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  • Carnatic singer Aruna Sairam and sarod virtuoso Soumik Datta to collaborate

    Posted on 14/02/2018 in radioandmusic.com

    MUMBAI: In what is billed as a rare performance, one of the most charismatic and prominent Carnatic vocalists and Padma Shri awardee Aruna Sairam will collaborate with British sarod virtuoso Soumik Datta for Back to the Blues in London on 15 March.

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  • Aruna Sairam was mesmerised by Balasaraswati

    Posted on 09/02/2018 in The Hindu

    Aruna realised that Bala’s involvement and the willingness to take her team along caused magic on stage

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  • Carnatic music meets Gregorian chants

    Posted on 08/02/2018 in The Hindu

    Aruna Sairam and Dominique Vellard explain how they created a rich and colourful aural tapestry with their music for the ‘Heaven and Earth’ musical series

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  • Collaboration revived

    Posted on 02/02/2018 in The Hindu

    ‘Heaven and Earth’ finds Aruna Sairam and Dominique Vellard back together for the ‘Bonjour India’ festival

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  • Youngsters showcase their passion for Carnatic music

    Posted on 22/01/2018 in Times of India

    It was the youngsters’ zeal for Carnatic music that stood out at the grand finale of the seventh edition of Times Thyagaraja Awards. While the audience waited with bated breath, Sidharth Prakash, nominated by Maduradwani Sabha, was declared the winner of Times Thyagaraja Awards 2018 by singer Aruna Sairam. He was selected from among the five finalists after they presented a concert each. Sidharth, a disciple of Neyveli Santhanagopal, sang Sankari, a Syama Sastrigal composition in Saveri, delighting the audience and the judges alike. The panel of judges included Aruna Ranganathan, Bhushani Kalyanaraman and Chinmaya Sisters, Uma and Radhika.

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  • Aruna Sairam enthralls audience with her vocal prowess

    Posted on 21/01/2018 in Times of India

    It was the youngsters' zeal for Carnatic music that stood out at the grand finale of the seventh edition of Times Thyagaraja Awards. While the audience waited with bated breath, Sidharth Prakash, nominated by Maduradwani Sabha, was declared the winner of Times Thyagaraja Awards 2018 by singer Aruna Sairam.

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  • I never imagined Carnatic music would get so much support one day: Aruna Sairam

    Posted on 21/01/2018 in Times of India

    The first thing that strikes you about Aruna Sairam's performance is the unmistakable aura of divinity that her songs evoke. 

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  • Carnatic triumph in Hindustani sanctum

    Posted on 11/01/2018 in Times of India

    AHMEDABAD: An authoritative voice, brightened by the cues of great art, sang briefly over the telephone to explicate the interplay of the note "ni". The fleeting rendition afforded a flash of lushness and control — the signal features of the Carnatic tradition. The voice belonged to Jayanti Ravi, the principal secretary of the health and family welfare department, the Government of Gujarat. Ravi, a practitioner of Carnatic music, was annotating Aruna Sairam's performance at Saptak on Tuesday.

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  • MAYAKKUM Margazhi WE USED TO OPEN OUR EARS AND WRITE THE NOTES IN OUR HEARTS

    Posted on 29/12/2017 in The Times of India

    This was one semma conversation — a chat between the seasoned musician like Aruna Sairam and the young Nisha Rajagopalan. They might be generations apart, but both shared a surprising camaraderie, what with Nisha using this opportunity to clear all her doubts and Aruna offering her advice. Both Aruna and Nisha are happy that the Margazhi season is going strong without any interruptions from Mother Nature as it had been happening in the past couple of years. So, here they are, the duo discussing all things music over an hour-long chat. Excerpts:

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  • Padmashri Smt. Aruna Sairam to perform at Narada Gana Sabha, Chennai

    Posted on 14/12/2017 in Chennai Patrika

    Padmashri Smt. ArunaSairam to perform at NaradaGanaSabha, TTK Road, Alwarpet Chennai 18 on Saturday, 16th December 2017 at 4:00pm.

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  • A theme right up her alley

    A theme right up her alley

    Posted on 08/12/2017 in The Hindu

    The joys and colours of Krishna’s balaleela came through in Aruna Sairam’s singing

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  • Margazhi in the future: Aruna Sairam's vision for Carnatic music

    Margazhi in the future: Aruna Sairam's vision for Carnatic music

    Posted on 08/12/2017 in The New Indian Express

    Aruna Sairam has a dream. “I want one day to see Carnatic musicians lean on each other for guidance and support system.

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  • Enthralling show by Aruna Sairam

    Enthralling show by Aruna Sairam

    Posted on 04/12/2017 in News Today

    The month of music is here to engage and entertain rasikas at various sabhas. Aruna Sairam set the ball rolling by performing at the Margazhi Maha Utsavam 2017 with her soulful renditions on Sunday. 

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  • In her signature style

    Posted on 20/10/2017 in The Hindu

    Aruna Sairam performed Ambujam Krishna’s compositions at a special concert as part of the composer’s centenary celebration

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  • Touching the core of music

    Posted on 06/10/2017 in The Hindu

    Aruna Sairam unfolds the many layers of her art to engage with it in newer ways and connect with the audience

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  • Where two worlds met

    Posted on 08/09/2017 in The Hindu

    Tiruchi and Tiruvarur delightfully overlapped to create music

    Memories unfold like a mélange of mellifluous notes. Somewhere in the backdrop is the sound of the Cauvery, a gurgling brook, whispering of a heritage that is lost in history, only to be revived again.

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  • Saraswathi Award

    Posted on 03/09/2017 in Samudhra

    The CP Ramaswamy Iyer Foundation conferred the ‘Saraswathi Award 2017’ on renowned musician Aruna Sairam on 2nd September.

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  • Award for Aruna Sairam

    Posted on 01/09/2017 in The Hindu

    The C.P. Ramaswami Aiyar Foundation will honour musician Aruna Sairam with the 'Saraswathi Award' 

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  • On a high note

    On a high note

    Posted on 14/04/2017 in The Times of India

    Aruna Sairam carries forward the legacy of the greatest of vidwans in Carnatic music. Her quest for music that led her from Matunga to Mylapore, has now taken her voice to the greatest halls across the world

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  • Her Song and Story

    Posted on 02/04/2017 in Deccan Herald

    It's a grossly under-recognised facet of her musical persona. Over the years, Carnatic maestro and Padma Shri awardee Aruna Sairam, vice chairperson, Sangeet Natak Akademi, has been composing pallavis with thematic storytelling, even while retaining the intricacy of the pallavi, with all its associated academic excellence, mathematical complexity and rich patterning.

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