Leah Zahn is a lifelong Rockford resident who teaches and performs in the Northern Illinois area. She teaches both Suzuki and traditional violin and viola lessons at the Music Academy in Rockford, and is concertmaster of the Rock Valley College and Community Orchestra. Leah earned her B.A. in Music from Northern Illinois University and is currently pursuing her M.M. in Violin Performance, also at NIU, where she studies with Marie Wang of the Avalon String Quartet.
Our Music on Main Series features regionally acclaimed classical artists. Set in the intimate venues of the historic Emerson House and MPAC’s Recital Hall, these performances deliver a genuine chamber music experience.
Directions: Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center / Emerson House – 420 N. Main St., Rockford, IL 61103 -
From I-90 and U.S. Business 20 (E. State St.), west on Business 20 to downtown Rockford, where it will become Jefferson St., one-way westbound. Turn right on IL 2, Wyman St., immediately after crossing the Rock River. After curving left, turn right on N. Main St. Emerson House is in the first block, on the left.