Emme Jennings, 13, is a first year Virtuosi violinist. She began violin at three with Ms. Brigette Yawn and since 2009 studied with Ms. Caroline Ewan. At four she began piano with Mrs. Barbara Sollock and since 2011 studied with Mrs. Judith Habermacher. Emme has participated in Dr. Kenneth Goldsmith’s master classes, Pastor Rick Muchow’s praise band workshop and AFA. She earned National Top Talent ranking 2013–2015, and International Top Talent ranking in 2016, from the National Guild of Piano Teachers. She serves in her church as the praise band violinist under Pastor Brett Mosser, as keyboardist and vocals for middle school praise band, and in community outreach programs, including mission camp. Emme is a 2nd degree black belt at Cho’s Tae Kwon Do, where she assists in children’s classes. She enjoys participating in Awana, competitive shooting, and gymnastics, and loves quiet time with her sweet rescue dogs and learning Scripture. Emme has been blessed to perform as a guest with Lone Star College Cy-Fair under Dr. John Wolfskill and Mr. Alan Johnson, Vivaldi Strings with The Piano Guys, and in special events for Cypress Symphony, Chick-Fil-A, LSC’s LIFE workshop, and on Cypress Radio.