String Division, violin
Professional violinist, orchestral musician, and teacher, Anne (Jackovic) Moskal, who discovered her unique talent at the age of two, exuberates passion and dedication through exquisite performances. Her first training was received at the Carnegie Mellon Preparatory School while studying violin privately. After receiving her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Violin Performance, under the instruction of Cyrus Forough, she returned to obtain her Masters degree. Through her career, she has placed in many competitions throughout Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Keynotes Scholarship Competition, Pittsburgh Concert Society, WQED-FM, and Duquesne City Music Center recognized her talent and dedication through awards and Scholarships. Carnegie Mellon University chose Moskal as the 2005 “Most Outstanding Senior”, presenting her with the Harry G. Archer Award. Additionally, she was featured as a soloist in a royal concert for Prince Philippe and Princess Christine of Chimay, Belgium. Winning her first professional audition, Moskal became a member of the Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra in September of 2005. Since that time, she has also won section positions with the Pittsburgh Opera Orchestra, Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre, Wheeling Symphony Orchestra and most recently, Assistant Concertmaster with the Erie Philharmonic.
Moskal teaches violin throughout the Pittsburgh community. While completing her Masters degree at Carnegie Mellon, she substituted as a Solfege Instructor for several University level classes. In the summer of 2006, she was appointed to be the Solfege instructor for the Pre-College students at Carnegie Mellon University and has been appointed Assistant Teaching Professor of Solfege.