He is also a researcher
in regional music, for which, he has been awarded
with a junior fellowship for research by Govt of India.
He is currently working as a lecturer in music in
Government college of Music and Fine Arts, Tripunithura,
Kochi. In this programme he is accompanied by Kalamandalam
Prakash in maddalam, and Trichur Krishnakumar in Edakka.
Madhavan Nampoothiri is one of the original voices
in the classical Music field of Kerala. He has 500
Solo performances to his credit.