Concerts of Nachiketa Yakkundi
o Saturday the 30th Casual Conversations with Carnatic Cohorts in conversation with music stalwarts Ashok Subramanian and Hari Devanath, the programme featured interesting anecdotes and musical experiences from my lifes journey; the recording of the episode is here
o Thursday the 18th Ganapriya my very own YouTube channel premiered; please subscribe to it!
o Saturday the 15th Global Basava Jayanti Celebrations Basava associations from all over the world will be participating. The Veerashaiva Samaja of North America (Northern California chapter) has afforded me the glorious opportunity to perform vachanas for a short duration during these august celebrations.
o Sunday the 5th to Sunday the 26th NAATAK presents Buddha - a grand musical in Hindi written and directed by Sujit Saraf, with original music by me. Meticulously researched, fluidly written, and superbly directed by Sujit Saraf, BUDDHA features glorious music composed by me, and performed by me and my team; scintillating dances by the Naatak dance ensemble; beautiful costumes, sets, and of course, an electric cast - all performed outdoors in the verdant environs of the Kelley Park Amphitheater located at 1300 Senter Road, San Jose, CA 95112.
o Saturday the 2nd Dasa Namana a Hindustani concert celebrating the great Haridasas of Karnataka, organised by the Chicago-area Vidyaranya Kannada Kuta; 2:30-4:30 PM; Sri Guru Rayara Matha, 31W093 IL-58, Elgin, IL 60120; Dhananjay Kunte (T) and Muralidhara Kaje (H)