Christina Morton – Music Teacher
We are truly blessed to have this accomplished musician, instructor and orchestra leader teaching our students violin each week! Now in her 25th year as the Bay Youth Orchestras of Virginia lead conductor, Chris has performed professionally with the Virginia Symphony Orchestra for 30 years.
She holds a Bachelor of Music Education from Northwestern University and a MS in Education from ODU. Mrs. Morton has directed string orchestra and harp programs for Norfolk Public Schools, conducted local All-City Programs and Regional/District Orchestras, and served at Suzuki workshops as a clinician. She is the past president of the Suzuki Teachers’ Association of Hampton Roads.
She teaches violin, cello and harp, and is on the faculty of the Academy of Music. Mrs. Morton instructs and conducts a number of local youth string and harp programs. She enjoys traveling with student ensembles and has been to Peru, Italy, Germany, Austria, England, Scotland, the Czech Republic and Ireland.