Annual Music Festival
This festival event includes: poojas, concerts, Conferment of Awards (one award instituted in memory of the Founder Vidwan Late Sri A.R.Kannan and 3 awards with the title `Dasa Kala Rathna’ to eminent Artists, one award in memory of Mridangam Vidwan Kumbakonam Sri R.N.Ganesan, Youth Excellence Award and another award in memory of Sangitha Kalanidhi Late Sri GNB, instituted by our Trustee Sri J. Vedantha Ramanujam).
Vocal / Instrumental concerts are organized every month and a special concert on Gokhulashtami day is also organized.
SPT takes vidwans and music students to places of musical importance to pay Homage to the Saint Composers. Recently we had organized a homage trip to Thiruvaiyaru through our parent body Sri Purandaradasar Baktha Samajam. We have plans to organize a trip to Ettayapuram, where Sri Muthuswami Dikshidhar attained Samadhi.
As a part of diversification of activities, SPT had ventures into releasing of the Book containing the rare krithis of Sri Purandaradasar. Accordingly, the first volume titled `Rare Gems of Sri Purandaradasar’containing 24 krithis with swara notations was released during February 2014 by Sangitha Kalacharya Sri P.S.Narayanaswamy.
SPT is now working on compiling the second volume of the book containing 35 Krithis with swara notation and the same will be released once the work is over.
Sri Purandaradasar Jayanthi / Trinity Music
Thematic concerts are presented on Sri Purandaradasar Jeyanthi with Trinity Music festival.
Vocal Music competitions
Vocal Music competitions in Sri Purandaradasar krithis are held in different centres in Chennai for 3 categories, viz., Sub-Junior, Junior and Senior. Preliminary and Final competitions are held and the students scoring first 4 marks are awarded First, Second, Third and Consolation prizes. Participation Certificate are given to all the participants.