Abhishek , born in Dhule, started taking lessons in music at an early age under the guidance of his father Late Shri. Ashok Kulkarni who himself was Sangeet Alankar and a well know AIR artist. Abhishek has completed his bachelors degree in Computer Engineering. But he had true love for music it was in born in him because of a rich musical heritage.
He continued his training and achieved a graduate degree "Sangeet Visharad" in Indian Vocal Classical Music from A.B.G.M.V. Mumbai. Because of his natural talent and his musical sense noticed by his father, he is brought to Pune where he is receiving a training under Dr. Vikas Kashalkar - a stalwart of Gwalior Gharana and Pt. Hemant Pendse - well established Hindustani Vocalist and a composer. Abhishek has received many awards and state level prizes, and has made an immense progress in music.
Associated as Guru with -
Sangeet Vikas Sabha, Pune
Saraswati Sangeet Vidyalaya, Dhule