Cole Anderson, a native of the Pacific Northwest, has been praised for the brilliance of his technique and interpretation of music. Being a recipient of the prestigious Pi Kappa Lambda award for outstanding musical performance and scholarship, Cole has also performed solo recitals and ensemble performances in China, Italy and the United States. Cole Anderson received his Bachelor of Music degree from the Oberlin Conservatory where he studied with Peter Takács. He has also studied with Nancy Bussard, in Bellingham, Mark Salman, in Seattle, and Dr. Alexander Tutunov in Ashland, Oregon. Cole is completing a doctoral degree at University of Michigan under the guidance of Professor Arthur Greene.