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Dwaram Venkataswamy Naidu

Dwaram Venkataswamy Naidu

Dwaram Venkataswamy Naidu

Dwaram Venkataswamy Naidu has been played on NTS in shows including Raga Vibrations, featured first on 18 September 2017. Songs played include Thanam Kalyani (Violin Part 2).

Dr. Dwaram Venkataswamy Naidu was one of the most important carntic violinists of the 20th century.

Though a traditionalist, Venkataswamy Naidu was an innovator. He was known for his extremely well developed soft bowing technique combined with a firm fingering technique. He was probably the first to show that violin can be used to play Carnatic music as well as other traditional instruments like Veena. The sweetness of his violin bowled over every great Carnatic vocalist and even Yehudi...

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Thanam Kalyani (Violin Part 2)
Dwaram Venkataswamy Naidu
His Master's Voice0
Thanam Kalyani (Violin Part 2)
Dwaram Venkataswamy NaiduHis Master's Voice0
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