Bowed Strings

Department: Bowed Strings

Margaret Hopkins

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Margaret Bruziak Hopkins was born in Poland where she began violin and piano studies. She received a B.M. in Performance and Education from University of Massachusetts at Lowell. She received extensive Suzuki training at numerous universities in the USA. Margaret has performed in various countries throughout Europe, Canada and the United States. She has been […]

Lucy Fillery-Murphy

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Lucy Fillery is originally from the UK, where she studied music at Southampton University and was a member of the SU Symphony, Jazz & Chamber Orchestras, as well as the Cordelia String Quartet. She recently relocated with her family to West Newbury from Prague, where she furthered her studies at the Prague Conservatory and was […]

Laura King

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Laura King is a member of the Suzuki Association of the Americas and a Registered Suzuki teacher in Volumes 1, 2 and 3. She also studied extensively for two years under Moshe Neumann in Cincinnati, OH, who studied with Dr. Suzuki in Japan and John Kendall for three years. Laura has taught the Suzuki Method […]

Jamie Sokolowski

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Jamie Sokolowski graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a B.M. in Music Education and earned her M.A. in Music Therapy and Mental Health Counseling from Lesley University. Jamie believes in well-rounded music education where students learn through exploring, creating and performing. She teaches music, band, orchestra, songwriting and chorus at the Nock and […]

Aurora Sidor

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Aurora Sidor brings over 14 years of musical experience on the violin. In 2019, she completed her Bachelor of Arts in Violin Performance at the University of New Hampshire. She was a member of the New Hampshire Philharmonic for 3 years. Aurora will audition for the Merrimack Valley Philharmonic this Fall. When not performing violin, […]