Suma is the foremost exponent of the Veena in her generation of Musicians. A very rare blend of the classical conservatism with a belief in evolving to the present, her range of work has extended from the scholarly to performances of immaculate skill and creative contours. Keen on making a global presence Suma’s works of experimentation have been applauded all over the world. Her recent contribution to the world of music is her own new innovation ‘The Tarangini Veena’ which has made a tremendous impact in the music circles.
She is honored with ‘Rajyotsava Award’ from the Government of Karnataka, ‘Kalaimamani’ award from Tamilnadu Government, Ganakalabhushana from Karnataka Gana Kala Parishat® and Central ‘Sangeet Natak Akademi Award’ for the year 2017.
An undying amount of energy, inspiration and dedication find Suma entrenched today deeply within her, various roles as a classical soloist, a contemporary composer, cultural activist, administrator, teacher, organizer and performer, where she integrates these roles for the faith of music in her journey of artistic explorations.
It is her determination to not only be an adept and successful performer but to be part of the movement in the cause of music and that’s what gave her the impetus to take up official positions in various organizations. She is the Director – Outreach, Indian Music Experience Trust, Bangalore, a member of Academy Of Music, Chowdaiah Memorial Hall, Bangalore
On 25th Nov Dr Suma Sudhindra will be conducting a workshop on Carnatic Veena, for details contact 07951337986.
£11.23 – £32.57