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Srinivas performing in Pune, January to December 2009
|Birth name||Uppalapu Srinivas|
|Also known as||U. Srinivas, Mandolin Srinivas|
28 February 1969|
Palakollu, West Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh, India
|Origin||Andhra Pradesh, India|
|Died||19 September 2014
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
|Genres||Indian classical music|
|Occupation(s)||Musician (Mandolin Maestro)|
|Labels||Real World Records
|Associated acts||Remember Shakti|
Uppalapu Shrinivas (Telugu: ఉప్పలపు శ్రీనివాస్; 28 February 1969 – 19 September 2014), better known by his stage name U. Srinivas, was an Indian mandolinist and music educator. He performed under the Carnatic musical tradition. He was given many awards including: Padma Shri (1998) and the Sangeet Natak Akademi Award (2010). He worked with musicians such as John McLaughlin, Michael Nyman, and Michael Brook.
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