Sunday, 20 March 2011

Lalgudi GJR Krishnan & Lalgudi Vijayalakshmi Violin Duet Kutchery this sunday

Lalgudi GJR. Krishnan
Born in the lineage of the great Saint and composer Shri Thyagaraja, he was meticulously groomed by his father and Guru,the great legend Shri Lalgudi Jayaraman. His innate talent and the natural brilliance and musical ability combined with focussed training and disciplined approach, has elevated him to a much sought after artiste and over the year he has carved an elevated niche for himself as a top-ranking violinist. Krishnan's jugalbandi programmes with leading Hindustani musicians have been widely appreciated. Krishnan's website is

Lalgudi Vijayalakshmi

is a leading violinist and the daughter and disciple of the legend Lalgudi G. Jayaraman. Vijayalakshmi also has the credit of leading a music ensemble of the Violin, the Venu or flute and the Veena. She is a leading exponent of the Lalgudi style, which is characterized by boundless innovation while strictly adhering the tradition and eloquently capturing the mood and essence of any composition. Along with her brother Lalgudi Krishnan, she has been diligently going about the task of maintaining the stylistic grandeur and singularity of the Lalgudi tradition. Her website is

Krishnan & Vijayalakshmi have presented innumerable violin duets in India and many foreign countries and through their immaculate performances have endeared themselves to audiences world over.

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