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Ann Marie Calhoun is an internationally acclaimed violinist and composer. As a featured soloist, she has performed with Mick Jagger, Pharrell Williams, AR Rahman, and Dave Stewart. Her extensive experience as a rock violinist also includes tours with the legendary Ringo Starr, Yanni, Dave Stewart (Euthrymics), Jethro Tull, and Steve Vai. She has performed as a soloist at the Grammy awards with the Foo Fighters, performed with Bon Jovi at the White House for President Obama, and was featured in the Radio City Music Hall celebration of Nelson Mandela’s birthday. Her music collaborations also include The Dave Matthews Band, Hans Zimmer, Glen Ballard, Incubus, Aretha Franklin, Ben Harper, Widespread Panic, and many other acclaimed artists. As a composer, she has worked closely with Hans Zimmer, collaborating and performing on his major motion picture scores to include Interstellar, The Amazing Spiderman, The Lone Ranger, The Dark Night, Superman, Twelve Years a Slave, Captain Phillips, and Sherlock Holmes. Her song writing has also been featured in the “Stand Up to Cancer” campaign and the International Labor Organization’s red card campaign.
Ann Marie is currently managed by Dave Stewart’s “Weapons of Mass Entertainment” where she collaborates on many of his projects. She credits him with developing her as an artist and “kicking down doors” for her. His creativity and innovative way of connecting commerce with creativity has inspired Ann Marie to create businesses of her own, including a violin case line with TKL called “Viori". She is also a founder of Versicolor Technologies, a biotech company that she started with her musician/producter husband, Mike Einziger (of the band “Incubus”).
At only 24 years of age, Abby Khalek is one of the youngest violinists to ever record for film as well as television. She has worked with notable film composers such as: Hans Zimmer, Ramin Djawadi, Federico Jusid, Geoff Zannelli, Jasha Klebe, as well as Jacob Shea. She also regularly plays for music libraries such as Sony’s EXTREME Music as well as Bleeding Fingers Custom Music Shop. You can hear her perform solo violin on BBC’s sequel “Planet Earth II”.
Born and raised in Los Angeles, Abby Khalek began her studies at five years of age with Gayaneh Kumar. By the time she was fifteen, she was accepted to the Colburn School of Performing Arts where she was a merit scholarship student. She then went on to study with David Updegraff at the Cleveland Institute of Music. After returning to Los Angeles, she continued her studies with Tien-Hsin Cindy Wu. Ms. Khalek has also participated in masterclasses with distinguished artists such as: Ilya Kaler, Stephan Picard, Nicholas Kitchen, and Kathleen Winkler. Currently, Ms. Khalek commutes weekly to Chicago to study with Roland and Almita Vamos.
We are a private music services company that specializes in film scoring, music videos, live shows, recording sessions, and all other facets of the music industry. Our musicians are highly trained professionals that are well versed in many styles of music. We will work with your budget and offer competitive prices for any project.