SSG Jordan Hendy
Joined the Band: 2020
Ensemble: The U.S. Army Strings
Bachelor's Degree: The Juilliard School
Master's Degree: The Juilliard School
SSG Jordan Hendy was born in Chertsey, England, and grew up in Berkeley Heights, NJ where he started playing the violin and piano at age 7. He received both his bachelor's and master's degrees from The Juilliard School, studying violin performance under Li Lin and Naoko Tanaka. Hendy attended numerous music festivals including the Heifetz International Institute, New York String Orchestra Seminar, and the Tanglewood Music Center from 2017-18 before joining The U.S. Army Strings in 2019. Hendy enjoys teaching violin, piano and viola at his private studio in Springfield, Virginia. He also loves playing tennis and collaborating in chamber performances with his wife and cellist, Sanae Kodaira.