Make your own free website on Tripod.com
GS RAJAN
 
 
Friends, Associates and Information
 
 
About Rajan
Selected Flute Concerts Monsoon Festival As founder-chairman of ART INDIA, Rajan has been organising festivals of music and dance, exhibitions, seminars etc. since the past two decades. Monsoon Festival is an annual festival which normally takes place in June. To know more about Monsoon Festival please click here or on the image on left.
Selected Compositions
Awards and Hounours
Rajan's orchestra Malabarians
Positions Held by Rajan
Coming Events
Interview with Rajan by Subbudu  
Links of friends ART INDIA Rajan launched ART INDIA and www.artindia.net as his humble contribution to the world of Indian performing arts.
Click to sent email to Rajan
art administration
Back to index page
 
The Dhananjayans Outstanding exponents of Bharata Natyam and gurus, VP Dhananjayan and Shanta Dhananjayan have always supported Rajan's initiatives and activities. Besides them RAJAN recieved constant encouragement and support from Late Rukmini Devi Arundale, Late Dr. VK Narayana Menon, Late Sankara Menon, Late K Srinivasulu, Late Dr. Raghava R Menon, PV Krishnamurthy, TV Gopalakrishnan, Guruvayur Dorai and many others.
 
GS RAJAN and ANJANA GS RAJAN with his wife Anjana Rajan. Anjana is a disciple of Rukmini Devi Arundale and an exponent of Bharata Natyam. Besides doing conerts she also works as the Senior Sub-Editor with The Hindu, national daily. This photograph was taken by The Hindustan Times when they published an article on Rajan's contribution through www.artindia.net
 
MD RAMANATHAN

Left: Maestro MD Ramanathan. Rajan's guru. Rajan is one of the very few students who received training under MDR

Right: Maestro H Ramachandra Shastri taught Rajan, the art of flute playing at Kalakshetra.

H Ramachandra Shastri
   
   
 
Ravishankar and Rajan

Left: Rajan managed the affairs of 'The Ravi Shankar Centre' for some time

Right: Sarod maestro Ustad Amjad Ali Khan and Rajan. Ustad Ji inaugurated www.artindia.net when Rajan made this first site on Indian classical music and dance in 1998.

Rajan with Amjad Ali Khan
 
Veteran vocalist KJ Yesudas with RAJAN

Left: Veteran vocalist KJ Yesudas and Rajan.

Right: Ustad Ali Akbar Khan, Tapan and Rajan

Ali Akbar Khan, Tapan and Rajan
 

Left: Rajan with Dr. Semmangudi Srinivasa Iyer.

Right: Vani Jayaram recording Rajan's compositions.

Vani Jayaram
 
   
Gayathri Srikrishnan

Right: Rajan's mother, Gayathri Srikrishnan is one of the first playback singers of Malayalam films. She sang duet songs with Mohd Rafi at the age of 12.

   
 
     
Rajan with Dr. Menon

Left: Rajan with Musicologist, critic and scholar, Dr. Raghava R Menon.

Right: Rajan, Maestro Zubin Mehta and Joy Vincent.

Rajan, Maestro Zubin Mehta and Joy Vincent.
Right: Rajan in a concert in France with Laurent-Guitar and Carla-Piano.
Laurant, Rjan and Carla.
 
 
Rekha Tandon

Left: Rekha Tandon, exponent of Odissi and her musician husband M Weston are good friends of Rajan.

Right: Ludwig Pesch. Another good friend of Rajan. Ludwig and Rajan studied together at Kalakshetra, Madras.

 
     
Menaka, Rajan and Rama

Left: Beauties and the Beast. Thats the name Rajan has given to this picture on the left. From left: Menaka Bora, Rajan and Rama Vaidyanathan

Right: GS RAJAN

 
 
Vidya-vocal, Jayaprabha-Mohiniattam, Amalor-Organiser, Rama-Bharata Natyam, RAJAN and Sumod-Mridangam
 
Reela Hota Left: Nuits de L'Inde - Night of India Festival in France in 2004. Vidya-vocal, Jayaprabha-Mohiniattam, Amalor-Organiser, Rama-Bharata Natyam, RAJAN and Sumod-Mridangam.
     
Left: Reela Hota, a fine exponent of Odissi. Click here to visit her website designed by Rajan  
 
       
GS RAJAN - B-100, SPS Apartments Phase II, Sahibabad 201 005. India. Tel: 00-91-(0)-1203945371.