November 22, 2016

Carnatic Music Legend Dr.M Balamuralikrishna passed away

World renowned Carnatic musician Dr.M Balamuralikrishna died on Tuesday (22-Nov-2016) at Chennai, he was 86. He was awarded the Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri for his contribution towards music. He has received National Film Awards for Best Male Playback Singer (1976) and Best Music Direction (1987).

Carnatic Music Legend Dr.M Balamuralikrishna passed away

He was one of the direct descendant of the Great Tyagaraja, the young Balamuralikrishna learned Carnatic Music from him at the age of eight.

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