Reach of Carnatic music beyond what we think: Bombay Jayashri

The Tamil lullaby "Kanney Kanmaniaye.. Aararo, Aararo" sung by her, perhaps has robbed Carnatic music vocalist Bombay Jayashri Ramnath of her sleep, what with the excitement of being nominated for the Oscar.

Jayashri Ramnath’s ‘Life of Pi’ lullaby nominated for the Oscars

Mumbai-based singer Jayashri Ramnath’s calming voice that was well-used to sing a lullaby in the opening scene as well as the last scene of Ang Lee’s ‘Life of Pi’ has made its way to the coveted Academy Awards 2013 nominations list for Best Music (Original Song) category.