2010 Thyagaraja Aradhana Schedule

Dear rasikas and registrants,

The 2010 Aradhana schedule has been published. Please click on the link provided below to make a note of your alloted time window, and those of your favorite performers.


We have made every effort to accommodate your time preference, as indicated in your registration entry. If you have any questions or concerns about your the time window alloted for you, please e-mail us. We will try our best to work with you and accomodate your request. However, there are no guarantees.

It is important to note that those who have not yet registered will be provided an opportunity to perform. The time window we allot for such entries is left to the discretion of the committee. We request you to work with us.

The time slots have been alloted on a first come first serve basis.

Looking forward to your participation and continued support.

Richmond Rasikas Committee

2010 Thyagaraja Aradhana scheduled

May 01st, 2010.
8:00a.m to 8:00p.m
Twin Hickory Club House
Glen Allen, Virginia

Please stay tuned to this post, for more details about this event and the program schedule

Fellow Rasikas,

The dates for the 2010 Thyagaraja Aradhana Celebrations have been announced. We invite one and all to be a part of this years event.If you would like perform during the individual singing sessions please click here to fill out a form.

We look forward to your continued support and cooperation.

Richmond Rasikas Committee.

Mandolin Duet Concert-Apr2009

The Richmond area rasikas were treated to a scintillating mandolin duet concert by Shri U.Shrinivas and U.Rajesh. The popularity of the brothers was very evident from the attendance at this concert. By all accounts, this was probably the largest audience Richmond Rasikas has ever had. Some estimates put it well over 250 people. They put on a great performance.

The following pieces were presented.

01. vanajAkshi - Kalyani Varnam - Ramnad Srinivasa Iyengar
02. gananAyakam -pUrnashadjam - Muthuswami Dikshitar
03. nada sudha rasambilanu -Arabhi - Thyagaraja
04. Edayya gathi - chala nattai - Koteeshwara Iyer
05. Raghuvamsa sudha - kathanakuthoohalam - Patnam Subramania Iyer
06. Ragam Thanam Pallavi - Charukesi
(ragamalika swarams in kanada, sunadavinodhini, abheri, nalinakanthi)
07. nanani paduku - Revathi - Annamayya
08. krishna nee begane - Yamunakalyani - Vyasa Thirtha
09. Govinda - Mishra Ahir Bhairavi - Sai bhajan
10. Venkatachalanilayam - Sindhubhairavi - Purandaradasar
11. Thillana - Madhuvanthi - Lalgudi G. Jayaraman.
12. Mangalam

Please click here for photos from this event. Please click here for more photos from this event, courtesy of Mr. Nishant George.

Rasikas in attendance are kindly requested to leave your comments and feedback about this concert. Please click here for the form.