CHENNAI: Senior vocalist T.N. Seshagopalan was conferred the prestigious `Sangita Kalanidhi’ title by Music Academy on January 1,2007. He was given the title during the sadas, the Academy’s annual convocation. The sadas also marked the end of the Academy’s music festival this season.
Seshagopalan was given the tile for his `versatile and creative music’ and also for being multi-faceted personality. The title was conferred on him by vocalist Nedunuri Krishnamurthy. He also conferred the `Sangita Kala Acharya’ awards on Bharatanatyam guru C.V. Chandrasekhar and music teacher Seetha Rajan. The TTK Awards were conferred on violinist A. Kanyakumari and vainika Padmavathy Ananthagopalan. The `Vaggeyakara’ award went to Suguna Purushothaman.