Rebecca Rudy is musician and teacher with over 10 years of experience teaching private and group lessons in violin and viola. She graduated from DePaul University in 2012 with a degree in Music Education and went on to start a string program at Koraes Elementary and teach at the DePaul Community Music Division, where she instructed group classes and was the assistant director of Youth Orchestras. In addition to her pedagogy studies at DePaul, Rebecca has trained in the Suzuki Method with Tanya Carey, Michele George and Ed Kreitman. Rebecca currently teaches orchestra at Kingsley Elementary, Elmwood Elementary and Lincoln Junior High School in the Naperville School District 203 and maintains a private studio of violinists and violists of all ages and levels at Midwest Young Artists in Highwood, IL. She looks forward to spreading her enthusiasm and love for playing music onto violin and viola students while building solid technique and musicianship.