On August 28, 2016, Jenny Oaks Baker, a Grammy Award-nominated, Billboard Magazine No. 1 violin recording artist and performer, will be a special guest on Music and the Spoken Word.
Jenny began playing the violin at age four and made her solo orchestral debut in 1983 when she was only eight years old. She received a bachelor’s degree in violin performance from the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia and a master of music degree from the renowned Julliard School in New York City. She has performed as a soloist at Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Strathmore Hall, the Library of Congress, and as guest soloist with the National Symphony, Jerusalem Symphony, Pittsburg Symphony, San Diego Symphony, and Utah Symphony. She has also been featured on television and radio broadcasts nationwide, and film soundtracks.View Full Story