Maggie is an American professional freelance violinist and teacher with over 30 years playing experience and 20 years teaching. Maggie is passionate about teaching students of all ages and levels in her private studio and in UK schools. She holds a Bachelors degree in Violin Performance from the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana. She has a Masters in Violin Performance from Boise State University in Boise, Idaho and a second Masters Degree in Violin Performance from the London College of Music in Ealing, London; She also received her FLCM certificate as well.
Maggie is an avid performer playing with several orchestras around London including St Paul’s Sinfonia, Amadeus Orchestra and is a founding member of the Maple Rose String Quartet.
Prior to living in the United Kingdom Maggie was Concertmaster of the Denver Pops Orchestra and Assistant Concertmaster of the Littleton Symphony for the past three years. She also substituted with several Orchestras around the US including the Boise Philharmonic, Helena Symphony Orchestra, and Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra. She has attended many music festivals including Marrowstone, Meadowmount, Rocky Ridge and The Quartet Program. Maggie has also performed internationally in Austria, France and Norway.
In addition to the her classical training, Maggie also performs on a 5-string electric violin and has recorded with artists including Lethal Bizzle and David Zowie.