Cellist Annabelle Hoffman studied in Boston with Lawrence Lesser, William Pleeth in London, and Johannes Goritsky in Düsseldorf. She has toured with the New York Philharmonic, the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, and the American Symphony. Annabelle performed as soloist with the Sinfonietta Salzburg throughout Europe and South America. Festival appearances include the Aspen Festival, Marlboro, Mostly Mozart, Cornwall, and Schleswig-Holstein. Annabelle has been living in New York City, playing chamber music, orchestra, ballet, and Broadway for many years, and is so happy to now be part of the New Mexico music world. Her mom lives in Santa Fe and is thrilled, too. Free time and favorite vacations with the kids are usually skiing or scuba diving, going to Rush and Santana concerts, and currently, many college visits.