Music Competition

Smt. Anasuya Srinivas Memorial
Purandara Daasara Kriti Music Competition

Note: The Preliminary/Selection round originally scheduled for 21 November is cancelled. Participants should attend the workshop on 25 December and the competition on 1 Jan 2022.

By the Grace of Purandara Vittala and Daasaru, the 14th Annual Purandara Daasa Krithi Music Competition is scheduled in November, December and January 1st and 2nd at the Association premises, Radhakrishna Road Tatabad, Coimbatore.

The Competition is open to youngsters as detailed here:
Group A – 8 to 13 yrs – born between 2009 and 2014
Group B – 14 to 19 yrs – born between 2003 and 2008
Group C – 20 to 25 yrs – born between 1997 and 2002
Group A, B & C to prepare 3 Purandara Daasara songs – full song only – No Raga Aalapan, Kalpana swara

Group D – 16 to 25 yrs – born between 1997 – 2006
Prepare 3 Purandharadaasar songs with Raga Aalapan, Kalpana swara

Note: One shall compete in any one individual event only. Entry fee for the above 4 groups is Rs.100 only.

Team Event
Group G – 8 to 25 yrs – born between 1997 and 2014) 4 to 5 in a Team – school/college or Music school a competitor of any individual event can be member of a team event also.
Entry fee for Group G is Rs.200 only.

The schedule of the event:
Entry form will be received till 1st December 2021

Workshop to correct the pronunciation and diction – 25th Dec ’21
Competitive round1 Jan 2022 – 9 am to 12 noon and 2 to 6 pm
Finals round & Award ceremony – 2 Jan 2022 – 9 am to 1 pm & 4 to 8 pm

Entry forms can be submitted in the following places:
a. Karnataka Association, Dr.Radhakrishna Road, Tatabad, Coimbatore
b. Poornima Clinic (Dr.US.Prakash), Opp Reliance Fresh, NSR Road, Saibaba Colony
c. Impress Printing House, Near Main Chinthamani, Brooke Bond Road, North Coimbatore


For any queries please call:
Suryanarayan – 94433 88347
Ashok Bhat – 99528 03564