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Carnatic Symphony 2015


Register now to be part of Carnatic Symphony 2015! Premiered to rave reviews and overwhelming appreciation at the Cleveland Thyagaraja Aradhana, Carnatic Symphony is a unique concept that fuses Western classical music orchestra seamlessly with Carnatic music! Conceptualised and conducted by Vidwan K.N. Shashikiran, the Symphony saw enthusiastic participation from over a hundred talented children from across the United States of America in the previous years! Following its stupendous success, Carnatic Symphony is back this year and is slated to be presented on April 5th, 2015 at the Cleveland Thyagaraja Aradhana!
You could perform in this year's Carnatic Symphony too! Follow these simple two-step process for your very own tryst with musical destiny:


  • See the eligibility criteria below; if you are eligible, register with us.

  • You will get an email from us with access details for the song list, lyrics, notation, audio and video of the songs to be learnt.

  • Please email us if you require individual practice sessions via skype with our gurus.
Eligibility criteria

  • Ages: 4 & above(no upper limit)

  • Reasonable shruti and laya sense required

  • Students should be in Geetham level or higher.

  • Students may register for either vocal or instrumental category.

  • If a music school is registering, it is up to the local gurus to judge and choose students.

  • All participants will be given a certificate and a medal in appreciation of their performance

  • Recorded video of the concert will be made available for download

  • To access the music lessons, please register.

Training

Initially the students will be provided an online access to the songs, to be performed for the symphony and get trained through their local Gurus.
There will be local rehearsals done by our core team of Gurus in cities where there are more than 10 students enrolled.

Fee

$150 - If you have participated in Carnatic Symphony earlier or if you are registering through your school.
$200 - Individual new registrations

Payment:
The cheque should be made in favor of "Aradhana Committee".
The memo on the cheque should be 'Cleveland Carnatic Symphony 2015'.
Payments are to be made before the 20th of March, to the following address

Usha Ramachandran
3600 W Ray Rd, Unit# 2019
Chandler
Arizona-85226

Note to the Gurus - Please collect the cheque from all your disciples and send it as one bulk mail. Mention the names of the students in a consolidated list.
Individual Participants - Please mention your full name behind the cheque leaf.
Please email us a confirmation of your participation.
We accept both American and Canadian dollars.

Dress Code:
Participants are required to be in traditional Indian attire.

Girls: Skirt (Pavadai) and blouse or half sarees. Colors are individual’s / school’s choice.
Boys: Kurta (Preferably white or half white) and Pyjama.

Names on Certificate:
Teachers and participants, please email carnaticsymphony2015@gmail.com , the correct spelling of the participants to be written on the certificates.

Practice sessions and Grand rehearsals: 
There will be practice sessions in selected cities based on the number of participants from that area.

Bay Area
19th March - Students of Jayashree Varadajan (8.30 pm)
20th March - Students of Ramesh Srinivasan and other Bay Area participants

Detroit – 26th March

If there are more than 8 participants from a city, there will be practice sessions upon request during weekdays. Please email carnaticsymphony2015@gmail.com if you may require a rehearsal with our gurus.

Grand Rehearsals will take place on the 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th of April 2015 at the Cleveland State University at the following timings.

Wednesday, 1st April: 6.00 pm - 9.00 pm
Thursday, 2nd April: 6.30 pm - 9.00 pm
Friday, 3rd April: 7.00 pm - 9.30 pm
Saturday, 4th April: 4.15 pm - 7.15 pm

Songs:
Songs are grouped into 2 levels and children can either sing all the songs or choose between level1/level 2. The songs listed below will be presented this year.

Level 1

S.No Songs Audio
Mp3
Carnatic Notations Western Notations
1 Mahaganapathe – Tilang, Adi alt Download alt Download alt Download
2 Padumanabha – Malahari, Tisra jathi Triputa, Purandaradasa alt Download alt Download alt Download
3 Re Re Shrirama – Arabhi, Tisra jathi Triputa alt Download alt Download alt Download
4 Ra Ra Rama – Bangala, Adi, Garbapurivasa alt Download alt Download alt Download
5 Nagumomu – Madhyamavathi, Adi, Thyagaraja alt Download alt Download alt Download
6 Kalaimagale – Hindolam, Rupakam, Chitravina Ravikiran alt Download alt Download alt Download

Level 2

S.No Songs Audio
Mp3
Carnatic Notations Western Notations
1 Evvari Bodhana (Varnam) – Abogi, Adi, Patnam Subramanya Iyer alt Download alt Download alt Download
2 Ninnukori (Varnam) – Vasantha, Adi, Tachur Singarachari alt Download alt Download alt Download
3 Sara Sara – Kunthalavarali, Adi, Thyagaraja alt Download alt Download alt Download
4 Shri Gananadham - Ishamanohari, Rupakam, Muthuswamy Dikshithar alt Download alt Download alt Download
5 Shri Guruguha – Shuddha Saveri/ Devakriya, Rupakam, Muthuswamy Dikshithar alt Download alt Download alt Download

Finale Song

S.No Songs Audio
Mp3
Carnatic Notations Western Notations
1 Ragithandhera – Nadanamakriya, Adi, Purandaradasa alt Download alt Download alt Download