Although the primary layer says that Yoga Kirtana is a musician – there are lots of inter-connective layers that bespeak of her spectacular persona as an achiever, performer, trainer and as somebody excelling in so many associated areas with ease and elan. Being born right into a household of musicians and litterateurs, she is of course endowed with inborn expertise and with passionate perseverance has achieved excessive proficiency within the sphere of classical music.
Yoga Kirtana, who has carved a distinct segment for herself on this planet of Carnatic music, is the granddaughter of Prof. Veturi Anandamurthy, an eminent scholar and researcher and the daughter of distinguished vainika,Vidhushi Yoga Vandana. Kirtana was launched to music when she was six years previous and gave her first efficiency on the age of 11. Ever since, Kirtana has progressed from power to power and has carried out at many Sabhas throughout the nation and outdoors and has been a well-liked face within the Carnatic music circles. She has a standing of her personal now, with many accolades bestowed on her.
Yoga Kirtana began coaching underneath the tutelage of famend vocalist P. Ramaa, a really famend musician from Karnataka and an artiste of All India Radio, Bangalore. Presently, she is pursuing her superior coaching underneath famous senior musician, Neela Ramagopal. Whereas she carried out in varied Sabhas and competitions throughout India, Kirtana additionally gained the primary place in a actuality music present and got here second in Swara Samaram competitors telecast on DD Sapthagiri.
Kirtana has carried out in lots of distinguished venues just like the Madras Music Academy, The Wonderful Arts Society Mumbai, Brahma Gaana Sabha, Gayathri Mahila Sanmadali Sangeetha Sabha, Fort Excessive Faculty, Bangalore. Bangalore Gayana Samaja, SIFAS, Singapore, ICC Kuala Lampur and so on. Kirtana has been a recipient of many awards in her acclaimed profession to this point, notable amongst them being: Greatest Particular person Performer from Music Academy, Chennai, All India Radio award in 2013, MS Subbalakshmi fellowship from Shanmukhananda Sabha in Mumbai, recipient of the Tambura Award from Vishaka Music Academy, Guntur, and the Nadajyothi Ananya Kala Prathibha Puraskara. She has been the recipient of senior and junior scholarships from the Ministry of Tradition, Govt. of India.
She has participated in innumerable competitions and has quite a few awards to her credit score from the Madras Music Acadamy, Karanataka Tradition Division, Bangalore Gayana Samaja, Mamara Kala Vedike and Thyagaraja Gana Sabha to call a number of. She has accompanied her guru in varied live shows and festivals across the nation.
Whereas Kirtana continues to commit herself to Carnatic music and strives to passionately discover the artwork type and all of the intricacies concerned, she additionally has taken on the position of a Chief Curriculum Coordinator at The Shankar Mahadevan Academy and teaches music in an effort to encourage, encourage and assist younger and proficient musicians get the suitable schooling, coaching and data to proceed the heritage of this glorious and distinctive music type.