Popular disciple of Sangeetha Kalanidhi Dr. Trichy Sri. Sankaran, Arvind has been under his tutelage since 2004, learning the intricacies and nuances of the percussive arts of the Pudukottai Laya Bani. He was initiated into the art by Pazhani Sri Kumar and Sriraam Subbaraman. Arvind also underwent vocal training for 10 years.
Arvind has regularly accompanied sought after musicians and has performed at almost all the prestigious venues of Carnatic Music in India and North America. Most notably Arvind has performed alongside Madurai Sri. T.N. Seshagopalan, Sri. Ashok Ramani, Madurai Sri. R. Sundar, Sri. Jayshankar Balan, Smt. Geetha Sunderesan, Delhi Sri. V. Muthukumar, Sri. V.V.S. Murari , Smt. Padma Sugavanam, Toronto Brothers, Sriranjani Santhanagopalan, Akshay Padmanabhan, Sid Sriram to name a few.
Arvind is the Scientific Director at Sustainnovation Canada, specializing in food security technologies and carbon neutral waste management systems.
Telialerurama with Smt. Padma Sugavanam
Srinivasa Thiruvenkata with Sri Delhi V Muthukumar