Christen Hooks

Instrument Taught: Violin and Viola
hooks@baltimoreschoolofmusic.org

Bachelor of Music: Bachelor of Arts, Rowan University, Viola Performance

Master of Music: Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University, Viola Performance (in progress)

Biography: Christen began studying the piano when she was five years old, and later branched out to violin and viola. She received the majority of her musical training in and around Philadelphia, including studying with members of the Philadelphia Orchestra both privately and for chamber music. Christen participates actively in a variety of musical endeavors including symphonies, operas, ensembles and studio recordings for rock bands. She has guided many students on their paths toward musical excellence, and looks forward to the mutual satisfaction of achieving milestones along the way. 


INSTRUMENTS

VIOLIN BOOKS

Essential Elements for Strings: Book 1 with EEi (Violin)
$6.29
By Michael Allen, Robert Gillespie, Pamela Tellejohn Hayes
Essential Elements for Strings - Book 2 with EEi: Violin
$6.18
By Robert Gillespie, Pamela Tellejohn Hayes, Michael Allen
Essential Technique for Strings (Essential Elements Book 3): Violin
$8.99
By Robert Gillespie, Pamela Tellejohn Hayes, Michael Allen
 

ACCESSORIES

Seiko SQ50-V Quartz Metronome
$22.57
KMC Music Inc
Korg CA1 Chromatic Tuner
$10.40
Korg USA Inc.
Kun Original 4/4 Violin Shoulder Rest
$28.25
U.S. Band & Orchestra Supplies Inc.
Kun Original 3/4-1/2 Violin Shoulder Rest
$32.40
U.S. Band & Orchestra Supplies Inc.