Sandeep has pursued Tabla for more than two decades, learning from eminent Tabla Gurus including Shri Prabhakar Betrabet, Ustad Shabbir Nisar and Pandit Mohan Balvalli. He has also received extensive guidance from Pandit Sadanand Naimpalli and Pandit Omkar Gulvady. Sandeep has performed in India, UK and USA, playing both solo and accompanying for vocal, instrumental and dance with artists such as Pandit K Sridhar, Vidushi Shubhada Paradkar, Pandit Partha Bose and Dr. M. Narmadha among others. Based in North Carolina (USA), Sandeep balances his musical interest in performing and teaching Tabla alongside his professional pursuit in the semiconductor industry. He has co-authored the book, TIHAAI, with his Guru Shri Prabhakar Betrabet for students of music.