“Singing Violin” at Mount Fort Academy

The legendary violinist Padma Bhushan N Rajam, accompanied by Pt Vinod Lele on Tabla and Prashant Mishra on violin performed in the SPIC MACAY conducted a musical event in the premises of the Mount Fort Academy, on Friday.

The students who attended the programme have enjoyed it. Some said it was enchanting, for some it was the first experience to her sweet performance. N Rajam, the “Singing violin” as the music lover worldwide calls her, had been taught by father and she practiced raga under the guidance of Musiri Subramania Iyer and Pandit Omkarnath Thakur. She bagged many awards till date including Padma Bhushan, Sangeet Natak Academy Award and Academy Ratna.

She had also performed at Rashtriya Anusandhan Vidhyalaya, Instruments Research and Development Establishment, Doon Business School, Selaqui, Lal Bahadur Shastri National Apart from a musical career Rajam also served as Dean of the Faculty of Performing Arts at BHU.

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