In 1929, DKP gave her 1st concert for Corporate Radio. [In 1979, during AIR’s golden jubilee, she was specially honoured by AIR as a Veteran artiste since their incorporation.]
In 1932, she gave her first concert at the Egmore Mahila SamAjam, female wing of the Rasika Ranjani Sabha.
In 1934, she gave her first concert at Bombay.
Around the same time, she gave her first concert in Andhra Pradesh.
In 1935, her concert at the Egmore JagannAtha Bhakta Sabha was first critiqued by Kalki and the review was published in the magazine, ‘Kalki’.