Born and brought up in Alibaug, Pritesh found his passion for music during his CA course which led him to quit CA and pursue his career as a musician. He learned guitar under the tutelage of Mr. Abhishek Shah in his initial years and is currently learning jazz guitar with Sanjay Divecha. He has completed the Trinity Rock and Pop Grade 8 Exam in 4 years.
Pritesh has worked in FSM for more than 4 years where he started as a student. His love, dedication, and passion for music and music education helped him work his way up in a short period to become the Academic Guitar Coach PAN India. During this period, he taught more than 170 students in schools and centers and trained over 70 teachers in classroom teaching techniques, lesson planning, and pedagogy, and conducting musical recitals across schools.
Though a fan of all kinds of music, his major influences have been instrumentalists like Jimmy Page, Joe Satriani, Plini, Tosin Abasi, and a lot more. He is mainly into instrumental solo guitar. Currently, he is learning Indian Classical flute under the tutelage of Suchismita Chatterjee from the famous flute sisters.
Pritesh is a state and national level badminton player who learned the sport under the guidance of Leroy D’Sa.
On a personal level, Pritesh has many interests, he is spiritual who meditates, a nature lover, adventurer & traveler and he loves beaches.