Violinist Jenny Oaks Baker began her playing career at the young age of four, and has enjoyed increased exposure ever since. She won several competition awards during her youth, earned her bachelor's degree at Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and earned her master's degree from the Juilliard School in New York City. She has performed with the Utah Symphony, the Concerto Soloists Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, and the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. She released her first album, On Wings of Song, in 1998, and it won two Pearl Awards from the FCMA. Other albums have appeared on Billboard's classical chart. Released in 2011, Wish Upon a Star was nominated for the Grammy for Best Pop Instrumental Album. Baker was first violin with the National Symphony Orchestra for seven years, leaving to spend more time with her family. ~ All Music Guide, Rovi