18.02.2015 Sri Neyveli Santanagopalan Vocal Concert

DSC_3743Starting the concert with a sloka and then varnam Inta Chalamu in Begada raagam , ‘Sangitha Chakravarthi’ Sri Neyveli Santhanagopalan then rendered Sri Mahaganapathi Ravatumam in Gowla raaga. As the main piece of today’s concert he chose Vandanamu Raghunandana in Sahana raagam, taking ‘Vegara Karuna’ for swarakalpana. The keertana was rendered as appealing as its bhava. At the request of audience, he rendered Dwaitamu Sukhama, Adwathamu Sukhamain Reethigowla raagam.He presented Raagam-Tanam-Pallavi in Behag. Finally he rendered Surdas bhajan Krishna Nama Rasana in Sindhubhairavi and concluded with Amba Mohini in Madhyamavathi. The accompanying artistes Sri Rajeev on violin, Sri D S R Murthy on mridangama and Sri P V Ramanamurthy on ghatam presented their skills very aptly to support the vocalist.