A very dedicated Smt. Padmavathi Sivaraman is from Thiruvaiyaru, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, a place renowned for its association with Saint Thyagaraja, who, along with Muthuswami Dikshitar and Syama Sastri, comprised the Trinity of Carnatic music. Saint Thyagaraja composed some of his greatest works here in this great place. Smt. Padmavathi holds a 4 year Diploma in Music from Thiruvaiyaru Govt. Music College (1971 - 75). Ever since, she has dedicated herself to teach and inspire hundreds of enthusiastic students around the world.She continues to share her knowledge and her skillful teaching has helped many generations to groom and excel themselves in the field of Carnatic music.