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‘Glimpse of India’: Veena concert by Geetha Ramanathan Bennett


Featuring Accomplished Vainika, Geetha Bennett

When: August 25, 2012 at 6:00 pm

Location: Intel Hawthorne Farms Auditorium

Event Type: Music Concert

Welcome to the inaugural concert of the 14th season of rasika featuring a veena concert by the renowned vainika, Geetha Bennet, disciple and daughter of the illustrious vocalist Sangeetha Kalanidhi Dr. S Ramanathan.

Geetha has performed extensively in India, the U.S., U.K., Canada, Australia, and Singapore. She was the first veena player to perform in Hong Kong and has appeared in many prestigious venues and series. She has been awarded the highest rank, “A Top” for veena performance by All India Radio/TV for the last ten years. Her performances have been broadcast by Indian National T.V., All India Radio, the Singapore Broadcasting System, and Malaysian Television.

In this concert, Geetha Bennett will be accompanied on the mridangam by Sri. B Vijayan, disciple of Guru Karaikudi Mani. Vijayan is the resident percussion teacher at the rasika School of Music & Arts.

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