1990 – Present
22 October 1967 (age 53) (
Carnatic vocalist, composer, lyricist
Musical Artist · rsuryaprakash.com
Shining Pearls Of Swati Tirunal
T V Sankaranarayanan, G J R Krishnan, Trichur V Ramachandran, T K Murthy, Gayathri Venkataraghavan
Raagangale paadalgale ragamalika r suryaprakash
R. Suryaprakash is an award-winning Carnatic vocalist, composer, and lyricist. An 'A Grade' artist of All India Radio, he has travelled extensively and received accolades for his performances.
- Raagangale paadalgale ragamalika r suryaprakash
- Madhurdhwani R Suryaprakash Vocal
- Early Life and education
Madhurdhwani-R Suryaprakash Vocal
Early Life and education
Suryaprakash began studying music at the age of seven from his uncle Tirukkodikaval Shri V. Rajamani, a disciple of Semmangudi Srinivasa Iyer. Later, he learned under Shri M. A. Venugopalan, another disciple of Semmangudi. He received his advanced training from Sangeetha Kalanidhi T. V. Sankaranarayanan. He further enriched his repertoire by working with Smt. Sulochana Pattabiraman and Dr. V. V. Srivatsa, both eminent musicologists.
Suryaprakash holds a master's degree in Carnatic music from Madras University.
Suryaprakash is a regular performer in the Carnatic music circuit. He has been accompanied by leading stalwarts such as Umayalpuram K. Sivaraman, Mannargudi Easwaran, Thiruvarur Bhakthavatsalam, V. V. Ravi, Subhash Chandran.
Suryaprakash has performed extensively both in India and abroad in many countries such as Australia, Singapore, US, New Zealand, South Africa. He is a sought-after performer at international Carnatic music festivals, some of which being the 'Cleveland Thyagaraja Aradhana' and the 'Festival of Asia' in Melbourne, Australia.
Suryaprakash is both a concert performer and a teacher, much sought after. He has conducted several workshops for aspiring students.
Suryaprakash has composed thillanas ragamalikas krithis. He has composed lyrics and set musical score for three Australian dance productions.