Mr. P. NATARAJAN M.A, M.Phil., in Music
Lecturer in Music from 1996.

OBJECTIVE :

To seed the Tamil Classical Music through education and world of Fine Arts.

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION :

• M.Phil in Music
• MFA in Music
• B.A. in Indian Music
• T.T.C. in Indian Music
• Sangeetha Bhushana in Vocal Music
• Studied 15 years in Gurukula Education and trained in vocal under Sri S.V.Parthasarathy ‘A’ Grade in AIR.
• ‘B’ high grade in Light Music Vocal in AIR, Pudhucherry.

WORKING EXPERIENCE IN COLLEGE EDUCATION :

• Working as lecturer in Vocal Music at Kalai Kaviri College of Fine Arts, since 1994.
• Now working as Assistant Professor and HOD, Department of Music.
• More than 17 years experience in Vocal Music.
• Guided 5 students for M.A. Projects.

PAPER PRESENTATION IN SEMINARS :

• ‘The Role of Instruments in Dance’ in International Seminar at Kalai Kaviri College of Fine Arts.
• ‘Thanjai Periya Koil Kaattum Kalai Cheithigal’ at Thanjavur Tamil University, Department of Music seminar.

ARTICLES PUBLISHED :

• ‘Classifications of Bhakti in Sammandar’s Devaram’
• ‘Cholar Kalathu Nagareekathil Kalai Cheithigal’
• The Role of instruments in Indian Dance.

Composed and sung in the following CD’s / cassettes:

01. Senjiudhayam
02. London Natarajar festival
03. Kurushethra Dance Drama in Norway Project.
04. Silver Jubilee celebration of Judy school, Ooty.
05. Vishnu sahaskara namam
06. Raga Sabariga

Composed and sung in the following Cassettes released by Kalai Kaviri College:

• Then Pa Aniamudhu
• Kannimaigal
• Pudhu oli
• Thedum Vizhigal
• Kadalora Kaviyam
• Deiveegan Yesu
• Nadana Yagam
• Natchathira Ganam
• Meendum pirandhu Vaa
• Bethelahem Kuravanji
• Mudivalla Aarambam
• Isayil Kural
• Vedhathiri Maharishi festival

ACHIEVEMENTS :

• Composed Music for the great book of Kalaignar Karunanidhi ‘Kuralovium’ and have sung in the CD.

• Composed produced and released Tamil devotional songs CD ‘Thirunavukarasarin Potripadalgal’ and ‘Om Namasivaya’.

• Composed Music and have sung for ‘Kutrala Kuravanji’

• Given more the 30 Classical vocal concerts for Natya Arangetram in Tamil Nadu and in other states.

• a) Have written notation for more than 1200 classical songs.
b) Composed music for more than 500 songs.

• A Music trip to abroad countries like Denmark, Norway, Germany and Sweden as a judge for Classical Vocal concerts.

COLLEGE ACTIVITIES :

• Syllabus board member of Kalai Kaviri Off-Campus Programme.

• NSS Programme Co-ordinator in Kalai Kaviri College of Fine Arts since 2009.