At their North Tacoma home, Tim Christie (viola) and Maria Sampen (violin) work with their daughter, Charlotte, on playing the violin using pizzicato, a playing technique that involves plucking the string of the instrument. The Tacoma couple teach at the University of Puget Sound and record with other musicians.
At their North Tacoma home, Tim Christie (viola) and Maria Sampen (violin) work with their daughter, Charlotte, on playing the violin using pizzicato, a playing technique that involves plucking the string of the instrument. The Tacoma couple teach at the University of Puget Sound and record with other musicians. The Olympian
At their North Tacoma home, Tim Christie (viola) and Maria Sampen (violin) work with their daughter, Charlotte, on playing the violin using pizzicato, a playing technique that involves plucking the string of the instrument. The Tacoma couple teach at the University of Puget Sound and record with other musicians. The Olympian

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