He was born on 10-9-1935 at N U N N A Village, Krishna
Dist(A.P). His Father late. Raghavulu, mother Mangamma.
He learnt music of clarnet instrumennt from S. Sadasiva Rao (1948-56) A K C
Natarajan (1957-59) in Thanjavoor . He worked as music director of Surabhi Nataka Company
up to 1963. He acted as independent music director of social plays in Rasana samakhya and
other 4000 plays(Dramas) and performed music concerts ,musical nights. He is B-grade
Artist in light music in A I R. He performed music programmes in Radio also.
In 1986 he entered Cinima music as a Shehnai player and associated with music directors
pendyala to A.R. Rehaman garlu. Played 450 cinimas. Now he retired from the field, teach
music lessons to students especially our clan .
His son Mallikharjuna alias key - board chinna played key-boardin south Indian languages
and Hindi films. He is A - Grade Artist to play key board in western ,Classic and light
music. His Family devoted to music and rendered their services to our community .
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