Carnatic Tradition

  • Abhishek Raghuram - Various Compositions

    Watch this mesmerising performance from the 2014 Darbar Festival that had the audience in raptures.

  • Mysore Brothers - Raag Charukeshi

    One of India’s greatest violinist duo, the Mysore Brothers, performed for the first time at the 2012 Darbar Festival and this Raag Charukeshi provides a rare opportunity to hear the evocative sounds of their violins.

  • Jyotsna Shrikanth - Raag Bahudari

    In this performance from the 2010 Jyotsna Shrikanth delighted the audience with a rendition of Raag Bahudari.

  • Aruna Sairam - Raag Shanmukhapriya

    Aruna Sairam is one of the leading voices to emerge from the Carnatic tradition. This Shanmukhpriya blew the audience away at the 2009 Darbar Festival. Accompanying Aruna in this amazing performance are Jyotsna Shrikanth on violin, Patri Satish Kumar on mridangam and RN Prakash on ghatam.

  • Rajhesh Vaidya – Raag Kafi Espresso

    Rajhesh Vaidhya was born into a rich musical environment which has cultivated his unique style on the Veena. He inherited his indigenous talents from his father Sri.K.M. Vaidyanathan, a stalwart both in mridangam and ghatam. Apart from his blistering speed, his performances are distinguished by h...

  • Ganesh & Kumaresh - Raag Abheri/Bhimpalasi

    The brother’s refreshingly original content and style are on full display in this performance from the 2009 Darbar Festival.

  • Chitraveena Ravikiran - Raag Shanmukhapriya

    This performance of Raag Shankmukhpriya is a great example of Chitraveena Ravikiran's unique talent.

  • Abhishek Raghuram - Ragam Thanam Pallavi

    Absolutely thrilling second part of the stirring Abhishek Raghuram's concert at the 2014 Darbar Festival

  • Aruna Sairam - Raag Simhendramadhyamam

    Watch the inimitable Aruna Sairam's electrifying performance from the 2016 Darbar Festival

  • Ranjani & Gayatri - Ragam Thanam Pallavi

    Ranjani & Gayatri at the 2017 Ravenna Festival in Italy

  • Malladi Brothers

    Watch the thrilling Malladi brothers fantastic performance at the 2018 Darbar Festival

  • Shashank Subramanyum

    Watch Shashank's electrifying performance from the 2014 Darbar Festival