Dr. Jakob Hofer

BM, Peabody Conservatory 
MM, Peabody Conservatory   
DMA, University of Utah


Violaine Melancon, Mischa Lefkowitz, Hasse Borup
Additional studies with Stephen Clapp, Charles Castleman, James Stern
Quartet studies with Juilliard, Tokyo, Takacz, and Emerson String Quartets

Professional Affiliations and Activities

Founding member of Rosco String Quartet
Winner of MTNA National Chamber Music Competition
Former Concertmaster, Loudoun Symphony Orchestra
Former member, York Symphony Orchestra
Volin instructor previously at the Olenka School of Music, the Bel Air School of Music and Dance, the Baltimore Suzuki String Orchestra camp, and the Greater Baltimore Youth Orchestra’s Bridges program for Baltimore’s inner-city elementary schools.
Suzuki School for Strings Faculty
Certified Suzuki Instructor