Sri Rajan-Nagendra, veteran Kannada music director was felicitated by renowned Kannada poet and Padmashree awardee Dr Doddarange Gowda and Dr. NK Venkataramana, Founder & Chief Neurosurgeon, Brains Hospitals, at the Indiranagar Sangeeta Sabha, PurandaraBhavan.
Sri Rajan-Nagendra was felicitated for his new composition on DasaSahitya.
Rajan and Nagendra, the duo brothers are prominent in Kannada cinema industry for their immensecontribution towards music for over five decades now. The duo has directed music for over 200 films in Kannada. Apart from Kannada, they have also directed music for several Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Tulu and Sinhalese films as well.
In addition to their contribution towards music, Rajan-Nagendra has also done a series of films. Benkiya Bale and ChandanadaGombe are a few of the notable ones. It was Rajan-Nagendra who had introduced K.S Chitra to Kannada films way back in the 1980s.