Natalie has studied music since the age of 5, starting with the piano then violin at six and flute around age 9. She obtained an award for Who’s Who in American Colleges and Universities for her music performance and academics in her junior year of college. She obtained her BA in Music Education majoring on violin and flute from Minnesota State University, Moorhead. She attended the Juilliard Summer String Program in NY, then continued on to study Music Education MA for a year at the University of MN. She has taught privately in the area for over 15 years. She most recently performed with the North Suburban Concert Band and the St. Anthony Symphony. She is preparing her own violin and flute recital early summer 2020. Natalie also currently teaches in area public schools.