The Academy Of Indian Music & Cultural Studies, Australia
Sruthi Laya Kendra (Aust) School Of Indian Classical Music
Congratulations to¬† Ravi Ravichandhira on receiving the¬†Medal of the
Order of Australia (OAM)¬†for his services to the Arts.
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Ravi M Ravichandhira’s ¬†Profile….
AUSTRALIA DAY 2012 HONOURS LIST …
Some of Mathiaparanam¬† (Ravi)¬† Ravichandhira highlights:
Founder¬† and¬† Artistic¬† Director,¬† The Academy of Indian Music and Cultural Studies Australia, since 1984.
Co-ordinator: Guru Kaaraikkudi Mani’s Sruthi-laya Kendra (Aust) since 1992
Artistic¬† Director,¬† Tyagaraja Trinity Festival of Indian Music, Melbourne, held annually for nearly 25 years.
Visiting Lecturer, University of Madras, India.
Sessional Lecturer, Monash University.
Musical¬†¬† collaborator¬† with¬† the¬† Australian¬† Art¬† Orchestra¬† in¬† creating cross-cultural¬†¬† musical¬†¬† opportunities¬†¬† between¬† Indian¬† and¬† Australian musicians,¬† composers¬† and¬† audiences;¬† mentor,¬† adviser,¬† facilitator¬† and performer.
Peer¬† Adviser,¬† Music Board of the Australia Council for the Arts, 1999 and 2005.
Former¬† Member,¬† Performing¬† Arts¬† and¬† Arts Management Advisory Committee, AsiaLink, University of Melbourne.
Instigator¬† and¬† Producer,¬† Radio Station 3MBS FM; former Presenter, Indian music program Ragas and Rhythms.
Australia’s¬† first Carnatic instrumental CD, “Rhythms & Ragas” of Ravi with some¬† of India‚Äôs most highest awardees and the most leading artists Lalgudi G Jayaraman, N Ramani, U Shrinivas and E Gayathri, was released in May 1996 and received wide critical acclaim.
Approved ‚ÄėA‚Äô Grade Artist of All India Radio and TV, India;¬†Honours Degree in Civil Engineering from the City University, London.¬†Obtained Corporate membership of the IE Aust in 1983.
Ravi M Ravichandhira OAM, Narmatha Ravichandhira & The TYME Committee
are honoured to invite you for the opening of the 2012 concert season
and to join us for light refreshments afterwards.
Saturday 11 of February 2012 6pm¬†¬†@ Kel Watson Theatre¬†
Part 1:Violin Solo Recital
Sangeetha Vidwan Smt Thanathevy Mithradeva of Canada¬†
[Senior disciple of Sangeetha Kalanidhi Prof T N Krishnan & ¬†
Sangeetha Kalanibuna Prof M S Anadaraman]