Anna Dean is a professional arts administrator and musician, skilled in both the administrative aspects of the arts and the captivating artistry of violin and fiddle playing. Originating from Mississippi, Anna’s musical journey began with classical violin training, which later evolved into a passion for fiddle/folk-fusion. Her unique musical style blends Celtic melodies with Latin rhythms, infusing bluegrass ornamentation with soulful blues. Anna actively seeks opportunities for growth by attending music festivals, recording sessions, and participating in tours and large gatherings. Throughout the Southeast, she collaborates with various bands, including her role as the electric and acoustic fiddler for Sandujazz.