About Bhavana Pradyumna
Bhavana Pradyumna is an accomplished Carnatic Musician and a Bharata Natyam Dancer. She is the founder President of Carnatic Conservatory of Paris, France (CCParis), an internationally recognised organisation promoting Indian Music and Dance. Having a Masters degree in Carnatic Music from the University of Madras, she has worked as an artist affiliate at the Emory University Atlanta, USA from 2011 to 2014. She has introduced for the very first time in the by introducing Indian music and dance in a french Conservatory thus creating history. She is the author of revolutionary learning book for children called Children's Carnatic released globally on Amazon, Google in 3 International languages English, Spanish, French and Indian languages Sanskrit, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada. She has rendered many concerts in the last 14 years in India, USA and Europe, being an All India Radio artist, entitled 'Ramanuja Paaduka Sevaka' for her contribution in the field of Carnatic Music. Bhavana also provides Vocal support to Bharata Natyam, Kuchipudi and Mohiniyattam Arangetrams and programs.
She had her initial training under the guidance of her mother Vidushi Padmamalini Raghunandan and Vidwan Anoor Anantha Krishna Sharma. She was also blessed to learn advanced lessons from Chitravina Narasimhan, Chitravina Ravikiran and Ghatam Karthick.
She resides currently in Paris, France, where she founded the 'Carnatic Conservatory of Paris', along with her husband Pradyumna Kandadai, which supports and focuses on spreading, collaborating and promoting Carnatic Music and Dance.