Born and brought up in the district of North Canara, Gurumurthy Vaidya is a Tablist by Profession. Being guided initially by Sri G G Hegde, and Pt. Basavaraj Bendigere, he is now under the tutelage of Pt. Ravindra Yavagal, Bangalore.
With his own interest, Shri Gurumurthy Vaidya has gained a good knowledge and control over Vocal Music, Pakhawaj, Chende, Mrudanga, other rhythmic instruments along with Tabla. Laya Vinyasa, is a popular programme experimented and popularised by him with performing all said instruments with/without vocal support. Graded Tabla artist of AIR, Bangalore and TV artist has performed worldwide and has accompanied the greatest musicians. He has composed and directed music for many commercial CDs and music projects.
Samskara Foundation is a team driven by professional and Graded artistes. The team aims at creativity & uniqueness and hence works out to provide a variety of music. Committed to the field of music, Samskara Foundation has been successful in performing in various performances.
Laya Vinyasa, an experiment of unique ensemble of Chende, Mrudanga, Pakhwaz and Tabla (Chende-Mrudanga are the instruments used for Taala-maddale in Yakshagana, which is a popular art of Coastal Karnataka).