Welcome to Official website of Flautist-Composer GS RAJAN
Arts Administration:


Fourteen years experience in day to day office administration, personnel management, budgeting and maintenance of accounts, organization of meetings, festivals, exhibitions, Audio-Video Documentation, Compilation and Production of Video films and seminars etc. as Programme Officer and later as Deputy Secretary of SNA - Dept. of Culture, Ministry of Culture, Government of India.

Former Chief Minister of Assam, Governor with Bhupen Hazarika and Rajan.
Artistic Director - Monsoon Festival; Spring Festival; Nuits de L'Inde.

Dance & Music Critic, The Statesman, New Delhi. ( Since 1990)

Founder President, SURYA, a space for young people. HQ: Madras. (1980-1986)

Hon. General Secretary, SWARALAYA.HQ: New Delhi. (1997-2003)

Founder/Content Editor, www.artindia.net (Since 1998)

Music Critic, The Hindu, New Delhi. National Daily (Since 2001)


Designed logos, brochures, stage sets, websites and conducted press conferences and publicity etc. for innumerable festivals and programmes, seminars and workshops.

Artistic Director - Festival of music and dance on the occasion of International Conference of Interpol - Delhi 1997.

Rajan with Rukmini Devi Arundale
RAJAN's Blog
Rajan's Face Book
Photos of GS RAJAN

Artistic Director - Festival of music and dance on the occasion of International Conference and exhibition of Terrestrial Broadcasting Engineers. - Delhi-1997

Officer-in-Charge - German Festival in India SNA Cell. 2000-2001.

Co-ordination of 'Ganatantra Mahotsav' series and 'Swarnotsav' series (music and dance festivals all over India including special shows by an ensemble conducted by Pandit Ravi Shankar) celebrating 50 years of the Republic of India for Sangeet Natak Akademi, National Academy of Music, Dance and Drama, Government of India 2000-2001.

Organized award presentation ceremony - Swaralaya Puraskaram - to Bharat Ratna Pandit Ravi Shankar. February 2002. Also organized award presentation ceremonies of DK Pattammal in Chennai's Kalakshetra, Ustad Ali Akbar Khan in New Delhi's Kamani Auditorium

Participated in the organization of Indo-Soviet seminar on music, New Delhi-1988.

Participated in the organization of Festivals of India abroad-1987-89.

Design/Execution of the first ever international exhibition of puppets in India on the occasion
of India International Puppetry Festival-1991.

Organized a twenty-day workshop of modern dance with faculty from American Dance Festival (ADF) on the occasion of India International Dance Festival-1992.

Organized a three-day festival of traditional theatre, Paramparik Natyotsava. Designed the stage and outside decor -1994.

Organized a five-day festival of classical music at Aurangabad-1995.

Organized a five-day festival of classical music at Goa-1996.

Audio/Video documentation of performing arts, Interviews, recordings Computerization of archival material-1986-97.

Rajan being interviewed for European Television.
Rajan's YouTube Channel
Rajan in Google+
Rajan in LinkEdin
Rajan on Twitter

Member, Dance Audition Committee, Doordarshan - National Television (2000-2003)

International Jury Member. Monoco Dance Forum
Ninjinsky Awards, Monoco (Since 2002)

Editor-in-Chief, Rasamanjari - a magazine on art and life - (2002-2003)

Rajan with students

International Co-ordinator
Nuits de la Inde, Marseille, France (Since 2004)

Jury Member for Sanskriti Awards (Since 2004)

Jury Member for national fellowships to young artists
Government of India (2007-08)

Jury Member of Legends of India award committee (Since 2011)


Artistic Consultant/Manager
KDAMA, GA, USA (2012-2013)

Project Consultant
Nava Dance Theater, San Francisco, USA(Since 2014)

Executive Director

Samskriti, Houston, USA (Since Jan 2015

then CEC of India, T.N. Seshan honouring GS RAJAN