Sri chakra cement ltd has appointed four cultural officers to promote our rich classical music heritage in the year 2009.
- Mr.Pinnamraju Venkata Subba Rao, vocal
- Mr. Achutuni Siva Krishna Swaroop, violin
- Mr. Karra Srinivasa Rao, Mridangam
- Mr. Gunaranjan, Tabla
They all take part in Bhadrachala Ramadasu Jayanthi Annual Celebrations every year which is being organised by SRI ALIVELUMANGA SARVAIAH CHARITABLE TRUST for the last ten years. They also take part in RAMA PUNARVASU RAGA NEERAJANAM every month on the auspicious day of LORD RAMA BIRTH STAR PUNARVASU, for the past 3 years. The main aim of the trust is to propogate 108 RAMADASU KEERTHANAS which were tuned by SANGITHA KALANIDHI DR.NEDUNURI KRISHNA MURTHY GARU . All the cultural officers actively take part in this mission.
Brief description of our cultural Officers :
PINNAMRAJU VENKATA SUBBA RAO :
He is a senior vocalist and a good teacher. His first guru was his mother Suseelamma. He has taken advance training from eminent Sangeetha Vidwans Sri D.Pasupathigaru, Sri N.S.Srinivasan garu and Sri Nookala Chinnasathyanarayanagaru. He holds an M.A.music (vocal) from Potti SreeRamulu Telugu University . He has been giving numerous performances both in India and abroad, giving various lecture demonstrations, conducting private classes at home and also online. He has been invited as Judge for several music competitions and examiner for Government music exams. He has been awarded JR.Fellowship in the field of Music by Dept. of Cultural Affairs, New Delhi for the period 1997-1999. He has set music to the various compositions of Vaggeyakara Sri Raja Thumu Lakshmi Narasimhadasu and has been awarded a gold medal by Sri Thumu Ramakrishna on the occasion of SRI THUMU NARASIMHA DASU celebrations in the year 2015.