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T. N. Krishnan
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Krishnan performing at the Film and Television Institute of India, Pune, on 19 January 2010
Background information
Born (1928-10-06)6 October 1928
Tripunithura, Cochin, British India
Died 2 November 2020(2020-11-02) (aged 92)
Chennai, India
Genres Carnatic music
Occupation(s) violinist
Instruments violin

Trippunithura Narayanaiyer Krishnan (6 October 1928 – 2 November 2020) was an Indian Carnatic music violinist. He was known for his works with Lalgudi Jayaraman and M.S. Gopalakrishnan. He was awarded the Madras Music Academy's Sangeetha Kalanidhi in 1980.


Krishnan died on 2 November 2020 at his home in Chennai at the age of 92.


  • Maestros Choice (1991)
  • Legendary Solo
  • Classical instrumental Violin
  • A Duet On Strings (with Dr.N Rajam and T S Nandakumar)
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