BME, Oberlin College Conservatory
MM, Northwestern University
Violinist Tara Hayes earned her BME in Music Education with Instrumental Emphasis from Oberlin College Conservatory in 2002, and her MM in Violin Performance and String Pedagogy from Northwestern University in 2004. She is a former member of the Civic Orchestra of Chicago and served as co-concertmaster of the Trinity International University Symphony Orchestra and adjunct faculty at Trinity International University. Currently she is a member of the Rockford Symphony Orchestra and teaches on the faculty of the Community School of the Arts at Wheaton College.
Music Educators National Conference
Suzuki Association of the Americas
American String Teacher's Association