Magnolia Blue Oliphant has been a pianist for over 17 years. Born and raised in Waco, she began her music journey by taking lessons at Baylor University in their piano pedagogy program. She was also a lead pianist for New Hope Baptist Church for over 12 years. Magnolia enjoyed playing for masterclasses and accompanying her choir while in high school. She is an alumni of Columbia College Chicago, where she received her Bachelor’s degree in music.