Anil Srinivasan is among India’s top pianists. A classical pianist born in Chennai, India and educated at the University of Southern California and at Columbia University, New York, he is well known for his collaborative work with Carnatic vocalist Sikkil Gurucharan. Equally known is his pioneering work in music education in South India.
As a pianist, Anil has performed at various venues across the world. Memorable performances include those at the Kaplan Penthouse at the Lincoln Center in New York, the Southbank Centre in London, the Esplanade in Singapore, The Harbourfront Centre in Toronto and The Ashram in Pondicherry, South India. Anil’s solo work marries the Indian classical with the western classical styles and yet manages to create an aesthetic that is unique unto itself. Anil’s solo album TOUCH released in 2015.
His collaborative graph has gone on to include such names as Mandolin U. Srinivas, Umayalpuram K. Sivaraman, Unnikrishnan, Chitravina N. Ravikiran, Aruna Sairam, Rakesh Chaurasia, Gaurav Mazumdar, The Lalgudi duo, Jayanthi Kumaresh, film actress and Bharata Natyam dancer Shobana , Supratik Das and many others.