The brothers have been distinguished composers in particularly Kannada and Telugu movies, for over 4 many years, ranging from Nineteen Fifties to the early Nineteen Nineties
Eminent music director Rajan of Rajan-Nagendra fame died late on Sunday at his residence right here resulting from a cardiac arrest, household sources mentioned.
In line with his members of the family, 87-year previous Rajan, who was the elder brother of Nagendra, had developed problems on Saturday and suffered a coronary heart assault.
He was rushed to hospital however died on the best way, they added. Nagendra had handed away 20 years in the past, they mentioned.
Rajan and Nagendra have been born in a middle-class musical household at Shivarampet in Mysuru.
Their father Rajappa was a harmonium and flute participant who performed background music for silent motion pictures.Whereas Rajan was a violinist, Nagendra was an knowledgeable in Jal Tarang. The brothers used to carry out for Jaya Maruthi Orchestra.
As unbiased music administrators, Rajan and Nagendra had debuted for the film ‘Sowbhagya Lakshmi,’ which opened a vista of alternatives for them.
The brothers dominated the southern movie business, particularly Kannada and Telugu movies, for over 4 many years ranging from Nineteen Fifties to the early Nineteen Nineties.
The music composer brothers carved a distinct segment for themselves by giving many memorable and melodious songs.
These embody ‘Akashave beelali mele’ from the film ’Nyayave Devaru’, ‘Aakaashadinda Dharegilida’ from ‘Chandanada Gombe’, ‘Aakaasha Deepavu Neenu’ from ‘Pavana Ganga’, ’Baanallu Neene Bhuviyallu Neene’ from ‘Bayalu Dari’ and Hosa Balige Nee Joteyade’ from ‘Naa Ninna Bidalare’ in Kannada.
A number of the hit songs in Telugu are ‘Pujaluseya’, ’Intinti Ramayanam’ and ‘Manasa veena madhugeetam’.
The duo had scored music for 400-odd movies in Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Tulu, Hindi and Sinhala.
Condoling Rajan’s loss of life, Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa mentioned, “I’m deeply pained to study concerning the demise of Sri Rajan. Could his soul relaxation in everlasting peace. Could God give energy to the bereaved members of the family, relations and followers to bear the loss.”
Yediyurappa mentioned Rajan will all the time be remembered for giving lots of of melodious songs.
A number of ministers and public representatives condoled the demise of Rajan.