Jameson Cooper

YAS Faculty

Instruments: Violin
Education: M.M., Kent State University; B.M., Royal Northern College of Music
Currently Teaching: Summer Programs

Jameson Cooper, born in Sheffield, England, began studying the violin at age six and became Concertmaster of the National Youth Chamber Orchestra before entering the Royal Northern College of Music.  He continued his studies in the U.S. with Dorothy Delay, and Roland and Almita Vamos. Jameson has performed as soloist throughout Europe and the U.S including most recently at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. With the Euclid Quartet, he has won several prestigious competitions and awards. On the faculty at Indiana University South Bend he teaches violin, chamber music, and conducts the university orchestra.