Anne-Marie McDermott


Anne-Marie McDermott Photo credit: Matteo Trisolini

For over 25 years Anne-Marie McDermott has played concertos, recitals, and chamber music in hundreds of cities throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia. In addition to performing, she also serves as artistic director of the Bravo! Vail Music and Ocean Reef Music festivals, as well as Curator for Chamber Music for the Mainly Mozart Festival in San Diego. This season she participates in the New Century Chamber Orchestra's Silver Jubilee All-Gershwin Program, and embarks on a cycle of Beethoven concertos at Santa Fe Pro Musica. She has performed with many leading orchestra including the New York Philharmonic, Minnesota Orchestra, Dallas Symphony, Columbus Symphony, Seattle Symphony, National Symphony, and Houston Symphony. She has recorded the complete Prokofiev Piano Sonatas, Bach’s English Suites and Partitas (Editor’s Choice, Gramophone magazine), and Gershwin’s Complete Works for Piano and Orchestra with the Dallas Symphony (also Editor’s Choice, Gramophone magazine). Most recently she recorded Haydn piano sonatas and concertos with the Odense Philharmonic in Denmark. She is a longtime season artist of the Chamber Music Society, with which she performs and tours extensively each season. She also tours as a member of the piano quartet OPUS ONE, with violinist Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, and as part of a trio with her sisters Kerry and Maureen McDermott. Ms. McDermott studied at the Manhattan School of Music and was winner of the Mortimer Levitt Career Development Award for Women, the Young Concert Artists auditions, and an Avery Fisher Career Grant.