Season 1, Episode 3 – ZENPod,
we are featuring Kalaimamani Shri KN Shashikiran, a child prodigy, Musician, Scholar, & composer, Arts promoter, Entrepreneur, Voice expert, Teacher & Author. Shashikiran is a gold medalist in Music from the University of Madras and an Honorary Doctorate(US).
He is a a very enterprising, energetic and innovative thinker with over 40 years of performing experience and 30 years of experience in teaching music globally to over 1000 students. With the first vocal concert at the age of 9, Shashikiran is an established vocalist with a vast experience of over 5000 concerts.
Shashikiran has composed period music to recreate the melodic modes of 2nd century music for “Silapathikaram”, an age old Tamil epic for a dance ballet. In all, he has tuned over 350 songs and scored background music for several thematic albums, in addition to being featured in over 25 music albums as solo and as “Carnatica Brothers”. He is also the Producer, author and the spirit behind the world’s first interactive and encyclopedic CD-ROM on Carnatic music titled “Nadanubhava – The horizons of Carnatic music”
“ZENPod” is a Podcast series that features trailblazers from different walks of life, with a purpose to build an empowered eco-system where learnings and experiences from these enlightened professionals, will be available within “arms reach of desire” for those who aspire to scale higher and wish to contribute, in their life’s pursuit.
We at “ZENPod” believe that one person’s journey is another person’s learning. In these talks, we will touch upon spirituality and the intersection in real Life and how it can be leveraged on, for reaching a higher goal!