Jenny Oaks Baker – Acclaimed Concert Violinist
About Jenny Oaks Baker
Grammy Nominated Artist Jenny Oaks Baker is one of America’s most accomplished violinists. She received her Master of Music degree from the renowned Juilliard School in New York City and her bachelor’s degree in violin performance from the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia.
She has performed as a soloist at Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Strathmore Hall, the Library of Congress and as a guest soloist with the Jerusalem Symphony, Pittsburgh Symphony, San Diego Symphony, Utah Symphony, and the Mormon Tabernacle Choir.
Celebration of Christmas Concert
Friday December 13, 2013 8PM
Jenny Oaks Baker and Alex Sharpe performing with the Annapolis Chamber Orchestra, the Annapolis Chorale, the Annapolis Youth Chorus and Maestro J. Ernest Green
Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, Annapolis, MD
Concert Tickets: Call the Maryland Hall Box Office at 410-280-5640
Carols by Candlelight
Saturday December 14, 8:00 p.m.
An intimate concert of carols and music for the season presented by the Chamber Chorus of the Annapolis Chorale and the Annapolis Chamber Orchestra.
Featuring guest artists Grammy Nominee Jenny Oaks Baker and Alex Sharpe of Celtic Woman!
St. Anne’s Episcopal Church
Annapolis Maryland 21401
Tickets are $37 and are available at Liveartsmaryland.org or by phone via the MD Hall box office at 410-280-5640.
Washington DC Temple Festival of Lights
Dec 15- Washington DC Temple Festival of Lights
Performing favorites from “Noel: Carols of Christmas Past” with Alex Sharpe, Cantori Womens Chorus and an orchestra conducted by J. Ernest Green. Also featuring “The Baker Kids”.
6:00, 7:00 and 8:00 Shows
9900 Stoneybrook Dr
Kensington, MD 20895
Free tickets handed out 90 min before each show.
Jenny in the news
Jenny Oaks Baker Stuns Pennsylvania Crowd
A few weeks ago in Harrisburg, Pa., a sold-out hall of 1,200 women witnessed this firsthand. They bought tickets to be moved by Jenny’s music, but when the lights went down, they got much more than they paid for. What unfolded was brand new for the woman who’s played countless concerts since her very first at the seasoned performance age of 4.
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“Jenny Oaks Baker, an Annandale mother of four and a former first violinist for the National Symphony Orchestra, is well known in the classical music world. Her last album topped the Billboard classical chart. But this year, she recorded an album of music from Disney movies, and now it’s been been nominated for a Grammy for best pop instrumental album of the year, going up against the likes of Brian Setzer, Booker T and Dave Koz.”
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More music from Jenny
Noël: Carols of Christmas Past
Jenny joins Emmy-award-winning composer Kurt Bestor again for her newest Christmas album, Noël: Carols of Christmas Past. Featuring songs with roots deep in European culture, this album takes you on a journey through generations past. Former Celtic Woman star Alex Sharpe joins Jenny as a guest vocalist on two tracks, adding a beautiful Celtic flair.
Wish Upon A Star (Grammy Nominated album)
Nominated for a Grammy Award, this album features memorable and entertaining adaptations from classic Disney favorites. These tracks will prove to be a favorite among generations who grew up with these Disney classics and children who are now discovering them for the first time. Produced by Emmy-award-winning composer Kurt Bestor.
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