Ramakrishnan Kumaran, flute
In 2015, Rama won the Young Artist Competition at the National Flute Association Convention!
Ramakrishnan Kumaran appeared on Show 281, recorded in January 2014, at age 16.
Program bio from Show 281:
Ramakrishnan Kumaran (flute), is from Hemet, California, where he is home-schooled under Dehesa Charter SchoolÕs independent study model. He studies music with Tracy Harris. He is a principal with Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra and in the Claremont Young Musicians Orchestra. Recently, he was the winner of the Mount San Jacinto College Concerto/Aria Competition. He has established Bel Canto Music Studio, an initiative through which he plans to teach both flute and violin. He is an active member of Boy Scout Troop 007 and regularly performs at their Irish Dinner Fundraiser.