Lauren Cooper began playing violin 14 years ago and has been teaching for the past five years. She enjoys playing classical music as well as alternative style such as jazz, rock, and bluegrass. Lauren is currently enrolled at the College of Saint Scholastica studying Music Management. Over the course of her playing career, she has performed with various orchestras and musical groups in the Duluth/ Superior area. She currently performs with the UWS Chamber Orchestra as well as multiple local bands.