Megan Murphy Kenny

Megan Kenny


Megan Murphy Kenny, Megan Kenny resides in Fayetteville, North Carolina, and is Associate Concertmaster of the Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra. A native of Montana, she holds a Master of Music degree in violin performance from the Yale School of Music and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Notre Dame. Her principal teachers have been Syoko Aki, Carolyn Plummer, and Mary Lamonaca, and she received chamber coaching from Martin Beaver of the Tokyo Quartet while at Yale. Megan is an active orchestral and chamber musician, and before her return to Fayetteville, she performed as a member of the Hawaii Symphony Orchestra. She has worked with conductors such as Leonard Slatkin, Peter Oundjian, JoAnne Falletta, and soloists including Ray Chen, Augustin Hadelich, Lang Lang, David Shifrin, and Orli Shaham. As an educator, Megan has held teaching positions at the University of North Carolina Pembroke and Campbell University. She is a proud Army spouse to her husband, Ryan, and mother of twins, John and Mary.