Sangeet Samarpan- 2013,by Pt. Ramesh Narayan
A tapasya embodiying the sprit and essence of Hindustani Classical Music, from 19th Jan - 20th Jan of 2013, at FTII,Pune, Maharashtra, India.
With the blessings of Padmavibhushan Sangeet Martand Pandit Jasraj ji, Pandit Ramesh Narayan ji, senior disciple of guruji wishes to present 'SANGEET SAMARPAN- 2013', a 36-hour long continuous vocal recital of Hindustani Classical Music in accordance with the samayachakra of ragas, on the 19th and 20th of January, 2013, as part of the celebrations of 100 years of Indian Cinema, at the Film and Television Institute of India, Pune. He had already achieved international acclaim by rendering a 30-hour long vocal recital of Hindustani Classical Music at the Soorya International Music Festival at Thiruvananthapuram, in the year 1994. 'Sangeet Samarpan 2013' is dedicated to the paramgurus and legends of the past and present, of Indian and world music, as well as other art forms, world literature, science and social reform. It is for the first time in history that an event of such a magnitude is being held for this cause, embodying the spirit and essence of Hindustani Classical Music.
Artists and dignitaries from all over the world are invited to attend this historic event, which would be inaugurated and witnessed by Pt. Jasraj ji himself. Renowned artists like Dr. Yella Venkateshwar Rao, Shri. Hariharan, Shri. Shankar Mahadevan and many other exponents of Indian and world music are expected to be present for this highly anticipated event.
The venue of this marvellous musical fair will be the premises of Shantaram pond, Film and Television Institute Campus, Pune, named after Swargeeya Shri. V. Shantaram ji, the legendary film maker of early Indian cinema, founder of Prabhath Film Company, Pune, a highly revered film personality remembered for his remarkable attempts to bring social awareness through films like "Dr. Kotnis Ki Amar Kahani", "Do Aankhen Barah Haath", "Jhanak Jhanak Payal Baje", etc., and who also had shown great interest in Indian music. It is worth mentioning in this context that today the Film and Television Institute is situated in the former premises of Prabhath Film Company. This venue is of special significance to Pt. Ramesh Narayan ji and his parampoojya guruji Sangeet Martand Pt. Jasraj ji, who is also the son-in-law of Shri. V. Shantaram ji.
The event is jointly organized by Pandit Motiram Narayan Sangeet Vidyalay, Kerala, Uthradam Thirunal Marthanda Varma Foundation and Kerala Tourism, Department of Tourism, Kerala in association with Film and Television Institute of India, Pune. Accomplished musicians Pandit Aditya Narayan Banerjee, Pandit Ravi Chary, Shri. Mukund Petkar, Shri. Shubh Maharaj, Shri. Jayan Malamari, Shri. Koustav Sarkar, Shri. Milind Kulkarni, Shri. Sandeep Banerjee, Shri. Keshav Joshi, Shri. Arnab Mukherjee, Shri. Keshav Joshi, Shri. Satish Kolli, Shri. Rajiv Tambe and other renowned musicians from various parts of the world would render support to Pandit Ramesh Narayan for his endeavour.
Film and Television Institute India, Pune.
Time : 5.00. 19/01/2013 - 6.00 PM, 20/01/2013
Jointly organised by Pandit Motiram Narayan Sangeet Vidyalay, Kerala & Uthradam Thirunal Marthand Varma Maharaja.
Please contact Mr. Ramadasan +91-9049481124, Mr. Wazeem Raja +9388225893,or FTII main gate for free passes.
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Navaratri Arts Festival on Sunday, October 14th, 2012
GLEN OAKS MIDDLE SCHOOL PS115,
80-51 261ST QUEENS, NY 11004,
[ENTRANCE ON 262ND ST]
Time : 2.00 PM - 5.00 PM
A Meditative Ensemble with Pt. Ramesh Narayan on Friday, October 13th, 2012
Indian Cultural Society, New Jersey. 714 Preakness Ave, Wayne, NJ 07470
Time : 4.30 PM
organised by Yaman Art Foundation.
Please Contact : Arpita Gupta 973 919 0724, Dipali Shah 732 648 1096, FOR RSVP Please email : email@example.com
Live Concert on Sunday, September 30th 2012
Chinmay Rameshwaram 14451,
Franklin Ave, Tustin,CA-92780
Time 6.00 PM - 8.00 PM
organised by Kalanjali Chinmaya Mission, LA
Dates confirmed for US tour
The dates for Pandit Ramesh Narayan's tour of the United States of America has been confirmed for the following venues:
Los Angeles - 30th September, 2012
Philadelphia - 6th October, 2012
New York - 13th October, 2012
Kerala State Television Awards 2012
Pandit Ramesh Narayan has won the award for 'Best Music Director' at the Kerala State Television Awards 2012, for his music score for the short film 'Choodu'. This was announced by Hon. Minister for Forest, Sports and Cinema Shri. K. B. Ganesh Kumar.
Sangeet Mahayogi title conferred to Pandit Ramesh Narayan
Pandit Ramesh Narayan conferred the title of 'Sangeet Mahayogi'
by Uthradom Thirunal Marthanda Varma Foundation , on the occasion of its 17th Gurupoornima Celebrations at the Sree Krishnavilasom Palace, Levy Hall, Trivandrum, Kerala, held 28th of July, 2012.
17th Gurupoornima 2012
17th Gurupoornima Celebrations 2012, held as part of Navati celebrations of H.H. Uthradam Thirunal Marthanda Varma Maharaja, & Maharaja Swati Thirunal's 200 birthday Celebrations, arranged by Pandit Motiram Narayan Sangeet Vidyalay, Trivandrum & Uthradam Thirunal Marthanda Varma Foundation.
Bhadra Deepam by Sree Padmanabhadasa H H Uthradam Thirunal Marthanda Varma Maharaja.
Musical Offerings By: Dr.Yella Venkateswar Rao, Pt.Arvind Kumar Azad, Pt. Ravi Chary, Ustad Nasir khan, Pt.Ramesh Narayan & disciples.
Titles Offered on this occasion :
Pt. Ramesh Narayan ji conferred the title of "Sangeet Mahayogi' from Uthradom Thirunal Marthanda Varma Foundation.
Dr. Yella Venkateswar Rao ji conferred the title of "Sur Taal Samrat' from Pandit Motiram Narayan Sangeet Vidyalay, Trivandrum, Kerala.
Pt. Arvind Kumar Azad conferred the title of 'Taal Chintamani' from Pandit Motiram Narayan Sangeet Vidyalay, Trivandrum, Kerala.
Pt. Ravi Chary conferred the title of 'Naad Chintamani' from Pandit Motiram Narayan Sangeet Vidyalay, Trivandrum, Kerala.
Ustad. Nasir Khan conferred the title of 'Sur Chintamani' from Pandit Motiram Narayan Sangeet Vidyalay, Trivandrum, Kerala.
Vijay Sursen conferred the title of 'Acharya' from Pandit Motiram Narayan Sangeet Vidyalay, Trivandrum, Kerala.
Vinay Ramdasan conferred the title of 'Sangeet Prathibha' from Pandit Motiram Narayan Sangeet Vidyalay, Trivandrum, Kerala. On this memorable occasion We congratulate you on having achieved
the distinction of B High Grade Vocalist of
All India Radio at the young age of twenty.
Received Vakdevatha Puraskar 2012, Mumbai
Soorya Mansoon Festival 2012
Mridhu Malhar Fusion Concert in Dubai
Pandit Ramesh Narayan perfoming live at Sheikh Rashid Auditorium on 1st June 2012 at 7pm. Renowned artists Gayatri, Madhuvanti, Madhushree, Ravi Chari, Prafulla Athalye, Prakash Ulliyeri, Josy, Shomi, Bennett will be sharing the stage with him.
Naimisharanyam - 20th Establishment Celebrations
Pandit Ramesh Narayan's hindustani gurukul gidyalaya Kannur chapter inauguration by Ministers K. C. Joseph & Shri. K. P. Mohanan followed by concert also.
Date & time: 28th Jan 2012, 5.00 pm.
Venue: Broadbean Hotels, Thavakkara bus stand, Kannur.
"Received Kerala Sangeet Natak Academy Award" 2012 for Indian Classical Music
Thiruvananthapuram, Tuesday, 10 January 2012: The Kerala Sangeeta Nataka Akademi has announced its fellowships and awards for 2011 here on Tuesday
The winners of the awards are: Remesh Narayanan (Vaipattu), Margi Madhu, Kelath Aravindaksha Marar (Parambarya kala), Enjakkat Ramachandran (Kathakali)
Guruvayoor Gopi (Nadaswaram), Selma George (light music) and Sreenarayanapuram Appumarar (Chenda).
All India Hindustani Sangeet Shibir 2011
A workshop on Hindustani classical music has been organized jointly by "Pandit Motiram Narayan Sangeeth Vidyalay" of 'Mewati Swathi Gharana' and Sathya Sai Orphanage Trust Kerala at Thonnakal Sathyasai village, on 23rd, 24th, 25th in the coming month of December. The maestro 'Pandit Ramesh Narayan' of 'mewati swathi Gharana' will be leading the workshop in ethnic Gurukul style with a team of renowned musicians which includes 'Aditya narayanan Banerjee kolkotta, disciple of tabla legend 'Pandit Swapan Choudhary' , on various fields of the Hindustani classical music. The importance of riyaz (practice) in the morning and evening, 'chilla' and 'taan rendering', time theory of raga rendering etc will be explained in this shibir. Those with passion, curiosity or just an urge for Hindustani Classical can attend this workshop. Certificates will be issued for the same. The workshop which will be held for three days will be absolutely free, providing free accommodation and food facilities' in the Sathyasai village itself.
Those interested are required to contact in the address given below with a handwritten application letter along with their bio data.
Pandit Motiram Narayan Sangeeth Vidayaly
Poojappura,Trivandrum - 12
Soorya Festival Calicut 3 October 2011
Veeraputran Studio Recording in Mumbai
Mridumalhar Live Concert 7th August, 2011, Sunday
An Evening Of Malayalam Ghazals and Khayals Composed and Sung by Pandit Ramesh Narayan
Venue: JT Perfoming Arts Center, Tripunithura, Cochin
Time: 7:00 pm
Concert in New York on 17th July, 2011
Venue: Community Center - 143-09 Holly Ave, Flushing, NY 11355, The Hindu Temple Society of North America
Time: 5:00 pm
On Sunday 26th June 2011 at Vylopilly Sanskriti Bhavan, Thiruvananthapuram
Pt.Ram Kumar Mishra - Tabla Solo
Dr. T.V.Gopalakrishnan - Hindusthani Vocal Concert
Madhuvanti Narayan & Madhusree Narayan - Ghazal
Vinay Ramdas - Vocal Concert
Mohan Kumar - Vocal Concert
Pandit Ramesh Narayan - Vocal Concert
Gurupoornima celebrations 2011:
The Gurupoornima Celebrations will be held on 25th June 2011 at Anantha Hall, Hotel Pankaj, Thiruvananthapuram
Bhadra Deepam by Sree Padmanabhadasa H H Uthradam Thirunal Marthanda Varma Maharaja.
Musical Offerings By: Dr.T.V.Gopalakrishnan, Pt.Ramkumar Mishra, Pt.Ramesh Narayan & disciples