Anne Madison has performed throughout Europe and recorded works included on eight CDs. After earning bachelor’s and Master of Music degrees with distinction from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and Baylor University, she continued her studies in Europe, receiving an Artist Diploma from the Vienna Conservatory in Austria, where she concertized regularly as a soloist and as a collaborator.
Since returning to the U.S., Madison has appeared on concert series in Birmingham, England; Vienna, Austria; and in the Midwest. She has appeared both as a piano soloist and a keyboardist with the Omaha Symphony and has performed and taught in connection with its educational outreach programs. In April 2015, she played the world premiere of composer Jackson Berkey’s Piano Concerto-Easter 2015 with Orchestra Omaha, with whom she also performed Rachmaninoff’s Second Piano Concerto on the final concert of the orchestra’s 10th anniversary season. She has been active as an editor and recording artist for String Odyssey publications since 2014.
Madison is a Nationally Certified Teacher of Music and is active as a clinician, speaker, and adjudicator. She serves as Chair of the Piano Department at Omaha Conservatory of Music, where she has been a member of the artist-faculty since 2001. In addition, she has taught on the faculties of the Carinthia International Piano Academy in Klagenfurt, Austria, the Tyrolean International Piano Academy in Innsbruck, Austria, and at the University of Nebraska-Omaha, as Visiting Faculty Artist of Piano. In 2019, Madison was honored to receive the Nebraska Music Teachers Association Teacher of the Year Award.
Her principal instructors have included pianists Krassimira Jordan, Thomas Kreuzberger, Audun Ravnan, Shirley Irek, and Dr. Thomas Ediger, who have always been inspirations in her work.