Anne Rainwater

Pianist | Curator | Educator

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EDUCATION

2010


2006

 

M.M. Contemporary Performance, Manhattan School of Music, Manhattan NY (2010)
             Studies with Anthony de Mare and Christopher Oldfather

B.M. Piano Performance, Oberlin College Conservatory of Music, Oberlin, OH (2006)
                Studies with Alvin Chow and James Howsmon

ADDITIONAL TRAINING

2016
2015
2010
2008
2006, 07
2004

 

Blue Mountain Chamber Music Retreat
Avaloch Farm Residency
Stuart Saunders Smith Intensive
Bang on a Can Summer Festival
Aspen Music Festival
Brevard Music Center Summer Institute

AWARDS AND GRANTS

2010
2009-2010
2008-2009
2008-2010
2004
2004
2002-2006

 

Kraeuter Musical Foundation Award (“for excellence in chamber music”), New York, NY
Performing Arts Fellow, International House, New York, NY
Performing Artist in Residence, International House, New York, NY
Merit-based scholarships to Manhattan School of Music, New York, NY
Concerto Competition Winner, Brevard Music Center, Brevard, NC
Chiu-Liao Young Pianist Award, San Francisco Young Pianists’ Competition, San Francisco, CA
Oberlin Conservatory Grants and Scholarships, including the Wheeler Conservatory Scholarship, Conservatory Dean’s Scholarship, Oberlin College Grant, and the William Kurzban Scholarship (2002-2003), given “at the discretion of the Dean of the Conservatory to an entering freshman majoring in piano performance.  Said student shall be one whose talent is of the highest caliber, sufficient to inspire fellow students to greater effort and to raise the general level of instruction in the Conservatory.”

PRESENTATIONS

2018

2016
2011

 

University of California, Berkeley. Guest critic for the course The Piano in Pieces: A Journey Through 20th and 21st Century Music
Maybeck High School, Berkeley, CA. Guest lecturer for Mario Godoy’s upper level music course.
San Domenico High School, San Anselmo, CA. Guest lecturer presenting a talk entitled Interpreting Modern Scores

ARTS MANAGEMENT

2016-present
2010-2012
2009-2010

 

Curator and producer of Vernon Salon Series, Oakland, CA
MusicWise NYC. Personal assistant to the founder, New York, NY
Assistant to Contemporary Performance Program Chair, Manhattan School of Music, New York, NY

SELECT PERFORMANCE VENUES

142 Throckmorton Theatre (Mill Valley, CA)
Areté Gallery and Venue (Brooklyn, NY)
Bargemusic (New York, NY)
BLUEPRINTS Piano Series (New York, NY)
Center for New Music (San Francisco, CA)
Donau Festival (Krems, Austria)
Forte House (San Francisco, CA)
Galapagos Art Space (Brooklyn, NY)
Gray Area Theatre (San Francisco, CA)
Kampnagel (Hamburg, Germany)
Le Poisson Rouge (New York, NY)
Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge, LA)
Maybeck Studio (Berkeley, CA)

 

Mendocino Music Festival (Mendocino, CA)
Merce Cunningham Dance Studio (New York, NY)
Old First Concert Series (San Francisco, CA)
Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
Russian River Chamber Series (Healdsburg, CA)
Switchboard Music Festival (San Francisco, CA)
Tenri Cultural Institute (New York, NY)
The Kennedy Center (Washington, D.C.)
University of California, Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
University of California, San Diego (San Diego, CA)
University of Maryland (Baltimore, MD)
University of the Pacific (Stockton, CA)
Wichita State University (Wichita, KS)

TEACHING

2006-present
2014-2016
2013-2015
2012-2014
2012-2014
2010-2012
2010, 11

 

Private piano studio, Oakland, CA and New York, NY
International High School, San Francisco, CA
Marin Community Music School, San Anselmo, CA
Amabile School of Music, San Francisco, CA
Marin Academy High School, San Rafael, CA
Riverdale Music Studio, Riverdale, NY
Manhattan School of Music Summer Music Camp, New York, NY