Madras Musical Association

Madras Musical Association was founded in 1893 in St Andrew's Church by European residents in Madras and an Italian Signor Aloysio was its first chair and the Governor of Madras Presidency was its patron. Handel Manuel was the first Indian conductor. A whole range of music from classical, gospel, jazz, country, western and pop is played.[1][2][3][4][5][6][7][8][9]

Madras Musical Association
OriginMadras
Years active1893; 129 years ago (1893)
Websitehttp://www.mma.ind.in/

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Madras Musical Association: 125 years of music". S. Muthiah. The Hindu. 19 March 2018. Retrieved 25 May 2020.
  2. ^ "The Madras Musical Association". Classic Hymns. Retrieved 25 May 2020.
  3. ^ "Staying in tune for over a century". Charishma Thankappan. The Times of India. 12 October 2018. Retrieved 25 May 2020.
  4. ^ "After 125 years, Madras Music Association still on song". Sucharita Das. Deccan Chronicle. 27 February 2018. Retrieved 25 May 2020.
  5. ^ "MMA choir to perform global folk songs for first time in Chennai". Daily Thanthi. 13 November 2019. Retrieved 25 May 2020.
  6. ^ "Chennai: Madras Musical Association to present western classical music concert on Sunday". Kamini Mathai. The Times of India. 24 August 2019. Retrieved 25 May 2020.
  7. ^ "125 YEARS OF THE MADRAS MUSICAL ASSOCIATION: AN INTERVIEW WITH ITS DIRECTOR, AUGUSTINE PAUL". Rupert Avis. Serenade Magazine. 1 June 2018. Retrieved 25 May 2020.
  8. ^ "THE MADRAS MUSICAL ASSOCIATION THROUGH THE AGES". Rupert Avis. Serenade Magazine. 1 December 2019. Retrieved 25 May 2020.
  9. ^ "Madras Musical Association organises concert to celebrate 125 years". The New Indian Express. 10 October 2018. Retrieved 25 May 2020.

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