Abbas Cultural is a name well known in the cultural scenario of Chennai. For the last 38 years, Abbas has been promoting classical concerts, dramas, dance dramas, musical concerts, fusion shows, magic shows, light music concerts, corporate events and others. Abbas has promoted more than 2000 events in the last 38 years and has worked with leading Carnatic musicians, playback singers, celebrity actors, theatre personalities and popular persons in the fields mentioned.
Kalai Vizha is a flagship cultural event of Abbas for the last 24 years. When it was started, Dr. K. J. Yesudas, the mentor of Kalai Vizha, has aptly suggested to have this classical cultural event towards the conclusion of the Margazhi music season and towards the beginning of the new year. Also, he has been singing for Kalai Vizha right from its inception, on Pongal festival.
This year is special as it is the Silver Jubilee year of Kalai Vizha, and it includes top Carnatic singers like Aruna Sairam, Vishaka Hari, Sudha Ragunathan, Nithyashree Mahadevan, Ranjani Gayatri, T. M. Krishna, Abhishek Raguram, Rajesh Vaidhya, to name a few, along with the legendary singers of our time, Dr. K. J. Yesudas and Dr. S. P. Balasubramanyam.
Like every year, Kalai Vizha 2017 too has been planned at Kamarajar Hall, Teynampet, a hall with the largest seating capacity and ample car parking space in the city. It will be held from 7th to 16th January 2017. Daily, 2 concerts will take place - 4pm and 7pm.
Don`t miss this opportunity to witness all your favourite singers perform across 10 days!