Yuva Pratibha Sangeetotsavam
SKGS organises “Yuva Pratibha Sangeethotsavam”, the Annual National Youth Festival of Music, every year in the month of September. This Sangeetotsavam is particularly aimed at encouraging young and upcoming performing artistes in the age group of 15 to 25 years. The Sangeetotsavam features two concerts on each day. The duration of the concert will be 1hr 15 mins. Aspiring Young Musicians who wish to participate during the Annual youth festival may send their profiles and Audio CDs either to our email firstname.lastname@example.org or send to the mailing address of SKGS before 30th June of Every year. Please note that application for participation does not guarantee an opportunity for performance.
SKGS also gives the following awards under Endowments for meritorious performances during the festival
- Yuva Pratibha Puraskaram for an outstanding performance
- Promising Young Talent Award – Vocal for Best Concert
- Promising Young Talent Award – Instrumental for Best Concert
- Promising Young Talent Award – Percussion for Best Accompaniment
- Visesha Pratibha Puraskaram for a Meritorious concert
Yuva Pratibha Sangeetotsavam – 2017 was held from 8th September 2017 – 10th September 2017 (3 days). Artistes featured in this edition of the festival are Sashank Puranik, Bengaluru, Aditya Madhavan, Mumbai, Rakshith Prasad, Mysuru, Shruti Shankar Kumar, Chennai, Mantha Sri Ramya, Visakhapatnam, T Kalaimagan, Chennai, N Sasanka Mouli, Hyderabad, Krishna Sravan, Hyderabad. The list of Awardees are as given below.
- Yuva Pratibha Puraskaram – Kum. Mantha Sriramya, Visakhapatnam
- Promising Young Talent Award – Vocal – Sri Aditya Madhavan
- Promising Young Talent Award – Instrumental – Sri Sashank Puranik
- Promising Young Talent Award – Percussion – Sri N Sashanka Mouli
- Visesha Pratibha Puraskaram – Sri Rakshith Prasad