Learn Carnatic Music Online

- Vid. Annapoorna Karthik M.A (Music), M.Sc 

​​​About Vidushi Annapoorna Karthik M.A (Music), M. Sc 

  • More than 22 years of formal training in classical music moslty in Chennai
  • Training in the initial years under Sri. T. G. Badrinarayanan (disciple of Vidwan. D.K. Jayaraman)
  • Also learnt advanced level lessons from Sangeetha Chudamani Vidhushi Smt. S. Sowmya in Chennai
  • Settled in Bangalore currently and under the tutelage of Ganakalabhushana Prof. Dr. Mysore Nagamani Srinath
  • Has performed in various concerts and has an excellent reportoire of over hundreds of krithis that include very rare compositions

Annapoorna specializes in teaching Carnatic music online to aspirants of all ages, which she has been doing for the past 8 years. Her ability to connect well with the students based on their need and inculcating interest in them is well appreciated by parents and also students of older age. 
Currently, Annapoorna teaches Online Carnatic Music lessons to enthusiastic students ranging from ages 4 to 50 based out of USA, UK, Australia, Norway, Qatar, UAE, South Africa, Australia and India. The spectrum of students include kids to working moms to home makers.

Select list of Concert Performances and links for Audio/Video:

  • Indian High Commision, London, UK
  • Sri Balaji Temple, Birmingham, UK
  • London International Arts Festival, UK
  • Sri Ayyappa Samaja, Nairobi
  • Sri Rama Mandira, Malleshwaram, Bangalore
  • Mandiram, Basavangudi, Bangalore
  • Sri Gayana Samaja, Bangalore

Select list of awards and prizes won by Annapoorna:

  • VDS Arts academy award - Best performance - 2006 and 2007
  • University of Madras - Student Achiever Award for excellence in music from all affiliated colleges - 2007
  • Ayyappa Seva Samaj Nairobi - Award for Outstanding performance - 2010
  • Winner in National Level competitions conducted by Sadhguru Sangeetha Samajam, Madurai
  • Annamalai University - State level music competitions - 2003
  • MGR Janaki College for Women - Best Outgoing student in Music
  • K.b. Sundarambal Endowment Award - MGR Janaki college for women
  • Ethiraj College - 1st prize in Music under cultural competions - 2007
  • SIET College for Women - 1st prize in Music under cultural competions - 2007
  • Prizes in various other competions at both school and college level
  • Performed in Doordarshan, Imayam and Tamil thirai channels