Shri received basic training in music from Bhanu Charankar, violin training from Vijay Sanzgiri (Bombay) and Shri B.S.Upadhye (Pune). He learned Carnatic violin skills from Sri Mysore Sateesh in USA.
Shri also took extensive training in Hindustani vocal music from Pt. Madhav Bhatki in NJ. Shri won the President of India's Gold Medal as the Best Amateur Violinist in the All-India Music competition. He has given solo performances in India and USA. He has also accompanied many prominent artists such as Pandit Jitendra Abhisheki, Pandit S.B.Deshpande, Prabhudeo Sardar, Ulhas Kashalkar etc. Shri worked for JP Morgan Chase & Co. in New York City for a number of years. He is active in promoting Indian classical music programs in NJ/NY/PA area.