Laya Raghav is a disciple of Vidushi Smt. Lalgudi Vijayalakshmi. Laya has won several prizes in both violin, vocal and Harikatha categories at Cleveland thyagaraja aradhana, Chicago thyagaraja utsavam and Columbus Dhvani competitions. Laya routinely gives performances through out midwest USA and on virtual platforms. Laya also pursues Bharathanatyam and Western classical violin with equal passion. She is a Freshman in Cleveland, OH.