Tanuja Krishna began her passion in music at the age of five, where she began learning Indian classical music and dance. At the age of 11, she began playing the violin, and continued to play throughout her academic years. She served as concertmaster throughout her middle and high school years and would go on to receive the National School Orchestra Award during her senior year. After high school, she went on to pursue a bachelor's degree in Violin Performance at Rollins College. She also performs regularly as a member of the Bach Festival Orchestra. Tanuja has taught violin professionally since 2014 and also teaches Indian music and dance regularly.