Perumbavoor G. Raveendranath

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Perumbavoor G. Raveendranath
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Perumbavoor Gopalapilla Raveendranath

(1944-01-05) 5 January 1944 (age 75)
Perumbavoor, Ernakulam, Kerala
Residence Trivandrum, Kerala
Occupation music director
Years active 1987-present

Perumbavoor G. Raveendranath (Malayalam: പെരുമ്പാവൂർ ജി. രവീന്ദ്രനാഥ്) is an Indian musician from Kerala. He is well known as a carnatic musician as well as a composer. He lives in Thiruvananthapuram now, though hails from Perumbavoor, Ernakulam. His works always have the deep-rooted |carnatic touch in it.[1]


Raveendranath has rendered music to many films in Malayalam such as Innale, Sneham, and Thoovanathumbikal.[2] He won the Kerala State Film Award for the best music director for the Padmarajan directed movie Innale.[3] He teamed up with K. J. Yesudas for Tharangani studio to create some of the best devotional albums in Malayalam. His album Thrimadhuram is one such album.

Early life

Perumbavoor G Raveendranath born to V R Gopalapilla and Bhargaviamma has completed his Bachelors in Chemistry from Sree Sankara College Kalady. He is married to Shobha Menon and has got 2 children.[citation needed]



  1. ^ "I have my own style of rendering". The Hindu. 11 July 2008. Retrieved 18 October 2009.
  2. ^ "Malayalam Songs Composer - Perumbavoor G Ravindranath". Retrieved 18 October 2009.
  3. ^ "Kerala State Film Awards". The Information & Public Relations Department of Kerala. Archived from the original on 19 November 2009. Retrieved 18 October 2009.

External links

  • Perumbavoor G. Raveendranath on IMDb
  • Perumbavoor G. Raveendranath at MSI

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