Bangalore (UNI): Renowned Violinist Lalgudi G Jayaraman has been
chosen for the prestigious S V Narayanaswamy Rao national award for
2006 for his significant contribution to Indian classical music,
here on Saturday.
In a release here yesterday, Sree Rama Mandali Trust Managing
Trustee S N Ramaprasad said the award, constituted six years ago in
memory of S V Narayanaswamy Rao, a religious person from Bangalore,
would be presented to Mr Jayaraman at a special function on May 12,
coinciding with the Ramanavami celebrations here. He said the award
carried a cash prize of Rs 50,000, a certificate and a memento.