K.P.Parameswaran is a professional, 'A' GRADE(with All India Radio) mridangam Artist, Born on 19-07-1969 at Kodunthirapully Village,Palakkad,Kerala. He had his initial training and solid foundtation from his Grandfather Mridanga Vidwan Late. Sh. Kodunthirapully Swaminatha Iyer, who himself was a direct disciple of Mridangam Maestros Sh. Thanjavur Vaidyanatha Iyer and Sh. Palakkad Mani Iyer.