Suzuki Association of the Americas, American String Teachers Association
Suzuki Certified, Every Child Can
BM, Northwestern University
MM, Northwestern University
Director, Andersonville Strings
Lecturer, Lake Forest College
Lecturer, North Park University
$39 for 30min, $58 for 45min, $70 for an
Background & Experience
Jessica Popovic has been the director of the Andersonville String Academy since 2017. Jessica is also on faculty at North Park University and Lake Forest College where she teaches Strings Methods and Pedagogy. Previously, Popovic had been on faculty at Northwestern’s Music Academy since 2008 teaching private violin and viola lessons, group lessons, and chamber music. She earned a Bachelor of Music degree in Violin Performance and a Master of Music degree in Violin Performance and Pedagogy from Northwestern University, studying violin with Gerardo Ribiero and served as his assistant. Jessica has received training in the Suzuki Method through the Suzuki Association of the Americas as well as other early childhood education methods. Jessica also freelances in the Chicago land area. She has played professionally in orchestras and chamber groups and also has a special interest in performing with bluegrass and country bands.
She resides in Lincolnwood with her husband, two daughters and their cat, Cozy.