L Subramaniam

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Birthday
23, 1947
Birthplace
India
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
23, 1947 (age 72)
Birthplace
India

About

Indian electric violinist who embraced both East and West music, fusing classical with jazz, rock, and South Indian traditional music.

Before Fame

Abandoning his medical studies, he formed a violin trio with his brothers and toured around his country and around the United States.

Trivia

In a career spanning more the fifty years, he showed no signs of stopping, receiving a GIMA award for innovation in 2012, the same year he was recognized for his Lifetime Achievement.

Family Life

He got his musical sensibilities from his father, a master violinist, and his mother, who played the vina.

Associated With

One of his bandmates on tour in America included former Beatle George Harrison.