Since we do not have permission to share his music,we thought it is best to listen to his prime disciples.
Now, it is time we listen to MLV!
Before that we read a few lines about her!
Many music organizations all over the globe had honored MLV with titles and awards. In recognition of her scholarship, service to Carnatic music. She was honored with a Doctorate degree, a Padma bhushan from the Govt. of India, a title of Sangita Kalanidhi from the Madras Music Academy, just to name a few.
MLV popularised Purandara Dasa and other Dasa kritis just like her mother did a generation before. She had a wide repertoire of songs and sang compositions of many modern day composers. She was a popular play-back singer in many movies. She trained several students, many of them are the front-ranking musicians today. Some of the notable musicians who have studied under MLV include Trichur Ramachandran, Charumathi Ramachandran, A. Kanyakumari, Sudha Ragunathan, Vanaja Narayanan, T.M Prabhavathi, Meena Subramaniam and Jayanthi Mohan. MLV also helped young percussion vidwans like Mannargudi Easwaran, Srimushnam Raja Rao, Tiruvarur Bhaktavatsalam, R.Ramesh, Karaikudi Krishnamurthy, G. Harishankar (kanjira) and others establish themselves by encouraging them and giving them opportunities to accompany her in concerts.
Here is a Ragam Tanam and pallavi by Smt. M L Vasanta Kumari
Accompaniment details not known.
Smt M L Vasanta Kumari
Ragam Tanam pallavi in Kalyani
01 Ragam Kalyani.mp3
02 Tanam Kalyani.mp3
03 Pallavi Kalyani.mp3
04 Baro Krishnayya.mp3
Duration: 55 Mts
Size: 50.5 MB
Let us enjoy good music.