Academy classes on Carnatic Vocal, Harmonium and Mridangam

SYAMA welcomes new tutors for Carnatic Vocal/Keyboard and Mridangam

Karthik Balasubramaniam (Vocal/Harmonium/Keyboard) is a product of the renowned Kalakshetra. He has a Post-diploma and has also worked at Kalakshetra and at Art Links India as music tutor. He has performed full-length music concerts widely in India and abroad. He has also performed Namasankeertanam events in Singapore, Kuwait and other places. Karthik has provided vocal support for many senior vocalists in India. At ArtLinks Chennai, he has groomed more than 3000 children in over 100 schools in Carnatic music lessons. Karthik teaches children using innovative ideas such as Quiz, worksheets and cartoons.

Guru Harish (Mridangam) is a disciple of Thanjai Natarajan, Sri Kumbakonam Saravanan and Sri E.M. Subramaniam. He is currently on advanced mridangam technique tutelage under Kalaimamani Sri Srimushnam Raja Rao. Has accompanied Kalaimamani Sri O.S.Thyagarajan, Shrimati Girija Ramaswamy and Krithika Bharadhwaj in their Harikatha performances. Harish holds a mridanga vidwan diploma from the Tamilnadu music collecge, and has accompanied numerous performers leading Bhajan Artistes like Sri O.S. Sundar and Sri Erode Rajamani.