N.Rajaraman, disciple of Maestro Padmashri.Shri.VikkuVinayakram, having started his career at the age of 16 and has been playing the ghatam for several leading musicians such as Dr. M. Balamurali Krishna, Shri.T.N.Krishnan, Shri.Shasang, Smt. Nityashri Mahadevan, Shri. Ganesh & shri. Kumaresh, Shri.N.Ramani and many other eminent artiste. N.Rajaraman traveled widely and performed in various prestigious halls such as Queen Elizabeth, The royal Festival Hall in London, the
Lincoln Centre in New York and has participated various Indian musical festivals in abroad. He has been awarded by Unesco for participating in the millennium festival in bali. Awarded as
“performer award” for the year 1998 from shri. krishnaganasabha, Chennai. Received the title of “VadhyakalaVipance” from Dr.Balamurali Krishna’s Trust in December 2008. Received “KanchiKamakotiAsthanaVidwan” from Kanchi Mutt on September 2010 and best performer award from Music academy Chennai on December’ 2014.