the carnatic violin
The Carnatic Violin (Kriyative World Music KWM-100628-1) is a presentation of Carnatic music – a classical music tradition of India – performed on the violin by T. N. Krishnan (bio), India’s preeminent virtuoso.
This compact disc is a state of the art recording of nearly 75 minutes of beautiful music that represents the highest expression of this ancient art form. T. N. Krishnan is the foremost practitioner of this tradition and has been performing and promoting Carnatic music all over the world for the past six decades. He is joined on this recording by his son Sriram Krishnan (bio), an up and coming musician in his own right, and Trichy Sankaran (bio), a master exponent of the Mridangam (Indian percussion instrument). Take a look inside The Carnatic Violin, or visit our retailer's web site to hear samples from the album and purchase a copy.