Siddharth Ashokkumar has been learning Carnatic music for the past 13 years. He initially learnt the violin from Smt. Ranjani Swamy and vocal from Smt. Lalitha Venkat of New Jersey. He now takes advanced lessons from Sri Vittal Ramamurthy and Sri Srinivasamurthy of Chennai and has also benefited from the guidance of Smt. Kalyani Ramani. A regular performer in the tri-state area, Siddharth has also had the unique opportunity to accompany traveling artists from India as well as play for dance performances. He is also currently taking advanced lessons from an advanced music group facilitated by Suresh Ramachandran.