Hardcover, 32 Pages
September 7th 2015 by Deseret Book
Kristen McMain Oaks has spent much of her life teaching. She earned a bachelor's degree in English, a master's degree in special education (both from the University of Utah), and a doctorate degree in curriculum and instruction from Brigham Young University. She was a former educational consultant in the publishing industry, instructing teachers and supervisors both nationally and internationally. She was also a Visiting Assistant Professor at BYU and served a full-time mission to Japan. After marrying Elder Dallin H. Oaks, she taught and trained auxiliaries in the Philippines for two years while he served as Area President. She currently serves on the board of trustees of the Deseret International Foundation and the Primary Children's Hospital and recently authored the book, A Single Voice. In addition to her love of teaching, she loves being a wife, mother, and grandmother. She and her husband reside in Utah.
September 8th 2015 by Shadow Mountain Records
From Jenny Oaks Baker, one of the world s premier violinists, comes a new collection of beautiful songs celebrating family and motherhood. The album features classic hymns, such as Love at Home and I Am a Child of God, stunning classical arrangements, including Brahms s Cradle Song, and beloved children s tunes. The gorgeous track Love Is Spoken Here features Jenny performing with all four of her children, ages eleven and younger.
2. Jesus Once Was A Little Child
3. Songs My Mother Taught Me
4. I Feel My Savior's Love
5. Brahm's Cradle Song
6. I Am A Child of God
7. Love Is Spoken Here
Grammy Nominated Artist Jenny Oaks Baker is one of America's most accomplished violinists. She received her Master of Music degree from the renowned Juilliard School in New York City and her bachelor's degree in violin performance from the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia.
She has released twelve albums since 1998. They consistently chart on Billboard, including the #1 spot on the Top Classical Albums chart. Her album Wish Upon a Star earned a nomination for the 54th GRAMMY Awards for Best Pop Instrumental Album.
Jenny Oaks Baker has performed as a soloist at Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, and with the Jerusalem Symphony, Pittsburgh Symphony, Utah Symphony, and the internationally acclaimed Mormon Tabernacle Choir. Jenny performed as a first violinist with the National Symphony Orchestra for seven years before resigning to devote more time to her young family. Jenny and her husband Matthew have four children.
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