Anna Presler, Violin

Anna PreslerAnna Presler is the Artistic Director and violinist of Left Coast Chamber Ensemble in San Francisco. She serves on the faculty of California State University, Sacramento, where she teaches violin, chamber music and the history of American Music, and performs in the quartet in residence, the Sun Quartet. A graduate of North Carolina School of the Arts, San Francisco Conservatory and Yale University, Ms. Presler has participated in festivals at Banff Music Centre in Canada, the International Music Program at Prussia Cove in England, and Tanglewood Music Center. She has been a member of New Century Chamber Orchestra for fifteen years.

“What a rare gift for communication this violinist has. From the first phrase onward the directness and eloquence of what she had to say were in evidence. I cannot remember the last time I experienced so much sheer joy from hearing live music.”
– The San Francisco Classical Voice

Read more about Anna in her May 2013 Musician Spotlight.