"Every Child Can Learn"
As a Ripon native, Annaliese Ippolito Reed is honored to be giving back to the same community that once nurtured her as a young musician.
Annie began her musical career as a young student of violin at the Modesto Suzuki Association. She added viola, piano, and eventually cello lessons to her schedule as a homeschooler. After high school Annie went on to obtain a Bachelors in viola performance from University of the Pacific Conservatory of Music in Stockton, CA and a Masters in viola performance from the Bob Cole Conservatory at California State University, Long Beach. As a violist, Annie has been a member of Townsend Opera, CSULB University String Quartet, American Youth Symphony and the Young Artists Symphony Orchestra.