Let’s Play!

I started playing the violin at age 3. I loved the instrument and I adored hanging out with my teacher, my fellow students and my brother who was also learning to play. My first switch from student to teacher was as a Freshman at George Fox University when my junior high math teacher asked if I […]

Acoustic Quartet Survives Record Heat to Create Beautiful Wedding Music

One of my favorite ensembles is our Acoustic Quartet.  Comprised of violin, piano, cello and guitar or bass, the ensemble stands out for it’s ease at creating endless combinations of diverse texture and style. On the day we performed at this wedding pre-ceremony, ceremony and cocktail hour, it was so hot that I was really […]

Jimmy Mak’s with Tasha Miller

I am really looking forward to Thursday, December 15th!  Tasha Miller, my beautiful and mega-talented vocalist friend will be presenting a holiday concert called Human Kindness at Jimmy Mak’s together with the ensemble she dubs “the Educated Band.”  Included in the Educated Band are iconic jazz powerhouse Dan Balmer  (guitar), Andrew Oliver (piano), Kevin Deitz […]