AWARDS

Awards/Recognition Received :

Because of his accomplished performances, dedication and commitment towards music, he has received numerous awards and to mention few,

Classical Music Awards :

  • Kalaimamani Award 2020, The Highest Civilian State Award Given by Government of Tamilnadu by Honorable Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami, in presence of Deputy Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam, Minister for Tamil Culture and Language       MaFoi K. Pandiarajan, Chairman Shri. Deva Tamilnadu Iyal Isai Nataka Manram.

  • YuvaKala Sangeet Samrat Award 2020, INDO-NEPAL Music Meditation Series organized by Anu Dhwani Art and Cultural Society, Delhi

  • Kala Aparanji Award 2020, Given by Pandit Bhimsen Music Foundation Gadag, Karnataka

  • Smt. Leena Gupta Memorial Award 2019, Leena Gupta Memorial Music Foundation, Silchar, Assam

  • Mahatma Gandhi Award 2019, Gandhi 150th International Peace Festival, Gandhi World Foundation Chennai Award given in presence of Governor of Taminadu Thiru. Banwarilal Purohit

  • Sangeet Ratna Award 2019, Sumadhur Hamsadhwani Trust, Preerna Dham, Faridabad , Haryana

  • Jaipur Ratna Award 2019, Jaipur Ratna Samman Samaroh, received from Legendary Hindustani Classical Vocalist Padma Bhushan Begum Parveena Sultana , Nirmala Auditorium, Jaipur, Rajasthan

  • Excellence in Vocational and Instrumental Music Award 2018, Given by Rotary Club of Seven Hills, Dharwad, Karnataka

  • Sri Channabasaveshwar Award 2018, Given by Ulavi Padayatre Channa Basaweshwar Samiti, Karnataka

  • Sangeetha Sahodar Award 2018, Given by Pandit Raghunath Talegaonkar Foundation Trust and Sangeet Kala Kendra, Agra, Uttar Pradesh

  • Sri Yogeshwari Sangeet Ratna Puraskar 2017, Sri Yogeshwari Prathisthan, Ichalkaranji, Maharashtra

  • Sangeetha NadaBrahma Award 2017, Given by Gadag Ganayogi Veereshwara Punyashrama in Association with Kannada Culture Depart, Karnataka Government

  • Bharat Kala Ratna Puraskar 2017, International Center for Cultural Integration, Odisha

  • Nudisiri Award 2016, 13th Kannada Nadu-Nudi-Culture Conference, The Annual Kannada Literary and Cultural Meet of Alva's Education Foundation, Mangalore, Karnataka

  • Kala Vikas Puraskar 2016, 100th Birthday of Shehnai Maestro Bharat Ratna Ustad Bismillah Khan Anniversary, KalaVikas Parishad.

  • Shree BabaHarivallabh Sangeet Puraskar 2015, Receives a honor from Satguru Uday Singhji in Shree Baba Harivallabh Sangeet Sammelan 2015 in Jalandhar at Shri Devi Talab Mandir, Punjab

  • Navaraspur Utsav Sangeet Sanskriti Award 2015, organised by Kannada and Culture Department Govt.given by District Commissioner of Vijapura

  • Sundri Samrat Pt Sidaram Jadhav & Pt Chidanand Jadhav Yuva Puraskar 2015, Solapur,Maharashtra

  • Kala Saadhak Samman 2014, Given by Kala Mandali, Delhi, Vividha 2014, A National Festival of Diverse Cultural Expressions of India, Delhi

  • Aasthana Vidwan Award 2013, Given by Sri Gnana Advaitha Peetam, from Sri Sathguru Swami Gnanananda Sarasvathi Ammaji, Chennai

  • Yuva Kala Ratna Award 2010, Given by Sripuram Narayani Peedam, Vellore, Tamilnadu

  • Sangeeta Kala Nakshatra Award 2010, Given Chinmaya Music Foundation, Chinmaya Mission Madurai, Tamilnadu

  • Kala Bharathi Puraskar 2008, Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Uttar Pradesh

  • Aasthana Vidwan Title 2006, SriKalahasti Temple, Chittoor Andhra Pradesh

  • Smt. Krishna Hanagal Yuvakala Puraskar 2006, Dr.Gangubai Hangal Music Foundation, Hubli, Karnataka

  • Sangeetha Vikas Ratna Award 2004, from Pandit Puttaraj Gawai Music Foundation, Gadag, Karnataka

  • Sitar Ratna Ustad Ahmed Hussain Khan Yuva Kala Puraskar 2001, Given by Ustad Ahmed Hussain Music Circle, Chennai, Tamilnadu

  • Sur Mani Award 1999, by Sur Singar Sansad, Kal Ke Kalakar Sangeet Sammellan, Bombay, Maharashtra

Recognition :

  • Krishna Ballesh conferred Honorary Doctorates - 2019 along with Legendary Playback Singer's Dr. SP. Balasubrahmanyam, Dr. KS. Chitra, Drummer Dr. Sivamani, Dr. Nagoor Babu (Mano) and after his father Pandit Dr. S.Ballesh in 2017.