Violin Lessons

Emily Fischer

Emily Fischer is a violinist from Elgin, Illinois. She is currently pursuing her Master of Music in Violin Performance with a focus on Suzuki Pedagogy from the University of Louisville. Emily holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting and Finance from Augustana College, where she served as Concertmaster of the Augustana Symphony and Maestoso quartet. Emily was trained through the Suzuki Method from ages 3 ½ to 18 and holds a Suzuki Teacher Certification from Colleen Fitzgerald. She is a two-time concerto competition winner and touring Chicago-land musician with her string duo, Violin Twinz. Emily was also a touring musician in an Indi-rock group out of Rockford called Yes Factory, performing opening acts for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame group, Cheap Trick.  Her recent instructors include Susan Stone and Geoffrey Herd. Emily is passionate about helping students succeed and enriching their lives through developing attention-to-detail, discipline, confidence, leadership skills and empathy through musical expression. Her passion for violin and connecting with others creates an exciting, stimulating environment for growth.