Jeremy Swider is an active violinist in the Twin Cities area. He performs regularly with his wife, violinist and violist Krista Broadway Swider as the Broadway-Swider Duo and in the Sonorous String Quartet. Jeremy and Krista also perform string parts as members of the Americana-Pop band, The Blacksmith’s Daughters, with whom they recently released a Christmas album, Forged at Christmas.
Jeremy has given several recitals with pianist Luke Swanger as the Swider-Swanger Duo. Jeremy can also be heard performing regularly on the worship team at Bethel Christian Fellowship in Saint Paul.
Jeremy Swider has been teaching violin and viola at the MacPhail Center for Music for over 19 years, where he has performed in a number of Spotlight Series concerts and Faculty Recitals. In addition to his private teaching at MacPhail, Jeremy also coordinates the chamber music program there and is the lead teacher for the Adult Chamber Music Camps each summer. Jeremy’s instructors on the violin have included Andrzej Grabiec, Young-Nam Kim, Judith Ingolfssohn, David Russell, Helen Richards, and Mary West.