Lydian Nadhaswaram

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Lydian Nadhaswaram
Born
Lydian Nadhaswaram

September 06, 2005 (Age 14)
NationalityIndian
OccupationPianist
Known forWinning the 2019 CBS talent show, The World's Best
Parents
  • Varshan Sathish (father)
  • jhansi (mother)

Lydian Nadhaswaram is a young Indian pianist from Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India who has been considered a child prodigy.[1][2] In 2019, Lydian won the CBS talent show The World's Best and the associated $1 million prize money[3].[4][5] He is the son of Tamil music director Varshan Sathish.[6][7][8].

In September 2019, it was announced that Lydian would make his debut as a film composer with the Indian Malayalam language fantasy film film Barroz: Guardian of D'Gama's Treasure, directed by acting legend Mohanlal, starring himself in the lead.[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Viegas, Vanessa (29 September 2018). "Striking the right note". The Asian Age.
  2. ^ Gaitonde, Vishwas R. (8 November 2017). "The grand piano chase" – via www.thehindu.com.
  3. ^ "Chennai's 13 years old prodigy Lydian Nadhaswaram wins the 'World's Best'". Penbugs. 14 March 2019. Retrieved 6 September 2019.
  4. ^ "The World's Best and the Winner is ..." Mercury News. 19 March 2019.
  5. ^ "13YO Chennai's prodigy Lydian wins 'World's best' show!". Retrieved 3 May 2019.
  6. ^ "Grand strokes from a li'l Mozart of Madras". Vishwas R Gaitonde. The Hindu. 8 November 2017. Retrieved 6 March 2019.
  7. ^ "13-year-old Lydian Nadhaswaram, Chennai's Musical Prodigy Plays Piano Blindfolded On The Ellen DeGeneres Show". Chetna Kapoor. Republic World. 3 March 2019. Retrieved 15 March 2019.
  8. ^ "Chennai boy Lydian crowned 'The World's Best'; bags USD 1 million." Manorama. 15 March 2019. Retrieved 15 March 2019.
  9. ^ https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/malayalam/movies/news/mohanlal-announces-13-year-old-child-prodigy-lydian-as-the-music-director-for-barroz/articleshow/71261011.cms