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Shaktivel Muruganantham

Born into a family of musicians, Shaktivel Muruganantham is one of South India’s finest percussionists in the field of dance. A student of well-known mridangam player M. Balachander, Muruganantham is an expert at embellishing the intricate footwork characteristic of Bharatanatyam, with rhythmic improvisations. Muruganantham has provided percussion accompaniment to almost all of India’s leading Bharatanatyam dancers, and has performed in many landmark theatres and festivals in India and abroad.