Born and raised in Oak Park, Illinois near the Chicagoland area, Emma Sullivan has been exposed to Classical Music her entire life. In high school, she had the wonderful opportunity to study at Merit School of Music, a program in Chicago with a similar mission to Settlement. She received her Bachelors in Music from Drake University in Des Moines, IA and her Masters in Music from University of Delaware, both focused in Cello Performance. Throughout her musical education, she has had the privilege of performing in master classes with musicians such as Yo-Yo Ma, Zlatomir Fung, Matt Haimovitz, and Anthony Ross. When not teaching, practicing or performing, Emma spends her time perfecting her chocolate chip cookies, crocheting failed bucket hats and stopping her cat from eating her plants.
Education: Bachelors in Music with Cello Performance focus from Drake University, Masters in Music with Cello Performance focus from University of Delaware