Anna-Maria Nitschke (Netherlands)
Anna-Maria Nitschke is a vocalist & songwriter and senior producer of the Jazz Department at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam, home to the largest jazz education program in Europe. As senior producer,
Anna-Maria manages the production office which is organizing all extracurricular activities of the jazz department. This includes an extensive Artist in Residence program with more than 50 yearly masterclasses and projects feat. artists and educators such as John Clayton, Brad Mehldau, Peter Bernstein, Terell Stafford, Dick Oatts, Aaron Parks, Terri Lyne Carrington, John Scofield, Alex Sipiagin, Nils Wogram, Ben Wendel, Becca Stevens and more. Amongst other things, Anna-Maria and her team also organize the Keep an Eye International Jazz Award & Summer Jazz Workshop and book +300 musical events for
students & alumni each year.
Graduate of the Conservatorium van Amsterdam herself and with a background of teaching
and performing, Anna-Maria skillfully bridges the educational & professional music worlds.