Violinist/Composer and creator of the Global Fusion concept, Dr. L. Subramaniam has performed/recorded Carnatic Classical Music, Western Classical Music and also composed for and conducted major Orchestras, scored for films, collaborated with a wide range of some of the greatest musicians, from different genres of music including jazz, occidental, jugalbandis with North Indian musicians, world music and global fusion. He is a force that is strongly Indian, but universal in nature and approach. At a very young age, he was honoured with the title Violin Chakravarthy (emperor of the violin). Till date, Dr. Subramaniam has produced, performed, collaborated, conducted and recorded close to two hundred recordings. He is also the founder/director of the Subramaniam Academy of Performing Arts, a premier institute for musical education, and the Lakshminarayana Global Music Festival, the biggest global music festival in India.