Emily Anne Bowman enjoys working with young musicians! Ms. Bowman teaches viola, violin and fiddle with Boulder Suzuki Strings. Ms. Bowman was recognized with the “Exemplary Private Teacher” award by the American Strings Teachers Association Colorado chapter in 2012 and 2013. Ms. Bowman is also conductor of the Greater Boulder Youth Orchestra Philharmonic. In addition to her active teaching schedule, Ms. Bowman performs with Seicento Baroque Ensemble and is a regular member of the Baroque Chamber Orchestra of Colorado. Interested in sharing her love and enthusiasm for baroque performance practice Ms. Bowman presented “An Introduction to Baroque Style Ornamentation and Improvisation: a Participatory Workshop” at the Suzuki Associaton of the Americas conference in May of 2012, assisted by BSS teacher and BCOC violinist Stacey Brady. Ms. Bowman also performs with the Free Range String Quartet, the Eldorado String Quartet and joins folk americana group The Bowmans whenever she can. Ms. Bowman received her formal classical training from the New World School of the Arts and the University of Colorado College of Music. Ms. Bowman graduated summa cum laude with a degree in Viola Performance and was the recipient of the Gabor Ormai Viola Award. In addition to making music Ms. Bowman delights in eating and spending time outdoors.