Jennifer D'Alessio - Fiddle
Jennifer D'Alessio teaches violin, viola,and, piano. She has been trained classically since she was 2 1/2 years old, and started playing Irish music in 2013. Jenn has been teaching for over 20 years, combining her classical Suzuki method training with music theory as well as Irish and jazz techniques. She attended the Interlochen Arts Academy throughout high school, received a Bachelor of Arts in Violin Performance from the Eastman School of Music, and has attended workshops with the Turtle Island String Quartet, Eugene Friesen and Jason Anick, Liz Carroll, Wendy MacIsaac, Fergal Scahill, and Fiachra Hayes, among others. Jenn is currently the concertmaster of the Oconomowoc Chamber Orchestra and is a fiddle and accordion player and singer with the Irish rock band, Hearthfire.