Bhargav Tumkur is learning violin under the principal guidance of Sri Subash Vinjamuri of Springfield, Virginia. He is also guided by the young accomplished violinist Kamalakiran Vinjamuri and more recently by Sri Delhi Sunder Rajan of Chennai. Bhargav learns Carnatic vocal from Smt Padmini Ravi of Chennai. He is a 7th grader at Cabin John Middle School in Potomac, MD. Bhargav plays western violin at school. He is a keen follower of sports especially soccer and enjoys playing it.