Sangeetha gnanamu bakhti vina sanmargamu kalathe manasa....Thyagaraja
Chitra Srikrishna is a graded artist of All India Radio and has been a Carnatic vocalist for over two decades. Chitra has performed widely in sabhas in Madras, Bangalore, Hyderabad and overseas in the US and Canada. She has also performed on the radio and television in India, Singapore and the USA. Chitra has trained with several Carnatic music stalwarts including late Smt. Seethalakshmi Venkatesan of Bangalore, Shri V. Subramaniam and Shri OS Thyagarajan of Chennai. Her detailed music bio is here.
Chitra is an avid writer, who's work has appeared in Deccan Herald, The Hindu and San Jose Mercury News. Between music, her children, their two sets of grandparents and a husband who is an entrepreneur, she has never ending source of inspiration for her first person essays, middles and the occasional travel article.