Anna Bross

Instrument Taught: Violin and Viola

Bachelor of Music: Northern Illinois University, Viola Performance

Master of Music: Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University, Viola Performance

Biography: Inspired by Disney's Fantasia to play violin at age 4, violist Anna Bross hasn't stopped ever since. She has gone from playing in her Grandma's living room to Symphony Orchestras and Chamber Groups all across America. She has performed in the Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Michigan, Virginia and Baltimore area, where she currently resides.

A passionate teacher, Anna believes in the importance of music education and its role in the future of our world. In her teaching, Ms. Bross seeks to inspire her students to love music and their instrument, develop their own distinct musical voice and to form lasting and meaningful connections with their audiences and the people around them. She believes in making great people, as well as making great musicians. As Pablo Casals said, "I am a human first, a musician second."