Nadasurabhi Cultural Association located in Koramangala, Bangalore is in the forefront of promoting Classical Carnatic Music. Nadasurabhi conducts the highest quality music concerts every month and a week-long Annual Festival in November, free of charge to all rasikas. Our other events include a youth festival, Thyagaraja and Purandaradasa Aradhana, and music competitions for children.
In the new organisation from 2013-14 , Sri.Gopinath will hold an advisory role. He will guide the President and other members of the executive committee, keeping in mind the long term and short term goals of Nadasurabhi. Sri.Gopinath is a structural Engineer by qualification and has retired as Chief Engineer from a Public Sector Defense Organisation. A strict disciplinarian and a perfectionist, Sri.Gopinath has been greatly responsible in guiding the organization to its present level of success.
Sri. K.S.S.Raghavan - President
An electronics engineer by qualification and a businessman by profession, Sri. Raghavan has over the years, brought great modernisation and improvement to Nadasurabhi and its functioning. In 2013-14, he takes charge as President, after a gap of 10 years.
Sri. Suresh Subrahmanyan - Vice-President
Sri.Suresh is a senior member of the executive committee. He provides valuable guidance with regard to the activities and goals of the organisation. With specialization in brand building, Sri. Suresh is the Marketing head of a leading luxury jewellery brand, headquartered in Bangalore. Coming from a deeply musical environment, he is himself trained in Carnatic music. He is also the paternal uncle of the famous vocalist Sri.Sanjay Subrahmanyan.
A post graduate in Psychology and a post graduate in Sanskrit, Smt. Harini is also highly proficient in Carnatic Music. She has been the fulcrum in balancing the various arms and activities of Nadasurabhi. She has written several research papers, concert reviews and articles in many mainstream newspapers as well as specialized music journals.
Sri.V.Thiagarajan - Treasurer
Sri.V.Thiagarajan is a dedicated rasika of carnatic music and has been helping in promoting the art for more than a decade both in India and abroad. He has been conducting concerts of young upcoming artists in his house for many years. Sri.V.Thiagarajan is working as a senior executive in a multi-national bank. He has over thirty years of experience in the banking industry.
Sri.T.D.Rangaraj - Member
Sri.T.D.Rangaraj is dedicated to service to charitable causes. He extends assistance to spiritual, religious and cultural activities. He is keenly interested in carnatic music. His kainkarya at Ragigudda Anjaneya temple and Sri Rama Seva Mandali of Basavanagudi is well known. Sri. Rangaraj is a retired senior executive from the private sector industry.
Smt. Bhuvaneswari Krishnamurthy - Member
Smt.Bhuvaneswari Krishnamurthy, a post-graduate Computer Engineer from the University of Houston,USA has a professional experience of more than 17 years in the industry. Deeply interested in classical music, Smt.Bhuvaneswari is a dedicated rasika and student of carnatic music.
Smt. Meenakshi Shenoy - Member
Smt. Meenakshi Shenoy is a rasika of classical music from childhood and has been learning carnatic music for the past 5 years.She is a law graduate by qualification and a home-maker by choice.
Dr.Vaidyanathan is a keen Carnatic music enthusiast and has been learning mridangam from childhood. Having trained under senior vidwans like late Sri. Alleppey Purushothama Sarma and Sri.T.K.Murthy , he is now a B High graded artist of AIR. Dr.Vaidyanathan holds a Ph.D in Biochemistry from IISc, Bangalore and presently works as Deputy Director of Research in a leading multi national pharma company located in Bangalore.
Smt. Supriya Raghunathan - Member
Smt. Supriya Raghunathan has been a life member of Nadasurabhi for more than a decade. She has a rich musical background which she enhances by learning Carnatic music from leading artists through Nadasurabhi and other channels, when opportunities present themselves. She also serves in the executive committees of other social service organisations in Bangalore.
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Entry is free for all Nadasurabhi Programmes.
Donations to Nadasurabhi are entitled for exemption under Section 80G of I.T.Act.