About

Bhavana Pradyumna

Bhavana Pradyumna is an accomplished Carnatic Musician and a Bharatanatyam Dancer. 

Natural from Bangalore, India, she resides currently in Paris, France, where she founded the 'Carnatic Conservatory of Paris', along with her husband Pradyumna Kandadai, an internationally recognised organisation promoting Indian Music and Dance. She has introduced Indian Music and Dance in a French Conservatory for the very first time, thus creating History.

 

Author of revolutionary  learning book for children called Children's Carnatic released globally on Amazon, Google in 3 International languages - English, Spanish and French - as well as Indian languages - Sanskrit, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada.

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.

Bhavana has rendered many concerts in the last 20 years in India, U.S.A. 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 Bharatanatyam, 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.