Surya Music is a Malayalam language classical music channel that airs on various cable TV and DTH platforms. The station is available in SD and 5.1 audio quality. It is broadcasted in Malayalam and is classified as a regional channel of the Sun TV Network. The station is currently airing a new series entitled “Surya Presents: The Journey of Jewish Musical Instruments” with an international cast of artists.
The channel is based in Kochi, Kerala. It broadcasts a diverse range of programs. The main focus is on entertainment and general entertainment. It has a popular music show called Pattu Petti that airs in the morning at 5 am. Besides, Surya Music has a thriving Malayalam music scene that reaches thousands of viewers every day. Its high-definition simulcast feed at 1080i is one of the best-watched channels in the Malayalam language.
Tamil Thirai, a daily show with Tamil songs sung in Malayalam, is another popular show on Surya Music. It airs from 8 pm to 9 pm every day, and re-airs at three am to 4 am the next day. The show is one of the few shows that cater to the language of a specific region. Despite its popularity, Surya Music also aims to present songs and shows in different languages, which makes it an invaluable resource for those who are curious about the culture and traditions of the different regions of the country.
Surya studied at Oberlin Conservatory of Music, where she fell in love with the music of different cultures. While there, she met Michael Rosen, a jazz drummer, and studied African-American music history with Joe Morello. After graduating, she began teaching drum lessons and studying composition under Dr. Wendell Logan. During her time at Oberlin, she learned to read and play music notation. Her passion for music began at a young age and hasn’t stopped since.