Kikkeri Krishnamurthy


K K has been awarded for the best music direction for the stage plays of the well-known stage-artist Dr Chandru kalenahalli ‘yellaru nammavare’ and ‘samakshama’ in 1993-94. He was given the best music direction award at the ‘yuvajanotsava’ at dharmastala for Sri Nageen Ahmed’s ‘antara nirantara’ stage play.

 

For many years now, k k has conducted number of programmes folk songs, light music, antakshari, etc for Bangalore doordarshan. Besides this, he has provided music direction to many teleserials ‘mailigallugalu’, ’Veda sulladaru gaade sullagadu’, ‘sambandha maale’, ‘galibili kalleshi’, etc. k k also encouraged budding talents by sponsoring programmes like ‘janapriya swara madhurya’ and ‘haadondu naa haaduve’.

 

Music programmers K k has lent his voice to hundreds of ‘light music’ programmes all over Karnataka state, namely, dasara cultural utsav, akhila bharata Kannada sahitya sammelana, the famous hampi utsav, akhila bharata sharana sahitya sammelana, sugama sangeetha sammelana. He has won the heart of innumerable music loving kannadigas.