Annie Jacobs-Perkins

Annie Jacobs-Perkins, cello (Rochester, NY), is a Trustee Scholar of USC’s Thornton School of Music, where she obtained her BM under Ralph Kirshbaum. Annie is cellist of the Callisto Piano Trio, which became the youngest group in the history of the Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition to win a top prize in the senior division. After attending the International Holland Music Sessions, the Callisto Trio was selected to participate in the New Masters on Tour Program and will give their debut recital at the Royal Concertgebouw in January 2019. Annie has been principal cellist of the Thornton Symphony Orchestra and the Rochester Philharmonic Youth Orchestra. Annie won the Thornton School’s Solo Bach Competition and the Burbank Philharmonic’s Hennings-Fischer Young Artist Competition, and subsequently was invited to perform as a soloist with the Burbank Philharmonic for their 25th Anniversary Concert.