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V K Manimaran

Vocal (Carnatic)

Karaikal Venkatasubramaniam
M S Venkatasubramanium
M R Gopinath
5 collaborations

V K Manimaran hails from the most illustrious Nadaswaram Paramparai (a stylistic tradition of Nadaswaram (ancient reed instrument)) of Tamil Nadu. His grandfather is Maestro Kulikkarai Pichayappa Pillai, his maternal uncle Shri Kulikkarai Viswalingam Pillai. Shri. Viswalingam is his first guru too. Starting his tutelage from the age of 5, under his uncle, V K Manimaran started his stage performances right from the age of 10. Appearing in all major performance stages in Tamil Nadu, V K Manimaran pursued professional classical music by acquiring a Masters Degree in Indian Music form the Madras University. During this period, he happened to be ...Read More

  1. Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India