Initially her guru was “SANGEETHA SEVA NIRATHA” Sri Kumbakonam S.Viswanatha Iyer (grandfather) and presently learning from her mother V. Nandhini. She inherits a great sense of carnatic music both in vocal and keyboard. Srivaralaxmi is the 13th generation music performer in her family.
She started learning music under the tutelage of her grand-father Sri Viswanatha Iyer at a very young age. She was learning vocal under him and her mother also guided her.After her grandfather’s demise she is presently learning under her mother Smt.Nandhini V who is a B’High graded artist.One fine day she startled one and all as all of a sudden she started playing kritis on keyboard without anyone’s prior support She inherits a great musical knowledge and found to be a successful upcoming carnatic keyboard performer.Later with the blessings of her parents and everyone she started performing at the age of 15. Till date she has performed at various sabhas and many fusion concerts which approximately sums up to 1000+ concerts.
She also renders fusion concerts with renowned artists. She has performed more than 800 programs at various sabhas, outside Chennai and other places. Notably, BHARATHIYA VIDHYA BHAVAN-MYLAPORE, SRI KRISHNA GANA SABHA, KARTHIK FINE ARTS, INDIAN FINE ARTS SOCIETY, BOMBAY RASIKA RANJANI SABHA (RR SABHA), RAMANI’S FLUTE ACADEMY, KALPATHY FESTIVAL-KALPATHY, R.A.PURAM BHAKTHA JANA SABHA, SREEPERUMBATHUR LAKMINARAYANAN TEMPLE, TTD DEVASTHANAM, , DEVAKOTTAI-THIYAGARAJA FEST, CHENNAI CULTURAL ACADEMY, CHARUBALA MOHAN TRUST, SOUTH ZONE CULTURAL ACADEMY, CHENNAI FINE ARTS, THIYAGARAJA VIDWAT SAMAJAM-MYLAPORE, ASTHIKA SAMAJAM-VENUS COLONY, AIR-VADHYA VRINDHA, NADHASUDHA-VELACHERRY, NARADHAGANA SABHA, PANCHAMUKA ANJANEYAR, PERAMBUR SANGEETHA SABHA, R.R.SABHA MYLAPORE, CARNATICA ENSEMBLE and many more.
Srivaralaxmi is now into teaching carnatic on keyboard for many students, in and across India. This 2018 she had her students from US and Australia render concerts during the December music season in Chennai.
Extempore Music composing for script/poems
60+ Theatre performances in association with a renowned theatre group from India
Composed and directed music for short films and applications
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Freelance TV shows Anchor
Saraswathy Pooja special interview given by Srivaralaxmi Maya
Raj TV - Independence day program
Astro TV- Malaysian TV channel
Sankara TV series of programs
Raj TV - Republic Day
Raj TV – Margazi Isai
Hosted DD Podhigai shows
Big Bazzar concert photo in DECCAN CHRONICLE
Krishnagana Sabha - dhinamani
The Hindu Tamil
The Hindu Metro Plus for accompanying a Katha Kutchery