Sri Neyveli R Santanagopalan is an acclaimed senior musician steeped in traditional classicism. Renowned for rendering effective concerts couched in Bhakti and Bhava, he skillfully elevates music to the pedestrian of divine life philosophy. His excellent theoretical depth with expensive research of the best approaches makes him a distinctive musicologist. This multifaceted and versatile singer is also proficient at playing the Veena and percussion instruments with strengths in Laya exposition. Sri Neyveli Santanagopalan hails from a culturally strong family and was initiated into music by his mother Smt. Jayalakshmi Ammal and he further had rigorous Gurukula Vasa training under Shri TN Seshagopalan. A recipient of several laurels, titles and awards, he has performed extensively in several countries across the world.
Shri S Varadarajan Violin
Shri Umayalapuram Mali Mridangam
Shri BS Purushothaman Khanjira
(This is a contribution from AIR, Chennai and was recorded on 27th August, 2012)