About Us

The Anubhava School Of Music is run by its founder Tara Anand.  She founded the school in 1989 in Framingham, MA. She offers both Carnatic Vocal and Violin lessons.

Tara the vocalist.......
Tara started learning vcal at the age of 4. She grew up in Delhi where she has learnt under gurus Sankara Sarma(disciple of Alathur Brothers), and S. Gopalakrishnan. At the age of 8 she was awarded the National Merit scholarship by the Government of India, which she retained for 9 years till her move to Madras. She gave her first concert at the age of 8 and continued on to perform ever since in Delhi as well as Madras. She completed her Masters' degree in music in Delhi and during this time received advanced training in Pallavis from Prof. T.R.Subramaniam. She has performed television and radio programs from a very young age, and continues to perform in the U.S.

Tara the violinist.....  Tara started learning violin at the age of 8 under the guidance of Srimathi Vedavalli Ramaswamy, a leading artist in New Delhi. She performed with her teacher at the age of 12 and soon started accompanying nationally acclaimed artists . At the age of 14 she went on an All India tour with Professor T.R. Subramaniam as his acccompanist. After her move to Madras she continued training under Smt. T . Rukmini and had the privilege of performing with her on many occasions. She has accompanied many artists like Sangeeta Kalanidhi Smt. R. Vedavalli, Sudha Raghunathan, Nookala Chinnasatyanarayana, Sri. Ravikiran, Malladi Bros., Sri R.K. Srikantan and many others.

Tara the teacher........
Tara Anand has been teaching in the Boston area since 1986. She has guided and trained many students over the years, teaching them vocal and violin in the Carnatic style. Her students have won many prizes in prestigious competitions across the U.S. Many have performed debut concerts at a young age. She believes in inculcating in them, not only a love for Carnatic music, but also respect for the art and artists.

Awards....
Best Junior artist from the Music Academy, Madras 3 years in a row. Best junior artist from Krishna Gana Sabha, Madras. Teacher of the year award from the Cleveland Cultural Alliance in 2005.