Birmingham Thyagaraja Festival 2016.- a celebration of South Indian Classical music and dance and preserving the rich Indian tradition and culture in the West Midlands.
This is a nation wide music festival hosted by ShruthiUK in the West Midlands. It is also celebrated annually around world at different times of the year to pay tribute to the great Singing Saint and composer, Thyagaraja, one of the trinities of South Indian Classical music (Carnatic music).
It is a very important festival or a celebration, to promote and sustain our rich cultural tradition through these festivals and uniting various communities through arts.
The event will feature music and dance by children and adults, alongside professional musicians from all across the country. Children and young adults and older people from various communities are encouraged to participate in this event, come together through arts and provide a cultural diaspora to the community in the West Midlands and elsewhere.
The event is on the 12th of March, at the Dorridge Village Hall in Solihull from 11 am to 4.00pm and is attended by distinguished dignitaries from all across the country.