BM Eastman School of Music; MM Yale University; DMA Peabody Conservatory. Edwards has had extensive experience teaching Suzuki and other violin repertoire to children in both a group setting and in individual instruction. Prior to her return to the Peabody Preparatory, she held teaching positions at the South Carolina Governor’s School for the Arts and Humanities and the Petrie School of Music at Converse College. Edwards’ students have been accepted to music schools and conservatories such as the Manhattan School of Music, Hartt School of Music, Eastman School of Music, Oberlin Conservatory and Cincinnati Conservatory. Edwards is a member of the Columbus, Augusta and Greenville Symphony Orchestras as well as a member of Ensemble Argos and the Ritz Chamber Players.