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Carnatic Music Idol: USA

Jaya TV and Maximum Media, in association with the Aradhana Committee, bring the most successful reality show for Carnatic music to the USA.

Carnatic Music Idol: USA

This program is a way for North American children to showcase their talent, take part in a fun, relaxed and friendly competition while having the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to be featured on an international television program. All talent levels are welcome and we want to give every participant a chance to perform and enjoy the event!

Participants will be divided into two categories by age: 5–14, and 15–25.

The preliminary contest will be open to young classical Carnatic musicians from North America. The dates and locations for the preliminary and final rounds are:

Dates Geography Sponsoring Organization
Sep 9, 10 Atlanta, GA
(covers all of South)
Sep 11 Chicago, IL
(covers all of Midwest)
Sep 16, 17 New York / New Jersey
(covers Eastern seaboard)
Madhusudhan (+1-609-279-0633)
Ramanathan (+1-732-422-6830)
Sep 18 San Jose, CA
(covers West coast)
Vaidyanathan (+1-408-300-0189)
Shastha Foods
Sep 24 Final competition at San Jose, CA  

Take part in this great opportunity!

Priceless Prizes!

The judges panel will comprise popular star Carnatic musicians, and the final will be a mega event in California with a large panel of leading musicians.

Application Process

Please look over the rules and regulations for the competition, and then get in touch with the regional organizer listed above to apply.

For further details, please contact V.V. Sundaram (

posted on August 16, 2011 | Categories: Announcements | Idol 2011