Aswathi Thirunal Rama Varma Aswathi Thirunal Rama Varma, also known as Prince Rama Varma, is a South Indian classical musician, a performing vocalist, veena player, teacher at the Rotterdam Conservatory of Music and ...
B. Sasikumar B. Sasikumar is a noted Carnatic music violinist, musician, teacher, composer and writer from Kerala, South India.
B. Shankar Rao B. Shankar Rao is an Indian flautist who specializes in classical carnatic music.
Chembai Vaidyanatha Bhagavatar Chembai Vaidyanatha Bhagavatar (Malayalam: ചെമ്പൈ വൈദ്യനാഥ ഭാഗവതര്, Tamil: செம்பை வைத்யநாத பாகவதர்) was a Carnatic music singer from Palakkad (state of Kerala, India).
Cherukuri srisailam Cherukuri Srisailam was the most reputed nadaswaram artist of Bapatla town which is in Guntur district.
Chitti Babu Chitti Babu (October 13, 1936 - February 9, 1996) was a renowned classical musician from India, and arguably one of the greatest Veena artistes, in the Carnatic Music genre of South India, who b...
Chitti Babu (musician) Chitti Babu (October 13, 1936 - February 9, 1996) was a renowned classical musician from India, and arguably one of the greatest Veena artistes, in the Carnatic Music genre of South India, who b...
Haripad Murukadas Haripad V. Murukadas (Malayalam: ഹരിപ്പാട് മുരുകദാസ്) (born 15 May 1971) is an Indian carnatic musician in the wind instrument Nadaswaram.
Jyotsna Srikanth Jyotsna Srikanth is an Indian violinist and composer, performing Carnatic music and Western classical music.
K S Narayanaswamy K S Narayanaswamy, (born Koduvayur Sivarama Narayanaswamy, கொடுவயூர் சிவராம நாராயணஸ்வாமி ; 27 September 1914 - 1999) was a Carnatic veena exponent of the Thanjavur style, in which nuances...
K. Bhaskaran K. Bhaskaran is an Indian Carnatic music flautist.
K. S. Narayanaswamy K. S. Narayanaswamy, (born Koduvayur Sivarama Narayanaswamy, கொடுவயூர் சிவராம நாராயணஸ்வாமி ; 27 September 1914 - 1999) was a Carnatic veena exponent of the Thanjavur style, in which nuanc...
Kadri Gopalnath Dr. Kadri Gopalnath (born 11 December 1949) is an Indian saxophonist and one of the pioneers of Carnatic music on the saxophone.
Kalpakam Swaminathan Kalpakam Swaminathan (15 August 1922 – 6 April 2011) was a vainika (veena player) of Carnatic music.
Karaikudi Mani Karaikudi Mani (born as Ganapathy Subramanyam on September 11, 1945 in Karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, India) is an Indian percussionist, primarily adept in the mridangam.
Kumbakonam Rajamanickam Pillai Kumbakonam Rajamanickam Pillai (கும்பகோணம் ராஜமாணிக்கம் பிள்ளை), 5 August 1898 - 1970 was a Carnatic music violinist of Tamil Nadu, Southern India.
Kunnakudi Vaidyanathan Kunnakudi Vaidyanathan (March 2, 1935 – September 8, 2008) was an Indian classical music violinist.
L. Athira Krishna Aathira Krishna - Hailed as the New Queen of Indian Classical Violin and Violin Princess AATHIRA is an Internationally acclaimed Prodigy Violinist of the present generation from India .Hailing f...
L. Shankar Lakshminarayana Shankar, also known as L. Shankar and Shenkar, is an Indian-born American violinist, singer and composer.
L. Subramaniam Dr. Lakshminarayana Subramaniam (born 23 July 1947) is an acclaimed Indian violinist, composer and conductor, trained in the classical Carnatic music tradition and Western classical music, and r...
Lalgudi Jayaraman Lalgudi Gopala Iyer Jayaraman (லால்குடி கோபால ஐயர் ஜெயராமன்) (September 17, 1930 – April 22, 2013) was a well-known and award-winning Indian Carnatic violinist, vocalist and composer.
M. Chandrasekaran M. Chandrasekaran is an eminent Carnatic classical violinist from Chennai (formerly Madras), Tamil Nadu.
M. Narmadha M. Narmadha is an Indian violinist in the Carnatic and Hindustani traditions.
M. S. Gopalakrishnan M.S. Gopalakrishnan, aka MSG, (10 June 1931 – 3 January 2013) was a violinist in the field of Carnatic music.
Mangalam Muthuswami Mangalam Muthuswami (1937–2007) was one of the notable vainikas in recent times.
Mangalam Muthuswamy Mangalam Muthuswamy (1937–2007) was one of the notable vainikas in recent times.
Mannargudi Easwaran Mannargudi Easwaran (மன்னார்குடி ஈஸ்வரன்) (born April 1, 1947) is a leading contemporary mridangam player and Carnatic musician.
Narayan Iyengar Indian Carnatic musician K S Narayana Iyengar (January 25, 1903-January 11, 1959) was a master of the South Indian instrument, the chitravina (also known as the gotuvadyam).
Nedumangad Sivanandan Ragaratnam Nedumangad Sivanandan (V. Sivanandan Nair) (born 30 June 1935) is an eminent violinist in the Carnatic tradition of India, who has been in the forefront of both teaching of the carna...
Neralattu Rama Poduval Neralattu Rama Poduval or Njaralathu Rama Poduval (1921–1996) was an exponent of the ashtapadi/sopanam music form practised in Kerala in southern India.
Nirmala Rajasekar Nirmala Rajasekar is an Indian Saraswati veena player in the Carnatic music style.
Sukumar prasad Sukumar Prasad is a South Indian guitarist who was the first Carnatic musician to play the south Indian musical art form of Carnatic music on the electric guitar.
Sundaram Balachander Sundaram Balachander (எஸ். பாலச்சந்தர்) (January 18, 1927 – April 13, 1990), born in Madras was an Indian self-taught veena player.
T. N. Krishnan Trippunithura Narayana Krishnan (born 6 October 1928) is a Carnatic music violinist.
T. N. Sivakumar Thalainayar Narayanaswamy Sivakumar (T. N. Sivakumar) (டீ.என்.
T. R. Mahalingam (flautist) Tiruvidaimarudur Ramaswamy Mahalingam (November 6, 1926—May 31, 1986) affectionately known as Mali, was a flautist who revolutionized the style of flute-playing in Carnatic music.
T. Ranganathan Tanjore Ranganathan (b. Madras, India, March 13, 1925; died December 22, 1987) was a Carnatic musician specializing in percussion instruments, particularly the mridangam.
T. V. Gopalakrishnan Tirupanithurai Viswanatha Gopalakrishnan is a Carnatic and Hindustani musician from Chennai.
T. Viswanathan Tanjore Viswanathan (b. Madras, India, August 13, 1927; d. Hartford, Connecticut, United States, September 10, 2002) was a Carnatic musician specializing in the Carnatic flute and voice.
T.N. Rajarathnam Pillai Thiruvavaduthurai Thirumarugal Natesapillai Rajarathinam Pillai (Tamil: T N ராஜரத்தினம் பிள்ளை (27 August 1898 – 12 December 1956) was a Carnatic musician in South India, a Nadaswaram maestro an...
V. Dakshinamoorthy Venkateswaran Dakshinamoorthy (വി ദക്ഷിണാമൂര്ത്തി ; 9 December 1919 – 2 August 2013) was a veteran carnatic musician and music director of Malayalam, Tamil and Hindi films, predominantly in Mal...
V. Ramarathnam V. Ramarathnam (1917–2008) was a Carnatic musician, author, teacher and composer.
V. Selvaganesh V. Selvaganesh is an Indian percussionist working in the Carnatic tradition and one of the leading kanjira (south Indian frame drum) player of his generation.
V. V. Ravi Vadakkanchery Veeraraghava Ravi is an Indian classical music violinist.
V.V. Ravi Vadakkanchery Veeraraghava Ravi is an Indian classical music violinist.
Veenai Dhanammal Veenai Dhanammal (வீணை தனம்மாள்) (1867–1938) was a highly accomplished Carnatic musician, and the torchbearer of the school of Carnatic music that goes by her name.
Veene Sheshanna Veene Sheshanna (ವೀಣೆ ಶೇಷಣ್ಣ) (1852-1926) was an exponent of the Veena, an Indian string instrument, which he played in the classical Carnatic music style.
Vellore G. Ramabhadran Vellore G. Ramabhadran (August 4, 1929 - February 27, 2012) was a Mridangam artiste from Tamil Nadu, India.
Vittal Ramamurthy Vittal Ramamurthy (Kannada : ವಿಟ್ಟಲ್ ರಾಮಮೂರ್ತಿ) is a leading and popular violinist in the Carnatic music tradition of South India.