Annual festival

Hamsadhwani (Ph: 97909 09567) has organised the following concerts as part of their 23rd annual music and drama festival, to be held at Youth Hostel, Adyar. March 29, 5.15 p.m .: Rahul Narayanan; 6.30 p.m .: S. Sundar (veena). March 30, 6.15 p.m .: T.M. Krishna. March 31, 6.15 p.m .: U. Shrinivas and U. Rajesh (mandolin). April 1, 6.15 p.m .: Hemmige Prasanth. April 4, 6.15 p.m .: Bhavana Iyer.

Anniversary fest

Sri Ariyakkudi in association with K.V. Narayanaswamy Memorial Trust and Sri Krishna Sweets celebrates the 11{+t}{+h}anniversary of Prof. K.V. Narayanaswamy on April 1, 5 p.m., at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore. The programme includes guruvandanam by the students of K.V. Narayanaswamy and Padma Narayanaswamy and Venkatraman’s pravachanam on ‘Kalaiyum Kadavulum.’

Music ensemble

Swara Laya Sangamam, a music programme organised by Swara Laya Fine Trust will be held on March 31, 6.30 p.m., at Sath Sangam Ramanujar Hall, Madipakkam. The programme will feature the music ensemble by Madipakkam P. Suresh (mridangam) with Tiruvarur Swaminathan (flute), Madipakkam A. Murali (ghatam), Melakaveri K. Thyagarajan (violin), Madipakkam A. Gopalakrishnan (ganjira) and Nanganallur P.S. Ramanujam (morsing).

Arangetram

Subiksha Swaminathan ; disciple of Urmila Sathyanarayanan ; Narada Gana Sabha; March 29, 6 p.m .

Sruthi Sridhar ; disciple of Sreedevi Priya Sriram ; Narada Gana Sabha Mini Hall; March 29, 6.30 p.m .

Shavani Sekar ; disciple of Parvathi Ravi Ghantasala ; Smt. Sivagami Pethachi Auditorium; March 29, 6 p.m .

Chitin R. Vaishali ; disciple of Sarayu Sai ; Bharatiya Vidhya Bhavan; March 31, 6 p.m .