Team Rhapsody

Founder


Anil Srinivasan

Anil Srinivasan is a classical pianist who trained both in India and the United States. He has recorded and performed with many eminent musicians including U Srinivas, John McLaughlin, Daniel Tetlow, Unnikrishnan, Aruna Sairam and Chitravina Ravikiran among others. Madhirakshi, his maiden conceptual effort using the Carnatic voice with the classical piano and recorded with Sikkil Gurucharan had a tremendous impact in the Indian classical music world and resulted in four highly acclaimed albums. In addition, Anil's work is featured on twelve other albums. He performs regularly in India and abroad, and has come to be associated with an entirely contemporary classical sound of his own design, combining the best of both Indian and Western classical influences. In addition, Anil holds an M Phil in management from Columbia University. He is a highly acclaimed columnist on music, and as an entrepreneur, he has already been associated with music education missions in schools. Anil was given the coveted national honour from the Sangeet Natak Akademi for creative and experimental music in 2010 and has since been a featured speaker at prestigious forums such as TED INDIA and the THINK forums, in addition to being an invited artist-in-residence at some of the most prestigious conservatories across the world.


Principal Faculty

Dr. Sudha Raja

Dr. Sudha Raja holds a doctorate in Indian Music from the University of Madras. She has been training school groups and communities in choral singing & Indian Carnatic Music for the past 2 decades. She regularly conducts workshops and presentations to students in India and abroad on various aspects of music training and performance.

Team Rhapsody

Directors

K S Sudhakar

K S Sudhakar is an entrepreneur across several diverse sectors including real estate, software and allied technology and the cultural industries. With a Bachelor's degree in Engineering and also a Master’s in Science from University of Texas, US has served several U.S based companies in various capacities. Abundant exposure to diverse business environments at home and abroad has groomed him into a fine leader with a keen eye for new business opportunities. Has been heading the operations for the past 5 years under the stewardship of his father, K. Swaminathan.

V Kalyansundar

V Kalyansundar is an entrepreneur with extensive experience in core infrastructure and construction projects. With an MBA from IIM Calcutta, he has worked in companies including HCL, The Sanmar Group etc. before setting up Techsol Engineers.

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