Ms. Anna Salmon

Piano, Suzuki Early Childhood Education Teacher

Anna Salmon

SAA Member

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Denver, CO
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A native of Guilford, CT, Anna Salmon received a Bachelor of Music in Music Education from Ithaca College and a Master of Music in Piano Performance and Pedagogy from the University of Oklahoma. During her time at OU, Anna was a graduate teaching fellow and a recipient of both the Frieda Derdeyn Bambas Piano Award and the Martha M. Boucher Piano Scholarship. She was chosen by the School of Music for the Provost’s Graduate Teaching Assistant of the Year. She studied piano pedagogy with Dr. Jane Magrath, Dr. Barbara Fast, and Dr. Deborah Martin, and her studio teachers include Dr. Jeongwon Ham and Phiroze Mehta. She has done Suzuki training with Mary Craig Powell, Rita Hauck, Fay Adams, and Lynn McCall. Anna was on the piano faculty at the Suzuki Music Institute of Dallas for six years. She currently teaches Suzuki piano in Denver, CO and is the staff accompanist for Suzuki Strings of Denver. She teaches Suzuki Early Childhood Education with Vanessa Vari at Suzuki Strings of Denver.

Anna has performed in numerous solo recitals and masterclasses and was a recent performer in the Classical Music Festival in Eisenstadt, Austria. A member and adjudicator for the Music Teachers National Association, she has collaborated on presentations at state and national MTNA conferences on topics such as Technology in the Music Classroom and Liszt for the Advancing High School Pianist. She presented at the SAA national conference on Note Reading Literature to Supplement the Suzuki Piano Method. Anna currently holds the position of Vice President for the Suzuki Association of Colorado.