Anna Okunev, B.Mus (performance), L.Mus.A.
Russian born, Anna Okunev started playing violin at the age of five. After migrating to Australia, Anna studied on a full scholarship at the Australian Institute of Music with Sophie Rowell (Australian String Quartet) and Charmain Gadd.
Anna has toured nationally and abroad with Sydney Youth Orchestra and Australian Youth Orchestra. In 2006, Anna received a scholarship to attend the prestigious Medowmount School of Music in New York. Anna is currently studying for a Bachelor of Music (Jazz Performance) at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music under the guidance of Dale Barlow and Craig Scott.
As a performer Anna has also worked with well known musicians including John Foreman, Phil Stack, Adrian Cunningham and Daniel Weltlinger. Anna has worked in on Australian Idol, Battle of the Choirs, toured nationally with Kanye West (Good Vibrations tour, 2008) and recorded albums for David Campbell, Shannon Noel, Damien Leath and FIFA international congress anthem.
These details were last updated on July 2, 2009