Sudhindra Rao hails from a musical family, he started learning from Guru Sri Vasudeva Rao, Bangalore. He is proficient in Mridangam and Kanjira. He is graded artist in Kanjira from AIR Bangalore and has accompanied renowned artists like K.V. Narayanaswamy, R.K. Srikantan, T.N.Krishnan, to name a few. Sudhindra lives in Apex, NC, he teaches Mridangam and works for IBM.