Joni Roos, Violin(back to musicians page)
"Play as late as possible on the beat, but still be on time." - Leon Fleisher
Favorite composer(s) to listen to?
Johann Sebastian Bach
Favorite composer(s) to perform?
Killed a rattlesnake once
If you could blink your eyes and be in a favorite place right now, where would it be?
Long Lake, Michigan
Joni Roos is in great demand as a teacher, performer, and clinician in the Central Florida area. As the Strings Artist-in-Residence at Rollins College, she is in charge of the string program at the Music Department. Sheteaches applied violin and viola, string methods, orchestral literature. She also coaches the Instrumental Chamber Ensemble, directs the Rollins String Ensemble and assists in directing the Rollins Orchestra. Her previous employment includes teaching positions at Seminole State College. Shehas also taught and performed at numerous festivals, including the Bay View Music Festival, Piccolo Spoleto Festival, Interlachen Summer Music Camp and the Moravian Music Festival. Ms. Roos currently teaches for the Rollins College Community School of Music. A student of Maja Vukovic, she has also studied with Paul Makanowitzky, Ronald Copes, and Jacob Krachmalnick at the University of Michigan.