Srimushnam Raja Rao

Srimushnam Raja Rao

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Srimushnam V. Raja Rao is an Indian mridangam (drum) player. Born in Tamil Nadu, 1955.

Descended from a family of court musicians, he began playing as a child. Subsequently a student of Shri Kumbakonam M. Rajappa Iyer. Trained in Carnatic vocal music with teachers including Sarvashri Papanasam Sivan, Calcutta Krishnamurthy, and Mayuram Vaidyanatha Iyer. Also plays the kanjira (tambourine) and morsing (Jaws harp). Headed the Carnatic Music department at the University of California, Berkeley, USA from 1975-1978. He has won a number of awards and honours including the prestigious Sangeet Natak Akademi award.
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Srimushnam Raja Rao Discography Tracks

Instruments & Performance

0112 S 78 0212 T.R. Mahalingam T.R. Mahalingam - Flute En Concert - Indie Du Sud(2xLP, Album, Box) Stil 0112 S 78 0212 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
ECSD 40523 Master U. Srinivas* Master U. Srinivas* - Live At The Thyaga Brahma Gana Sabha (Vani Mahal) 1984(LP, Album) EMI ECSD 40523 India 1985 Sell This Version
SNCD 75189 U. Srinivas U. Srinivas - Magic Mandolin(CD, Album) Chhanda Dhara SNCD 75189 Germany 1989 Sell This Version
NI 5257, 882 549-909 Dr. N. Ramani* Dr. N. Ramani* - Classical Karnatic Flute(CD, Album) Nimbus Records, Nimbus Records NI 5257, 882 549-909 UK 1990 Sell This Version
CDPLMP EMI 5314 AAd U. Srinivas U. Srinivas - Mandolin All The Way!(CD, Album) EMI CDPLMP EMI 5314 AAd UK & Ireland 1991 Sell This Version
AVM CD 1030 U.Srinivas* U.Srinivas* - Mandolin (Classical Instrumental)(CD, Album) AVM Audio AVM CD 1030 India 1993 Sell This Version
AAMS CD 242 Prasanna Prasanna - Guitar Indian Style(CD, Album) Oriental Records AAMS CD 242 US 1996 Sell This Version
CDW 007 Sanjay Subrahmanyan Sanjay Subrahmanyan - Chakravaham - Ragam Tanam Pallavi(Cass, Album) Charsur Digital Work Station CDW 007 India 1999 Sell This Version
fy 8091 U. Srinivas U. Srinivas - Mandolin Melodies - South Indian Classical Music(CD, Album, RE) Dunya Records fy 8091 Italy 2005 Sell This Version