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cellist , educator

Tanya Anisimova, cellist, educator. Recipient 1st prize Concertino Prague International Competition, 1981, All-Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics String Quartets Competition, 1987, Laureate 1st Dmitri Shostakovich Chamber Music Competition, St. Petersburg, Russia, 1987, Min-On International Chamber Music Competition, Tokyo, 1989; Meet a Composer Foundation grantee, 1999. Member National Music Teachers Association, Kindler Cello Club.

Background

Anisimova, Tanya was born on February 15, 1966 in Brozny, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics. Came to the United States, 1990. Daughter of Mikhail Alekseevich Anisimov and Zoya Hassanovna Islamova.

Education

Diploma cum laude, Moscow State Conservatory, 1989. Artist diploma, Boston University, 1992. Master Musical Arts, Yale University, 1995.

Career

Cellist Moscow Conservatory String Quartet, 1987-1989. Teacher cello and chamber music. Artistic director Mousetrap Concert Series, Washington Grove, Maryland, 1999.

Resident Virginia Center for Creative Arts, 1995, 96, 99.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Composed, recorded Civil Defense Music from Mount San Angelo, 1995.

Membership

Member National Music Teachers Association, Kindler Cello Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Painting, mushroom picking.

Connections

Married Alexander Sergeevich Anufriev, August 24, 1999.

father:
Mikhail Alekseevich Anisimov

mother:
Zoya Hassanovna Islamova

spouse:
Alexander Sergeevich Anufriev