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} Dream Team - Violin Maestros 'Mysore Nagaraj & Dr. Manjunath'

Amazingly gifted Violin Maestros Mysore Nagaraj & Dr. Manjunath, the sons and disciples of renowned violinist Sangeetha Vidhya Nidhi & Prof. S. Mahadevappa, were child prodigies who matured quickly to emerge as one of the top ranking violinists in India today. Their exceptional musical talents were first revealed at the tender age of 9 when they stormed into the music world and swept the music lovers & critics off their feet by their extraordinary musical acumen and technical virtuosity. Acclaimed as child prodigies with astonishing musicianship, Nagaraj and Manjunath blossomed into some of the leading instrumentalists in the contemporary musical scene. Their marvelous imagination and technical versatility made them brilliant Violinists in the annals of Carnatic Classical Music.

From child prodigies to trail blazers, captivating audiences & critics alike, The Mysore Brothers have created an unrivalled reputation as star performers in prestigious organizations the world over. Violinists par excellence, Nagaraj and Manjunath hail from the princely city of Mysore and make a formidable violin Duet team. Their performances feature an extraordinary range of musical expressions from the deepest meditations to astonishing virtuosity with outstanding artistic imagination. As critics admit, their concerts are filled with peace, tranquility and exhilaration-the result of superb fingering & bowing techniques that create breathtakingly beautiful melodies.

Manjunath & Nagaraj’s phenomenal combination has been termed a “Dream Team” of two great violin minds with extraordinary musical IQ. The brothers have association with many outstanding musicians from all over the world including topmost western classical and country violinist-Mark Connor, internationally acclaimed composer Jai Uttal, Famous Italian Guitarist Priyo & well known Rock Violin star- Mark wood. The Mysore brothers also have a number of CD albums to their credit. 

They have repeatedly enthralled audiences in USA, Canada, UK, France, Germany, Austria, Japan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, Switzerland, Australia and Gulf countries. Some of the unique performances also include Music concerts at Common Thread Festival in Oregon, USA, All European Cultural Festival in UK, Opera House,Sydney-Concert, Festival of India in London, Royal Charity concert in Kuala Lumpur before the King of Malaysia, concert at Federation square, Melbourne, special concert before His Excellency. Dr. Sam Nujoma, the President of the Republic of Namibia, Concert at Putra world trade centre, Kaula Lampur, Theatre da la villa, Paris and academic workshops/concerts at the University of Delaware, University of Wesleyan, University of Chicago, University of Iowa, University of N. Texas, University of Osaka, Japan, Texas A&M University & University of North Carolina.

Mysore Nagaraj & Dr. Manjunath, one of the most visible cultural ambassadors of India, continue to preserve and spread the rich cultural heritage of Indian classical music, in all its glory.

Website - http://www.violinindia.com/MNM.htm