Abhay Anil Kumar learns Carnatic violin from Vidwan Smt. Thanadevi Mithradeva, Artistic Director of Shruthi Laya Fine Arts Academy, Scarborough. He has won prizes in music competition held at 2015 Cleveland Thyagaraja Aradhana for alapana, krithi, and accompaniment under senior violin category.
Abhay enjoys playing the violin and has accompanied many upcoming artists in the GTA. He is a Grade-12 student at Glenforest Secondary School, Mississauga.