Julienne Ikegami - violin

Julienne Ikegami teaching violin

Quick bio

Julienne Ikegami received her Bachelor of Music in violin performance and Master of Music in string pedagogy at Temple University Boyer College of Music and Dance. At Boyer, she studied with Meichen Barnes and Barbara Sonies. In addition, she participated in several ensembles, including Temple University Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Luis Biava, Sinfonia, Opera, Contemporary Ensemble, and Chamber Music. Notable chamber coaches include Helen Kwalwasser, Jeffrey Solow, and Lambert Orkis, among others. Prior to her studies at Temple, she studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of Music with Simon Maurer, Brandon Christensen, and Antonio Rincon. Additional training includes Pennsylvania Governor's School for the Arts in 2005 and Domaine Forget Music and Dance Academy in 2010.

Julienne offers traditional and Suzuki style lessons. She has been certified by the Suzuki Association of the Americas since 2012. In addition to Ikegami Music Studio, Julienne also teaches at Community Music School in Trappe, PA and Malvern School of Music, in both individual and group settings. Besides teaching, she also performs solo and in ensembles. Please see below for select performances.

Selected performances

  • Joint performance at Community Music School's, "Bach's Lunch" Concert Series, March 19, 2015
  • Joint performance at Church of the Holy Trinity's "Brown Bag" Concert Series, March 20, 2013
  • Pit Orchestra in Ridley High School Drama Group
    • The Wizard of Oz, Fall 2014
    • The Music Man, Spring 2014
    • Shrek, Fall 2013
    • Beauty and the Beast, Spring 2012
  • Delaware County Symphony performance, May 5, 2013
  • Joint performance at Toda Rotary Club, Japan, 2011
  • Temple University Symphony Orchestra
    • Annual Performances at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, 2007-2012
    • Performances at the Lincoln Center, 2007 and 2010
    • Performance at Carnegie Hall, 2008
  • China Silk Road Tour, 2007
  • PMEA District 7 Orchestra, 2004 and 2005
  • PMEA Region 4/5 Orchestra, 2005
  • American Music Abroad, 2004
  • Ikegami Music Studio
    3421 Berkley Ave
    Drexel Hill, PA 19026