Anamarie Diaz, flute

Anamarie Diaz is a flutist, educator, performer, entrepreneur, and arts administrator in Richmond, VA. She currently teaches privately at her home studio, DiazFlute Studio, where she strives to push and encourage personal growth through music lessons. Anamarie is a strong advocate for music education access for all students regardless of socioeconomic standing. She volunteers her time visiting lower income elementary schools where she gives lessons on Disney and Pixar music, the flute, and classical music and drawing.

As an active performer, Anamarie regularly performs with Classical Revolution RVA and gigs throughout the greater Richmond area. Her most recent performance, Current Times, include performances of solo flute works by underrepresented BIPOC composers and interviews with each composer. In addition, Anamarie is a big proponent of new music and strives to perform works by living underrepresented composers. Currently she will be performing new works scheduled for early 2022.

Anamarie is currently part of the KE Creative team where she helps with website and graphic design, social media management, and supports the team in creative endeavors. Working with KE Creative, Anamarie and the KE Creative team hopes to change the way classical musicians look and understand their career opportunities, and help musicians transition from student to professional life. One of her biggest passions is helping classical musicians become more financially literate and she is currently working to become a personal financial counselor. Anamarie hopes to educate college students so they have the financial knowledge to succeed right out of school.

Anamarie received a Bachelors of Arts in Music from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2015, and a Master of Music in Performance and a Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Musicology from the University of North Carolina Greensboro in 2019. Her primary teachers include Tabatha Easley, Erika Boysen, and Diana Morgan.