Vinjamuri Seetha Devi
Get Vinjamuri Seetha Devi essential facts below. View Videos or join the Vinjamuri Seetha Devi discussion. Add Vinjamuri Seetha Devi to your PopFlock.com topic list for future reference or share this resource on social media.
Vinjamuri Seetha Devi
Vinjamuri Seetha Devi
V Seetha Devi.jpg
Background information
Born Kakinada, India
Died 17 May 2016
United States
Genres Telugu folk music

Vinjamuri Seetha Devi (died 17 May 2016) was a musician, singer, and scholar of Telugu folk music.

Life

Devi was formerly a producer of folk music on All India Radio.[1]

Along with her sister Vinjamuri Anasuya Devi they composed music for many of Andhra Pradesh's notable poets. These include Srirangam Srinivisa Rao (Sri Sri).[2]

She contributed music for the 1979 film Maa Bhoomi. She wrote "Folk Music of Andhra Pradesh". She died on 17 May 2016 in the United States of America.[3]

References

  1. ^ Interview with Chandrakantha Courtney, http://chandrakantha.com/biodata/twain_interview.html
  2. ^ Srihari, Gudipoodi "An Era of Light Music", The Hindu March 11, 2011
  3. ^ "Folk singer Vinjamuri Seetha Devi passes away". Indian Express. 19 May 2016. Retrieved 2016. 



  This article uses material from the Wikipedia page available here. It is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.

Vinjamuri_Seetha_Devi
 



 

 
Music Scenes