Nallan Chakravartula Pardhasardhi
Nallan Chakravartula Pardhasardhi hails from a family Nallan Chakravartula dedicated to music and literature for generations. Sri Parthasarathy is born in Machilipatnam. His early musical training came from of Sri. Sishtu Prabhakara Krisna Murthy Sastrygaru from his native place. Later his advanced training from A 3rd generation successor of his uncle Sri N Ch Krishna Macharyulu, exponent in Sangeeta Sahithya Kalanidhi. Pardhasaradhi is a Commerce Graduate and Post graduate diploma in computer applications. He started his career in pursuing music at the age of 19 and moved to Hyderabad. Parthasaradhi received CCRT scholarship from Human Resources in 2000, and trained under the guidance of Sriman D.Ragavachary, D.Sheshachay popularly known as Hyderabad-Brothers. His metallic voice and perfect Sruti alignment, expression of the purity of pronunciation, clarity in gamaka rendering enthralled the audience of Indian classical music and alert the upcoming generation. He also blessed and applauded by many vidwan and stalwarts in music field like Oleti Venkateswarlu, Dr.M.Balamurali Krishbna, D.K.Pattamal, Nedunuri Krishnamurty, T.N.Seshagopalan, etc. Parthasaradhi received his Diploma in Karnatic music and later he pursued Sangeet Alankar from Gandharva Mahavidyalaya – Mumbai. He also received his M.A, M.Phil, in music from Potti Sriramulu Telugu University and become a full time musician and Guru.