Saraswati Rajagopalan has been acclaimed as one of the leading Veena artists of Karnatic music today. Hailing from a music loving family, she started rendering solo performances from the age of 12.

Initial training was from Smt. Radhamani Sharma of Karaikudi Sambasiva Iyer School and was later trained by Sangeeta Kalanidhi Shri. KS Narayanaswami and Shri TS Raghavan.

Saraswati has fine awareness and grip on the idiom of ragas and rhythm, a rich repertoire of classical compositions, and a mind open to new ideas, all of which has given an innovative and interpretative quality to her rendition with a fine blend of aesthetics.

Has received accolades for chaste and scholarly music rendered with maturity and flawless fingering technique. Saraswati’s music abounds in nuances akin to vocal singing - gayaki ang. She has endeared herself to music lovers by her fascinating style, graceful, original and rooted in tradition.

Her virtuosity on the instrument, with rich tonal quality has won her appreciation from music loving audiences all over. She has presented several concerts all over India and abroad and has enthralled the layman and connoisseurs alike.

Concerts are regularly featured in National Program of Music on AIR and Doordarshan and Akashwani Sangeet Sammelan

Has rich experience in composing music for Orchestra.

Solo performances in prestigious organizations/institutions: widely traveled and performed both within the country and abroad

Received great acclaim for her "Veena-Venu-Violin" and Jugalbandi Concerts


Done many lecture demonstrations across the world.

Saraswati has been teaching Veena to students, both in India and abroad, over many years.