Friday, August 9, 2013
Music director V Dakshinamurthy passes away at 94
Venkateswaran Dakshinamoorthy, the veteran veteran carnatic musician and music director died on 2 August 2013 at his residence in Mylapore, Chennai. He was 94. He has set scores for the songs in over 125 films. He has to his credit as many as 859 songs composed over a period of 50 years. He dominated Malayalam, Tamil and Hindi films, predominantly in Malayalam films.