Annamarie began playing piano and cello at the age of 3. Born and raised in Austin, Texas, Annamarie received her primary training at McCallum Fine Arts Academy and Interlochen Arts Camp before earning her BMA in Classical Performance from the University of Michigan. She made her orchestral debut as a soloist with the Austin Symphony Orchestra at age 16 and has performed as a chamber, orchestral, and solo player nationally and internationally. A passionate educator, Annamarie began teaching in high school. She received her Suzuki Pedagogy training at the Advanced Suzuki Institute at Stanford University and the Greater Austin Suzuki Association. In addition to private lessons, she has taught in elementary and middle schools and has extensive experience with students of all ages and levels.
Annamarie is immensely grateful to the kind, generous, and brilliant teachers that have shaped her musicianship and aims to emulate their warmth and skill by making lessons a fun and exciting educational environment.