The Nellore-based structure pupil talks about the her dream of come true and hoping to making a mark in the music industry

The Nellore-based structure pupil talks about her dream of making a mark in the music industry

The Telugu Indian Idol on streaming platform Aha has lastly discovered its winner. Nellore-based BVK Vagdevi gained the title with a medley of three songs: ‘Andam Hindolam…’ ( Supreme), ‘Vaanochenante…’ ( Tagore) and ‘Aatakavala…’ ( Annayya) in the closing spherical.

Vagdevi receives the trophy from actor Chiranjeevi

Vagdevi receives the trophy from actor Chiranjeevi
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Amid all the pleasure and congratulatory messages, Vagdevi seems to be again at this 15-week musical journey and gushes, “It is a dream come true! It can be a motivation to proceed on the musical path.”

The camaraderie amongst the contestants was palpable. “The competitors was wholesome and all of us needed one another to sing completely. I wasn’t a massive fan of songs akin to ‘Ravayya muddala mama’ or ‘Enno ratrulu vastaayi kaani’, however when it was sung by Renu anna (Renu Kumar), Lalasa R and Aditi Bhavaraju, their voices made me fall in love with these numbers. Our precedence was to carry the viewers nearer to the songs.”

Musical household

A closing yr structure pupil from Sri Sri University in Cuttack, Odisha, 20-year-old Vagdevi belongs to a musically-inclined household that nurtured her expertise and love for music. She considers her sister B V Okay Vaishnavi as the most important motive for her being in the music discipline. “My sister used to be taught music from guru Balarka at residence and as a four-year-old, I too used to hum the swaras. This curiosity satisfied my mom to make me be taught together with my sister.”

BVK Vagdevi

BVK Vagdevi
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The duo has been studying music for greater than a decade now. Called ‘Vaiva sisters’ in Nellore, they obtained a diploma in classical music and are at the moment studying Manodharma sangeetam.

The sisters have been collectively in each musical endeavour together with Indian Idol the place Vyshanvie was amongst the high 18 contestants. Vagdevi was doing her internship with Signs Architects & Interiors throughout the Indian Idol section. With the help of the firm, she might take part in the contest whilst she labored from residence.

The singer has been balancing research and music. “Our lecturers encourage us in arts,” she says, citing the instance of structural engineering trainer RK Raja who begins the semester with the songs of Vagdevi and her buddy Vinum Kaushal.

with the trophy

with the trophy
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“I take pleasure in calling myself an outdated soul, an 80-year-old dwelling in a 20-year-old physique says this lover of outdated Telugu movie songs. “Listening to Ilaiyaraja or KV Mahadevan’s songs is like celebrating melody. The quantity ‘Sandhya ragapu sarigamalu toli kaliyakulu…’ by Ilayaraja in Indrudu Chandrudu has totally different beats with jazz BGM (background) and is so futuristic.”

With a mantra to do ‘The subsequent proper factor’, Vagdevi hopes to pursue a skilled profession in the music industry and likewise proceed singing Carnatic music alongside along with her sister.

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