RIYL: Jamie Shadowlight, Vanessa Rae, Ray Suen, Jen Luc Ponty, Patric Petrie
Influences: Sarah Chang, Isabelle Faust, Jean Luc Ponty, Vanessa Mae
Violinist Eileen Wingard attended UCLA and the Hochschule fuer Musik in Stuttgart, Germany as a Fulbright Scholar. She taught instrumental music at a junior high in Los Angeles and then played in the Pasadena Orchestra from 1950 to 1966 and the San Diego Symphony Orchestra from 1967 to 2004. As of 2015, she was writing for an online newspaper, giving lecture-recitals, and teaching violin and viola.