As a native of the U.S., Jenny Thompson studied under the tutelage of Paul Kantor at the University of Michigan, where she graduated as an Angell Scholar with a bachelor's degree in violin performance. Jenny continued her studies at Rice University with Kathleen Winkler where she graduated with a master’s degree in performance. Upon graduation, Jenny won her position in the Toronto Symphony Orchestra in 1999.
Jenny has appeared and recorded with a variety of artists including Owen Pallett, Blue Rodeo, and John McDermott, among others. She spends her summers performing in the Grand Teton Music Festival in Jackson Hole, WY.
Current as of April 2018
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