1st Indian Flautist to perform on the 8 Feet contrabass flute.
"Top Ranking Artiste" in Hindustani Bansuri, by Akashvani (AIR)
1st INDIAN to represent Bansuri at the WORLD FLUTE FESTIVAL held at Mendoza Argentina
NATIONAL AWARDS for Films BERU & VIMUKTHI
Brand Ambassador for AKG Microphones
Started toying with a small flute at the age of 3 years
First public performance at the age of 6
Gurus - Pandit Venkatesh Godkhindi & Vidwan Anoor Ananth Krishna Sharma
TITLES: SURMANI, NAADA-NIDHI, SUR SAMRAT, KALAPRAVEENA, ARYABHATTA, AASTHANA SANGEET VIDWANfrom udupi sri krishna mutt
B.E. - Electrical & Electronics engineering with DISTINCTION
Performed with Eminent Musicians like Ustad Zakir Hussain, Dr. Balmurali Krishna, Pt. Vishwa Mohan Bhatt, Dr. Kadri Gopinath, Sivamani and many more...