S. J. Jananiy
S. J. Jananiy, an Award-Winning Versatile Musician, Composer, Indian Classical, Western Classical & Playback Singer, Performer, Songwriter, Music Director, Music Producer, Record Producer, Keyboardist & Research Scholar.
She is the recipient of many awards including the prestigious "National Award" (2002)
from the Government of India,"Kalai iLamani" (2003) from the Government of Tamilnadu,
Idea Jalsa – "Rising Star"(2009) from Indian Music Academy, Mumbai,"Yuva Kala Bharathi" (2011)
from Bharat Kalachar, Chennai,"Sangitha Kovidha" (2015) from Gayathri Fine Arts, New Delhi, India
She is an "A Grade" artist of All India Radio.
She has given more than 1000 stage shows in Carnatic Classical Vocal & keyboard, Fusion, Devotional, Bhajan & Light music including Jugalbandhi with "Padmavibhushan","Chevalier" Pt. Hariprasad Chaurasia in Paris, France 2011.
She has cut around 45 Music Albums under JSJ Audio label that include Carnatic Classical Vocal, Carnatic Classical Keyboard, Devotional, Fusion, New age & Contemporary music.
She composes music and sings for number of private albums & ad films.
She composed music for a Tamil Movie "Prabha" & the album was launched recently.
She is the disciple of Guruji "Padmavibhushan", "Chevalier" Late Dr. M. Balamuralikrishna in Carnatic Classical Music.
In Western Classical Music, she has completed ATCL (Associate Trinity College London) in Western Classical Vocal from Trinity College London.
Grade 8 in Keyboard Grade 8 in Western Classical Theory & Grade 8 Western Classical Vocal from Trinity College London.
In Hindustani Classical Music, she has completed Junior Diploma from Prayag Sangeet Samiti, Allahabad, India.
She is a Graduate in Economics from Stella Maris College, Chennai, a Post Graduate in Indian Music & M.Phil Music from Queen Mary’s College, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India.
Currently pursuing Ph.D. Research in Music – Queen Mary’s College, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India.