Thalir Arts Academy

Classical Arts is our Passion lets make it yours

Madhanraj Sugumaran:

Madhan is the co-founder of Thalir Arts Academy who is very passionate about supporting local talents and takes immense pleasure in providing a platform for the deserving talents and an opportunity to perform via this organization. Madhan is a very passionate singer who is currently undergoing classical music training from Smt Vasanthamala. With his passion for singing, he is capable of delivering songs in different genres and with his presence on stage can thoroughly engage  and entertain the audience. He comes from a family who are as passionate as him towards music and also professionally trained. He had performed in many local events both in karaoke and live formats. He had also performed in local bands back in his home town in India.

Guru Smt. Gomathi Sri is a renowend Music teacher in Tamilnadu, India. She has started her Carnatic Music training at the early age of 7. Gomathi Sri insterest in music led her to take music as her full time studies. She completed her four years course of "Yaezhisaimani" in the world famous Thiyagarajar Music college in Thiruvaiyaru. She also persuaded her further music studies and  also completed her Music teachers training in Madras Musical College in Adayar, Chennai, TamilNadu.

Ever since Guru Gomathi Sri completed her Musical teachers training she have been teaching music to so many students for 15+ years. She is now opening window to teach students through internet sources like Skype etc. 

​​​Valarmathi Manickam began her Bharathanatyam training at the age of six under Smt. Shantha Ranganathan and enriched it under the guidance of of kalaimamani M.k.Sarala, Udipi Sri Lakshminarayanan Pillai and then under Smt. Suman Nayak of San Diego, CA. Valar performs, Choreographs and teaches mainly Bharatanatyam style and also in semi-classical and folk styles. Valar’s passion for Bharathanatyam stems from its spirituality, intricate beauty and grace. With her dedication to her art form, she had made a mark with her performances in the Triangle area. She is the co-founder of Thalir Arts Academy which is a versatile organization teaching classical arts to passionate individuals in the triangle area. She lives in Cary with her husband and a daughter.

Guru Smt. Gomathi Sri:

Guru Smt. Valarmathi Manickam:

Our Team

             1212 Magnolia bend Loop, Cary NC             ph: 858-397-4871/858-397-4872                    vmanickamus@yahoo.com/                        madhanrajs@gmail.com