Satheepan Elankumaran learnt mridangam under the guidance of Shri Yogaraja Kandasamy and completed his Mridanga Arangetram in 2009. He has participated in many concerts in Melbourne and interstate organised by the Indian Arts Academy. He also received training from Late Sri Palghat S.Suresh in 2004 and 2006. At present, Satheepan is undergoing further training under the guidance of Sri Palghat TR Rajamani (son of Palghat Mani Iyer).
Apart from Mridangam, Satheepan has a keen interest for Bharathanatyam and has completed his Arangetram along with his siblings in March 2007. Satheepan gained much of his music knowledge under the tutelage of his mother. Currently, he is studying Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering at Monash University.