Chennaiyil Thiruvaiyaru – the biggest Carnatic music festival ever witnessed in Chennai is an annual affair heralding the music season in Chennai. The event which was held at Kamarajar Arangam from Dec 18th – 25th; saw over 45 eminent personalities from the Carnatic music world performing on stage witnessed by over 75000 audiences. Now you can Watch the entire “TVH – Chennaiyil Thiruvaiyaru powered by Pothys” music festival exclusively on Vijay TV starting from January 3, 2011 airing Monday to Friday at 7 am with a repeat telecast at 5 pm.
In its 6th consecutive year, Chennaiyil Thiruvaiyaru returned with an even bigger line up of stars from the Carnatic Music world and for the first time ever, popular singers from the Film Industry also participated in the event.
Eminent Carnatic Vidhwans & Classical music giants; Sri. T.N. Seshagopalan, Sri. P.S. Narayanaswamy, Sri. Santhana Gopalan, Sri. T.V. Sankaranarayanan, Sri. O.S. Arun, Sri. Udayalur Kalyanaraman, Smt. Sudha Raghunathan, Smt. Nithyashree Mahadevan, , Smt. Shoba Chandrasekar, , Salem Jayashree, Mahathi, Harini, Mahanidhi Shobana, Priya Sisters, S.Sowmya, Sikkil Gurucharan, Sriram Parusaram, Anuradha Sriram, Rajesh Vaidhya, Ganesh Kumaresh, Meenakshi Raghavan among many others were a part of this grand Carnatic music fest.
Popular film singers; the legendary Sri. S P Balasubramaniyam and Sri. P. Unnikrishnan, Smt. Harini have also participated in the event. Musicans of international & national repute like Pt. Shiv Kumar Sharma & Pt. Vishwa Mohan Bhatt gave away performances to a packed house.
On 3rd Jan 2011, Monday; don’t miss the Pancharatna Keerthanaigal performed by over sixty singers. On 04th Jan the performance of Smt. Nithyashree Mahadevan will be aired. On 05th Jan Smt. Sudha Ragunathan, on 06th Jan Sikkil Gurucharan, on 07th Sriram Parasuram & Anuradha Sriram, on 10th Unnikrishnan, on 11th Jan Priya Sisters, on 12th Jan Mahanadhi Shobana, on 13th Jan O.S. Arun and on 14th Jan Harini.
Chennaiyil Thiruvaiyaru Event Stills