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Dr. K. Sivaraj
Dr. K. Sivaraj holds a PhD from Thanjavur University in Tamil film music research about Maestro Isaignani Illayaraja and a First Class M.Phil in music from Thanjavur University. He also has a Master’s degree in Classical Music (flute) and a Bachelor’s degree (flute) from Annamalai University. A versatile musician, Dr. K Sivaraj is an accomplished western and classical keyboard player, also composed and published few devotional albums. He has also written and compiled couple of textbooks on teaching of keyboard (Western) to SIFAS students. He is also experienced in orchestra work and conducted many stage performances. He is also versatile in music composition, professional studio recording. He learnt music from Guru Nagerkoil Dr.N.GirishKumar (Aasthana Vidwan of Kanchi Kamakoti Peedam and Assistant professor in Annamalai University), and later came under the tutelage of Guru J Martin Francis and Guru David Periya Nayagam (Western Keyboard).
Dr. K. Sivaraj joined SIFAS as a Keyboard and Vocal tutor in January 2010.