He has performed and recorded with jazz/fusion artists Joe Lovano, Esperanza Spalding, Larry Coryell, Anthony Jackson, Omar Hakim, Victor Wooten, Airto Moreira, Alphonso Johnson, Aka Moon, Trilok Gurtu, Steve Smith etc and Indian musicians A.R.Rahman, Hari Prasad Chaurasia, Illayaraja, Vishwa Mohan Bhatt, Ustad Shujaat Khan, Dr. L. Subramaniam, Umayalpuram Sivaraman, Trichy Sankaran and others.
With an engineering degree in Naval Architecture from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, he went on to pursue his passion for music and graduated Magna-Cum-Laude with honors from the Berklee College of Music in Boston. He has received the Lifetime Achievement Award for Carnatic Music for 2003 award from H.H. Sri Jayendra Saraswathi, and the Berklee College of Music Guitar Achievement and Music-Composition Achievement Awards among others.
Prasanna founded Swarnabhoomi Academy of Music in 2009 and served as its President for close to 5 years.
Prasanna Discography Tracks
|AAMS CD 242||Prasanna||Guitar Indian Style (CD, Album)||Oriental Records||AAMS CD 242||US||1996||Sell This Version|
|CDNF 168421||Prasanna||Roots (CD, Album)||Saregama, RPG Music||CDNF 168421||India||2000||Sell This Version|
|none||Prasanna||Peaceful (CD, Album)||Susila Music||none||US||2001||Sell This Version|
|none||Prasanna||Be The Change (CD, Album)||Susila Music||none||US||2003||Sell This Version|
|none||Prasanna||Electric Ganesha Land (CD, Album, Dig)||Susila Music||none||US||2006||Sell This Version|
|ABLX025||Prasanna||Raga Bop Trio (CD, Album)||Abstract Logix||ABLX025||US||2010||Sell This Version|
|ACT 9503-2||Vijay Iyer With Prasanna & Nitin Mitta||Vijay Iyer With Prasanna & Nitin Mitta - Tirtha (CD, Album)||ACT (4)||ACT 9503-2||Germany||2011||Sell This Version|