Anish King
Violinists, Tamil Nadu, India

Biography

Anish King started playing Carnatic music on Violin in 2000 when he was 6 years old and Western violin since age 7. I trained with Karaikal Venkatasubramanian with whom he did his arangetram together with his older brother Sean King at the Vani Mahal Mini Hall in July 2005 under the guidance of Padmabushan Professor T N Krishnan and Parur Anantharaman and his son M. A. Krishnaswamy.  He has since his arangetram given 20+ full public recitals in India, Thailand, Singapore; audio and video recordings are available. These recitals include both solo by Anish King and duet with Anish’s older brother Sean. He has also participated at his school assemblies and Deepavalli functions for the South Indian Association of Thailand – SIAT for several years.

Shows & Major Performances

He spend his summer and winter vacations in Chennai, India training with his gurus M. Balakrishnan and Ragavendra Rao, both senior disciples of Professor T N Krishnan. 

He has also had special tutelage from M.S. Anantharaman and his two sons M.A. Krishnaswamy and M.A. Sundareswaran, in addition to special tutelage from T.N. Krishnan.  Anish have been invited to perform at Singapore Indian Fine Arts Society (SIFAS) on several different occasions. Last summer he gave a combined violin recital with western and Carnatic Music on violin at Vidya Sagar, school for children with cerebral palsy and autism following his internship with Vidya Sagar.

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