Luka Marinkovic was born in Grenoble, France and is an 11th grade student at Riverwood International Charter School in Atlanta, GA. He has performed at the Schwartz Center at Emory University as well as Disney Hall in Los Angeles, and won the 2012 Atlanta Music Club Scholarship. His hobbies include playing piano, running, hiking, and painting, and his future career plans include being a math or physics researcher.