Emme Jennings

Emme Jennings, 16, began violin at age three with Brigette Yawn, studied 7 years with Caroline Ewan, and since 2016 has studied with Rodica Gonzalez of the Houston Symphony. She began piano at age four with Barbara Sollock and has studied with Judith Habermacher since 2011.  Emme has participated in Kenneth Goldsmith’s master classes, Rick Muchow’s praise band workshop, AFA, Texas Strings Camp, and Virtuosi’s Summer Workshop. She has earned National Guild of Piano Teachers’ Top Talent ranking 2013–2018, and earned first violin section for Region 27 Orchestra in 2017. Emme is dedicated to serving and is grateful to Virtuosi for providing opportunities to play violin and piano for community and charitable events and to mentor in the Touch of Music program. It has been a joy for her to serve in her home church and in other churches playing violin, 6-string electric violin, and keyboard. Emme is a 2nd degree black belt with Cho’s Tae Kwon Do, where she assists in teaching children’s classes. Emme has been blessed to perform with Lone Star College under John Wolfskill and Alan Johnson, on Cypress Radio, with Vivaldi Strings in concert with The Piano Guys, and with Virtuosi for Inaugural celebrations in Washington, D.C.