National Conference 2011 – Programme Schedule

National Conference on – “Appreciating Indian Classical Music”

Date – 19th and 20th February 2011

Venue – Infosys Hall, RKM School, Bazullah Road, T.Nagar, Chennai -17

Conference Chairperson – Dr.S.A.K.Durga

Co-Chairpersons –Dr.Radha Bhaskar & Dr.Sriram Parasuram

Conference Coordinator – Mudhra Bhaskar

19th February –

4.15pm – High Tea

5p.m to 6p.m – One Raga –One Kriti concert by Gayathri Girish

6.p.m to 6.50p.m – Inauguration of Conference

7.p.m to 9.p.m – Ragam Tanam Pallavi – Lec-dem by Madurai T.N.Seshagopalan

20th February – Lec-dem sessions

9.30 a.m – Opening remarks by Dr.S.A.K.Durga

10a.m to 11a.m – Varnams by Dr.R.S.Jayalakshmi

11a.m to 11.15a.m – Tea Break

11.15a.m to 12.15p.m – Kriti in Karnatic concerts by Seetha Rajan

12.15p.m to 1.15p.m – Raga Alapana by O.S.Thiagarajan

1.15 to 2.00p.m – Lunch

2.00p.m to 3.00p.m – Niraval by Suguna Purushothaman

3.00 p.m to 4.10p.m – Kalpana Swaras by Dr.T.S.Sathyavathi

4.10p.m to 4.30p.m – Tea Break

4.30p.m to 6.00p.m – Aesthetics and style in Hindusthani and Karnatic
Music by
Dr.Sriram Parasuram

6.00p.m to 7.30p.m – Rhythm in Indian Classical Music by Dr.Trichy Sankaran

7.30p.m – Valedictory Function