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A student of the violin since 1985 and the piano since 1990, Ms. Shannon began playing the violin with seasoned professionals at the age of 14 and continues that endeavor to date. She has performed on stages in the U.S. and in Europe sharing the stage with well-known musicians such as Rick Springfield, Billy Currington, Kellie Pickler, Kacey Musgraves, Milo Deering, and the band Kansas, just to name a few. Currently, she freelances and is frequently hired to play special occasions with members of Dallas Live Orchestra, Dallas String Quartet, Philadelphia String Quartet, Anthony Plant Music, Fort Worth Civic Orchestra, and alongside her musical mentor Mr. Milo Deering. She has taught private music lessons to children in Oklahoma and North Texas for 18 years.