This is a blog about all things musical – artists, concerts, lectures, demonstrations and everything from classical music theory to folk and movie music. As a classical performer and perennial student, Chitra will provide her perspective from both sides of the mike and hopes to engage both the serious music aficionado and the casual listener.
Chitra Srikrishna is a Carnatic vocalist and writer living in Bengaluru. She’s the musical half of a multimedia performance duo HumRaag. She also produces and hosts RaagTime, a radio show on Indian music. She blogs at chitrasrikrishna.com.
A small town in the Cauvery delta comes alive in January each year. Carnatic musicians and rasikas all over the world turn their focus to Thiruvaiyaru (city of five rivers) in the Tanjavur district of »