Performances

Vrinda has over two decades of concert experience. She has been giving concerts at prestigious sabhas, institutions and music festivals, prominent among them being
  • The Madras Music Academy
  • Bangalore Gayana Samaja
  • Shanmukhananda Sangeetha Sabha, Mumbai
  • Karnataka Ganakala Parishat
  • Ananya-GML Cultural Academy
  • Ganabharathi, Mysore
  • Bidaram Krishnappa Rama Mandira, Mysore
  • The Indian Fine Arts Society, Chennai
  • Brahma Gana Sabha, Chennai
  • Karthik Fine Arts, Chennai
  • Mysore Dasara Utsavam
  • Sri Rama Seva Mandali, Chamarajpet
  • Devagiri Sangeetha Sabha
  • Sri Thyagaraja Gana Sabha Trust
  • Malleshwaram Sangeetha Sabha
  • Seshadripuram Ramotsava Samithi
  • Sri Guruvayurappan Bhajan Samaj Trust, Ulsoor
  • Nadabrahma Sangeetha Sabha, Mysore

and at several other platforms across the country. She has extensively toured the US giving concerts, lectures at universities and conducting workshops. Also, she has given lecdems and presented papers in national and international music and vedic conferences on varied topics like

  • Karnatic Classical Music for entertainment, refinement and enlightenment
  • Laya in Ragalapana
  • Shringara in Karnatic Music
  • Krishna Leela Tarangini of Sri Narayana Theertha
  • Compositional forms in Karnatic Music
  • Composers of Karnataka
  • Women composers of Karnatic Music
  • Tamil compositions in Karnatic Music
  • 'Kanaka Kanda Hari' - based on Haribhaktisara of Sri Kanakadasa
  • Vrinda is a B-High graded artist of All India Radio, Bangalore (both in Carnatic Classical and Devotional categories). She has given several programmes on television channels including Doordarshan (Chandana), Udaya TV, Amrita TV, Sankara TV, SVBC and Suvarna TV.

    Besides, she is an integral part of a special musical ensemble 'Swaralaya Sammelana' directed and led by her husband Vid. Arjun Kumar.

    She has to her credit four CDs;
     'Sri Hayavadana' exclusively featuring rare kritis of Sri Vadiraja Swamiji 'Sri Vadiraja Suprabhatam' 'Vande Vasudevam'- A Collection of Stotras 'Swara Koumudee'-Carnatic Classical Melodies

    Her evocative renderings in these has won her good acclaim from connoisseurs and rasikas alike. She is also working on releasing other CDs featuring not so popular compositions of great saint composers.