" ... Mysore's historic 8th Cross Ganesha Music Festival quietly and brilliantly eases into an online edition in COVID-19 era ... .

Dhrupad Sansthan in sexual misconduct row; Akhilesh Gundecha steps down amid harassment allegations

Yahoo Daily News 05 Sep 2020
This isn't the first allegation of sexual harassment against a leading figure in Indian classical music ... From Khayal gayaki's glorious past to its changing future, tracing the trajectory of this ancient form of classical music ... Mysore's historic 8th Cross Ganesha Music Festival quietly and brilliantly eases into an online edition in COVID-19 era.