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Pudukottai Krishnamurthy is no more

"A Great loss to the Music Fraternity," 

said veena vidwan Ananthanarayanan in a Facebook post today. He added:Maha vidwan veena maestro Pudukkottai R.Krishnamurthy passed away today.

 My sashtanga namaskarams.

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Another veena artiste Ramnath Iyer said:

"Very sad news. A great vainika who combined tradition and modernity in his playing. He had developed special fingering techniques that made his concert very engaging and exciting for the audience. May his soul reach the Almighty."