Having been initiated by Sri Krishnan, Srinath learnt under Sri. R. Ramesh (Karaikudi Mani Style of Percussion). He went on to get lessons under Maestro Padmabhushan Sangeetha Kalanidhi Umayalpuram K. Sivaraman. He has accompanied many senior artists such as Ravi Kiran, Allepey Venkatesan,
T. Rukmini, the Late Smt. Sangeetha Kalanidhi Mani Krishnaswamy, Sangeetha Kalanidhi Sri. R.K. Srikantan, and many others, performing in India, Canada and the US. He has played numerous Jugalbandis and Tala Vadya Concerts. He has performed in many audiocassettes and CD’s. He is a well sought after mridangist for Carnatic Music and Dance Concerts, and teaches Mridangam in the Jayamangala School in Maryland. He has a MS degree in EE and is working as an engineer in Maryland.