Chennai based Indian film Music Director Shyam L Raj is well known for his music compositions predominantly in the Kannada film-industry. Shyam appeared in film Umesh (2013). He is a trained musician and jingle writer. He can do musical script writing, music composing, and orchestral management. He did schooling at RCM Higher secondary school, Avadi, Chennai.

Shyam did graduation in visual communication at Loyola College Chennai. He worked as a music director with SM Cine creation. Shyam is the founder of Falconoid. Shyam L raj is the part of the Indian film industry for about ten years. He is a rising musician of the Kannada film industry. 

Swaminathan Selvaganesh Tamil Actor

Swaminathan Selvaganesh

Swaminathan Selvaganesh is the grandson of Padma Bhushan and Grammy Award winner T H Vinayakaram also called Vikku Vinayakaram, a Percussionist by profession. Vikku Ji plays Carnatic music with a pot called ghatam and is known to popularize the pot. Swaminathan Selvaganesh is the son of Percussionist who worked in Tamil language films like Vennila Kabadi Kuzhu released in 2008. Swaminathan Selvaganesh learned to play instruments from his grandfather at a very young age, and he reveals that his grandfather never spared him when he played a wrong note. He did his first performance on stage at the age of twelve years at Siddhivinayak temple in Dadar, Mumbai. S. Selvaganesh says that he is proud to be a part of a great family and wants to bring more glories to them. He has acquired Konnakal in which he sings percussion syllables vocally in South Indian music. He believes that music is very powerful and a common language as he may not understand what other singers sing, but he can get along with them through his instrument and techniques. Swaminathan Selvaganesh, like his father, is known for mixing songs of different genres using a small Kanjira and making sure that it reaches out to the world. His grandfather has taught him to play kanjira with devotion to bhakti and classical notes with a unique style, and he has learned that very well. He usually performs with his grandfather, and they have composed a band which includes his father as well ,and the three of them travel all over the world and win hearts of their audiences by performing Carnatic compositions. They were in the news headlines after a concert in November 2013 called Nirgun Naad where Vikku, Swaminathan Selvaganesh, and N Rajaraman mixed the Ghatam, Kanjira and Gethu Vadyam to showcase different forms of sound and music. They say that music has no boundaries, either geographical or generic ones, and through this sound, they will connect with the feelings of the hearts and the people. They played shlokas sung during Kumbabhishekams at temples, also called Ganpati Thalanam, and this is a good track to flaunt the powers of Ghatam, Kanjira and Gethu Vadyam which is made up of two bamboos. Swaminathan Selvaganesh is known for his vocal skills. ‘Art and Artistes’, a show which is known for creating many different musical instruments and featuring over thousands of musicians over the sub-continent, posted S Selvaganesh’s life journey about his decision of taking up music as a career and his other journey as of now. He is going to reach great heights same as his grandfather and father.

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RH Vikram

RH Vikram is a Tamil film field music director who made his debut musical entrance in the movie “Rangoon” made by Rajkumar Periaswamy and produced by AR Murugadoss. Famous actor Gautham Karthik starred in this movie, and this picture is one of the biggest hits for the music composer, RH Vikram. His debut entrance is always compared to legends first movies such as Ilayaraja’s “Annakkili” and AR Rahman’s “Roja” movie. The listeners could feel the fresh breath in RH Vikram’s songs and new feel in his compositions. He can mix and match any kind of music and make the audience move accordingly to his songs while tapping their feet and nodding their heads. He said that music was in his blood and has deep passion towards it. Even from school day he mentored hard to get succeed in music. During his schooling, under the mentorship of Mr.Suresh, Vikram, GV Prakash created a band; ShrutiLaya and performed in school programs and events. After completion of school, though Vikram and his friends drifted apart by studying in different colleges, everyone got together for the school 25th anniversary. With little motivation and idea he along with his friends started a band in 2008, Staccato which had four members in the team playing rhythm, flute, violin, and keyboard. Vikram and his band became so popular and successful; they performed at the Freestyle Percussion Event held in Brazil in 2011 and in 2012 for London Olympics. Staccato band also composed music for the play which is based on the Tamil novel; kalki at Muscat and made this group so famous internationally. Not only plays and concerts, RH Vikram had also made music for advertisements and jingles. His first advertisement was made in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh for the Smiline Dental Clinic in 2008. Later he composed jingles for Hot Breads, Surf Excel, Harina Atta and, Lion Dates too. RH Vikram reminisced in one of the interviews that he and GV Prakash grew up together and made music all of their life possibly and learned a lot from him. To get a chance in the movie Rangoon, Vikram had sent three samples of his music which instantly caught the eye of the great director Murugadoss and he immediately gave a chance to Vikram to make tunes for this movie. RH Vikram came to film industry without anyone’s support or help. Only with his hard work and talent, he impressed many directors and producers who want his wonderful tunes for their movies. AR Rahman and Iliyaraja are RH Vikram’s two favorite music directors and inspire him. After Rangoon, Vikram had also made tunes for the movie “Pandigai” released in 2017 in Tamil.

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RH Vikram Tamil Actor