Featured in the video is the vocal recital of a Swathi composition by the artiste Sri. Sanjay Subrahmanyan at the Swathi Sangeethotsavam (Swathi Music Festival) held in Kerala. The performance is on the Keerthana: Sri Paripalayamam…, Raaga: Reethigowla, Taala: Roopakam. Accompanying him is Sri. Nagai Muraleedharan on the Violin, Sri. P. Satheesh Kumar on the Mridangam, Sri. Manjoor Unnikrishnan on the Ghatam and Sri. Payyannur T. Govindaprasad on the Morsingh or Jew’s Harp.
The Swathi Sangeethotsavam or Swathi Music Festival is a week-long festival of music celebrating the compositions of Maharaja Swathi Thirunal. The festival is held in the month of January every year in the courtyard of Kuthira Malika Palace at East Fort, Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala, India. Swathi Kritis are jewels of compositions in the Carnatic music world.
Sri. Sanjay Subrahmanyan born in Chennai is a Carnatic Music singer of India. He has performed in many concerts in India and overseas and has also been awarded for his excellence.