Adhithya Basker is a senior majoring in Data Science at UC Berkeley. Born in California, he has been living in Denver since he was 6 years old. Adhi’s musical journey began at the age of 7 under the tutelage of Smt. Priya Hariharan. Throughout his 14 years of musical education, he has been blessed to learn a unique style of Carnatic music originating from the violin legend himself, Sri Lalgudi G. Jayaraman. He owes all of his musical achievements to his wonderful guru, Smt. Priya Hariharan, who introduced him to Carnatic music and continues to guide him through the vast sea of knowledge that Indian Classical music encompasses. After his Arangetram in 2015, he has performed in various venues in the US.
Adhi is also an avid sports fan, and in addition to constantly watching football he plays basketball and tennis. In his free time, Adhi enjoys playing sports, reading, playing videogames, and hanging out with friends.