Vasanthalakshmi Narasimhachari selected for this year’s Nritya Kalanidhi award.
Eminent Carnatic vocalist Dr Bombay Jayashri, one of the foremost exponents of the art in today’s Carnatic music world, will be conferred the prestigious ‘Sangita Kalanidhi’ award for the year 2023, Madras Music Academy announced.
Torch bearer of the Lalgudi tradition, Jayashri is one of the rare vocalists embodying erudition, pedigree, intense manodharma and has a gifted voice.
Bharatanataym and Kuchipudi dancer Vasanthalakshmi Narasimhachari is selected for this year’s Nritya Kalanidhi award.
Sangita Kala Acharya awards go to Prof Palkulangara Ambika Devi and mridangam vidwan KS Kalidas while thavil artist Thirunageswaram TR Subramaniam and Sargurunatha Oduvar carved a niche in Thirumurai presentation are selected for
TTK Awards. Dr Arimalam Padmanabhan will receive the musicologist award