Sweta Prasad

Sweta Prasad, a Carnatic musician, has an artistic lineage. Granddaughter of late Sri C. Nagabhushanam (of ‘Raktha Kanneeru’ fame), she started her musical journey at the age of four. She had her initial training under renowned violinist, Late Sri Nethi Sree Rama Sarma for more than 14 years and is now continuing her advanced training under Dr. Pantula Rama.

Sweta was a gold medallist at the National competition of Annamacharya kritis, conducted by Annamacharya Bhavana Vahini. She has completed her Vocal Diploma with Distinction from PS Telugu University, Andhra Pradesh and pursued her Master’s in Carnatic Music from Padmavathi Mahila University, Tirupati. She has been awarded the titles, ‘Gaana Kokila’, by Hanumanpet Welfare Association, Hyderabad and ‘Ganaamrutha Saagara’, by Ganamukundapriya Sabha, Chennai. Sweta is an ‘A’ grade artiste in Carnatic vocal as well as Light music genres from the All India Radio, Hyderabad.

She has also made her mark as a Kutcheri artiste and strives towards learning the intricate nuances of the art form. Sweta has performed at the 600th Jayanthi celebrations of Sri Tallapaka Annamacharya conducted by both S.I.C.A. (South Indian Cultural Association, Hyderabad) and Sri Krishna Gana Sabha, Chennai. She has to her credit several audio cassettes like Annamacharya Kritis, Bhagavadgita, Lalitha Sahasranamam, Laxmi Sahasra namam, Bhama kalapam and many more. She is a regular performer at the prestigious Chennai Seasoned concerts for Bharatanatyam, Kuchipudi and Vilasini Natyam. Sweta has performed in the Nada Neerajanam, a live classical show, telecast by the SVBC channel, Tirupati. Impressed by her rich talent, Sweta was invited by the Nanganallur Tyaga Brahma Sangeetha Samajam, Chennai, for her classical vocal concert, in the series of the renowned Kutcheri artists, like Sri Sanjay Subbramanyam, Sri Abhishek Raghuram, Sri T M Krishna and others.

Pursuing her interest and passion for music, she has carved a niche for herself as an accompanying vocalist in the classical dance arena in last 24 years. She is a fine vocalist accompanying many leading artistes of the country. Pama Shri Dr. Sobha Naidu, Padma Shri Shobhana, Padma Bhushan Smt. Swapna Sundari, Padma Shri Dr. Ananda Shankar Jayant,Dr.P.Rama Devi, Padma Sri Geeta Chandran, Padma Shri Jaya Rama Rao & Vanasri, Dr. Alekhya Punjala, Smt. Poorva Dhanasree, Smt. Deepika Reddy, Sri. G. Rateesh babu to name a few. 

Apart from travelling extensively all over India, Sweta also toured the United States, China, Japan, Malaysia, Bangkok, Turkey, Sweden & Syria sponsored by I.C.C.R (Indian Council for Cultural Relations). She has also been a seasoned artist for the Sri Krupa Dance Company, California. USA. She has performed more than 2000 concerts all over the globe which includes more than 200 Arangetrams for classical dance.

With her innate talent and careful grooming, Sweta has to her credit of composing music for many dance ballets. Sweta intends to extend her musical quest beyond horizons and make it a learning experience of the soul.

17 thoughts on “Sweta Prasad”

  1. You really make it seem so easy with your presentation but I find this topic to be actually something which I think I would never understand. It seems too complicated and extremely broad for me. I am looking forward for your next post, I will try to get the hang of it!

  2. Awewsome things here. I am verey hawppy to peer your
    article. Thnk you so much and I’m lookinng forward too touch you.

    Will you kindly dfop me a e-mail?

  3. I discovered your weblog website on google and verify a number of of your early posts. Proceed to maintain up the very good operate. I simply additional up your RSS feed to my MSN News Reader. In search of ahead to studying more from you afterward!…

  4. What’s upp too evgery one, the conmtents existing at this site aare truly amazing for people knowledge, well, keep up the nice work fellows.

  5. Oh my goodness! Increddible artyicle dude! Thank you,
    However I amm exxperiencing trolubles wih ypur RSS. I don’t understand
    the rwason whhy I am unable to jin it. Is there anyone else getting the same RSS issues?
    Anyone that knows tthe solution will you kindly respond?

  6. Hello there, You have done an excellent job. I will certainly digg it and in my view suggest to my friends. I am sure they’ll be benefited from this site.

  7. Someone essentilly help to make significantly articdles I’d state.

    Thhis is the firdst tim I frequented your web page andd so far?

    I amazed with tthe nalysis yyou made to male thyis actual
    post incredible. Magnificent task!

  8. I think this is among tthe mosxt signiicant info ffor me.

    And i am glad reading yolur article. Butt wanna remark on few general things, Thee web
    site stylle iss great, the articles iss reaally nice : D.
    Goodd job, cheers

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Share via
Copy link
Powered by Social Snap