Nithyasree Mahadevan, granddaughter of veteran musician D.K. Pattamal, is among the top performing artistes today. She sings with great ease and style and captures the heart of the listeners with the choice of her songs and by virtue of her perfect rendition. Perfect alignment of sruthi, clear diction, and ability to reach higher octaves with perfect ease make her one of the most sought-after artistes today. Her successful entry into playback singing has helped her carve a niche for herself in the hearts of the music lovers - the young and old alike.
In her album for Music Today, Nithyasree presents various compositions in the Kutcheri pattern. The songs have been chosen keeping in mind the music lovers all over the country. Her alaap of Raag Kalyani and her Bhajan 'Aayiye Giridhar' in Raag Poorya Dhanasree by Swati Tirunal touch the core of Bhakthi and Bhava. She is accompanied by M.A.Krishnaswamy on the Violin, L.Sivakumar on Mridangam, S.Karthick on Ghatam and A.S.Krishnan on Morsing.