Ann Grabe is principal cello with the OSU-Corvallis Symphony Orchestra and the Oregon Mozart Players, and also plays with the Eugene Symphony. She holds an M.M. from Ithaca College, an M.ME. and the Artist’s Diploma from the Staatliche Hochschule für Musik in Stuttgart, Germany, and a B.S. from Oregon State University. Grabe has performed with the Oregon Coast Music Festival, Cascade Music Festival, and Oregon Festival of American Music. Past festival performances include those in Santa Sofia, Italy; Guelph, Ontario, Canada; Pomona, California; Aspen, Colorado; and La Côte de St. André, France. Grabe has an active cello studio in Corvallis, teaches cello at OSU, and has conducted the Corvallis Preparatory Orchestra. She is an approved Suzuki Method teacher-trainer in both Europe and the United States.