Mangalore, 29 Sept 2013: Akashvani Sangeeta Sammelan - 2013 was organized by All India Radio, Mangalore and presented 2 concerts at Town Hall, here on Saturday September 28 evening.
In the first concert, Vidhushi Kolkatta Padmavathi Saranathan presented Carnatic Classical vocal. Violin support was given by S Ishwara Varma and Kolkatta S Aravind supported in Mrudangam. Ghatam support was given by N H P Rajarajan, Thiruvananthpuram. She starts with chakravaka raga, Tyagaraja lyric, rupak tala, then presented Vandanadharini raga, Adi tala, G S Balasubramanyam Lyric and ends with Chandrakoumsa raga, Purandaradasara lyric –'Kandena Govindana'. She bagged CCRT scholarship by the government of India at the age of seventeen and is serving as 'A' grade artiste in All India Radio. All the programmes were appreciated by audience.