Kiran and Nivi are Carnatic vocal disciples of “Sangeetha Seva Ratna” Dr.C.M. Venkatachalam, “Sangeetha Shironmani” Smt. Gayathri Venkataraghavan and layam disciple of “Nada Oli” Sri Melakkaveri K Balaji.
They are finalists of Carnatic Music Idol USA in year 2012.They have also won first prizes in Kriti, Neraval ,Alapana , Viruttham & Pallavi categories in the Cleveland Tyagaraja Aradhana competitions. They also participated in the Margazhi festival in Detroit -2014 organized by iCarnatic .
They have given many concerts in the west coast region. They are finalists in the Carnatic premier league " Sangeeth Samraat" in duo category. They have given concerts in Chennai during the music season in December -2015. Both Kiran & Nivi are recipients of the prestigious Indian Raga Fellowship.