Prysm Strings Faculty
A dual citizen of Latvia and the United States, Annija Kerno has performed in a variety of concert venues throughout Europe and America. Most recently, she has concluded her two year residency with the Civic Orchestra of Chicago. Throughout her career, she has had the opportunity to work with many of the major classical musicians in the world. Among them are Ricardo Muti, Christoph Eschenbach, Yo-Yo Ma, Kristjan Jarvi, and Ken-David Masur, amongst many others. Recent solo performances include performing in the bi-annual North American Latvian Song and Dance Festival, where she collaborated with Latvian musicians from all over the world to create a performance of choral and orchestral music written solely by Latvian composers. She currently holds an active private studio of violinists and violists through Darlington Arts Center and the Music School of Delaware, as well as privately. She has also has taught group classes through a variety of programs in Chicago, New York City, and Philadelphia, including the Harmony Program, the PYO Music Institute (Prysm Strings), and Play on Philly.