Kristen Monnik, originally from South Africa, grew up in the New Orleans area and began studying the violin at the age of 7. A highly trained classical violinist, Kristen graduated with a Bachelor of Music degree from Loyola University New Orleans in 2013. She has performed with many different orchestras and chamber ensembles, participated in competitions, played in theater shows, hundreds of weddings, and even a ska band.
A creative and versatile violinist, Kristen Monnik arranges and performs music from a wide array of genres, including but not limited to: classical, contemporary pop, rock, swing jazz, tango, and gypsy. Whether you’re looking for romantic music for your wedding ceremony, elegant background music, or something unique, she will customize her music selections to grant your wishes. In addition to her acoustic classical violin, Kristen also performs with her dazzling electric violin, giving her the ability to accommodate a wide variety of events.