Quad Cities Teacher Feature, June 2013 - Jenni Pickering
Jenni Pickering - Violin and Viola
Jenni is a graduate of Augustana College where she earned her Bachelor’s of Arts. She has been playing violin and viola for most of her life, and has been teaching lessons over nine years.
In her spare time, Jenni enjoys attending concerts, especially the band Cornmeal, and bluegrass concerts. You can also find her rocking out in Zumba classes. She lives in Moline with her husband, Gordon, her cat Applesauce, and her bearded dragon, Easy Wheat.
She is a former member of the St. Charles East Chamber Orchestra, the Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra (eyso.org) and the Augustana Symphony Orchestra. Jennifer also plays with the Clinton Symphony Orchestra, as well as participating in many diverse chamber groups and ensembles ranging from classical string quartets to jazz quintets and even Celtic and country fiddle ensembles. She has several students participating the upcoming Parking Lot Jam in several different musical genres, from Muse to Lindsey Stirling, to Keller Williams and the Traveling McCoury’s.
Call West Music Quad Cities at 309-764-9300 to sign up for lessons with Jenni!