Kimberly Hankins is a violist and studio musician currently based in the Greater Phoenix Area. She has performed as a soloist and chamber musician throughout the United States, Germany, Luxembourg, and Iceland. Kimberly has a Performance Diploma and Masters of Music from Indiana University where she studied with Stephen Wyrczynski, Edward Gazouleas, and Masumi Per Rostad. Currently she is working towards a Doctorate of Musical Arts at Arizona State University as a Teaching Assistant for Nancy Buck's studio.
This last summer she presented at the American Viola Society Festival, hosted at Colburn School in Los Angeles, regarding the applications of technology in performing and preparing music. She was also a featured Guest Artist of the Vianden Music Festival in Luxembourg where she performed and coached chamber ensembles.