Samantha Perkins is a violinist, pianist, and vocalist within the Omaha, NE, community. She has a Bachelor of Music Performance Degree specializing in Music Technology from University of Nebraska at Omaha. She was highly involved in the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s Heartland Philharmonic Orchestra, Chamber Orchestra, Concert Choir, Jazz Choir, and Contemporary Music Ensemble 768. Perkins has been teaching and assisting for the String Sprouts program for the last six years. She loves to have fun and make sure the musical experiences they have are positive ones. Her classroom is one that encourages confidence, silliness, mindfulness, and understanding as they learn and grow.
Perkins has performed for many artists, which include Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Michael Buble, Disturbed, Rod Stewart, and Kansas. She also plays for several shows for community theaters. She has been teaching privately for the last 13 years. When she is not teaching or performing, she likes to do other forms of art such as composing, recording, crocheting, baking, painting, and enjoying and pondering all the small things with her children and cats.