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Jenna Krause

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MM DePaul University
BM Wheaton College

Jenna Krause is a dedicated violinist and music teacher in the greater Chicago area. She has experience teaching both traditional and Suzuki string lessons in private and group settings and has completed multiple levels of Suzuki Certification. In addition to teaching private string lessons, Jenna has also instructed chamber groups, piano group classes, and early childhood music programs.

As a violinist Jenna performs with various orchestras and chamber groups in the state including the Northbrook Symphony, Lincolnwood Chamber Orchestra, and the Illinois Valley Symphony Orchestra.

As a music pedagogue Jenna aims to inspire confidence and self-thinking in her students through establishing a strong foundation so that they can accomplish their musical goals and become thoughtful individuals. Jenna engages with students in the learning process so they can continue to advance outside of lessons and become confident and successful musicians at all levels.

Jenna received her bachelor’s degree in music pedagogy from Wheaton College where she studied under Paul Zafer. Currently, Jenna is working towards her master’s degree in violin performance at DePaul University, studying with Ann Setzer.