Claim To Fame:
- Has performed with major artists including the Carnatica Bros, D. Seshachary of the Hyderabad Bros, and TN Seshagopalan
- Has toured regularly in Chennai Concert season and has performed at prestigious venues such as The Music Academy
- Performs regularly in the US at Carnatic music concerts
- Member of the Aditya Prakash Ensemble
- Has training in Indian and Western violin
Shiva Ramamurthi is a disciple of Violin Maestro Delhi P. Sunder Rajan. He initially started learning violin from Shri Krishna Kutty at the age of 6. He was introduced to Carnatic Music at the age of 4, taking vocal lessons from Smt. Padma Kutty. He has been under the guidance of his guru, Shri Delhi P. Sunder Rajan since 2001. He has performed in various venues throughout the U.S. and India, including a series of concerts during the 2011 December season in Chennai. Other than Carnatic Music, Shiva has also learned Western Classical violin.