Mahesh Vinayakram is an Indian Vocalist, son of the Ghatam legend Padmabhushan T.H.Vikku Vinayakram. Vinayakram got his master’s degree in sociology & secretaryship from Madras University and Annamalai University. Later he decided to chase his passion for music. Mahesh is the first Indian male singer to be cast in the theater Cirque du Soleil. He is also honored with the UNESCO Millennium award. Mahesh started his career as a solo vocalist at the age of 12 & he is a senior student of Smt. Radha Viswanathan who is the daughter of Bharat Ratna Smt. M.S.Subbulakshmi, and Shri.
Semmangudi Srinivasa Iyer
who is a renowned Carnatic musician.
Mahesh had opportunities to get training from Gurusra like Shri H.Y. Narayanan, Shri O.S. Thiagarajan, Smt. Savithiri Sathyamurthy, and Shri. Bhagavathulu Seetharama Sarma. Vinayakram has worked with renowned artists like Ustad Zakir Hussain, Stevesmith, Sandeep Raval, Talvin Singh, George Brooks, Kai, James Asher, Jonas Hellborg, Shawn Lane, Pete Lockett.