About Joanna Nerius
Violinist and music educator, Joanna is dedicated to helping students develop and refine their music. She graduated from Northern Illinois University with a bachelor’s degree in violin performance. Joanna has been teaching violin and viola actively since 2011. She is a certified Suzuki teacher who incorporates both traditional and Suzuki methods into her curriculum. Joanna is currently on faculty at the Sforzando String Camp in Downers Grove, Illinois and has also taught at MusiCamp, a pilot program for Rockford Public Schools hosted in partnership with the Rockford Symphony Orchestra and the Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center. She also has an active freelance performance career. She has performed as a guest soloist with several orchestras and frequently gives solo and chamber recitals.