Meet the Musicians

Meet the Musicians

Get to know the amazing musicians of the Memphis Symphony!

Ann Spurbeck

Ann Spurbeck

MSO First Season: 1968-1969

Born in Miami, Florida, Mrs. Spurbeck is the longest-standing member of the Memphis Symphony. She holds a Master's degree in Music Education from Indiana University and a Bachelor's degree in Violin performance from University of Miami (FL). Besides her work with the Memphis Symphony, Mrs. Spurbeck is a violin instructor at the University of Memphis Community Music School's Suzuki Strings Department. She studied the Suzuki Training method with David Becker at the University of Memphis and has done summer workshops with Rhonda Cole, Craig Timmerman, John Kendall, Marge Aber, Alice Joy Lewis, Kimberly Meier-Sims, Yuko Honda, Lorraine Fink and Susan Kempter.