Anne-Marieke Meij (1981) lives in the Netherlands. She started harp playing at age 7. At age 11 she went to the young talent class of the conservatory of Utrecht. She studied with Erika Waardenburg. She graduated with honours at age 22. In the same year she got her masters in psychology with minors in art history, music history and computer science.
Often Anne-Marieke gives solo concerts and tells extensively about music history and the backgrounds of the played works and composers.
In april 2008 Anne-Marieke will perform the harpconcert of Reinecke with Leids Sinfonietta
Anne-Marieke has a real passion for music theatre. After a production with a student of the theatreschool called 'Hot' in 2001-2002, she participated in two big productions of youth theatre group Het Filiaal: Assepoes in 2003-2004 and Baron Rabinovitsj II in 2004-2005. The last one has areprise in 2006.
Helios ensemble conducted by Wolfgang Lange. This ensemble made a tour in december 2007 with a new composition of Daan Manneke called Trajectoire.
Resonata Apricosa: a duo with Raphaela Danksagmuller (duduk, and recorder) with celtic and wirestrung harp. The repertoire is diverse: medieval, renaissance, folkmusic, balfolk and contemporary works.
Ombre et Lumière: a duo with Guido van de Meent (winner French Chanson competition Alliance Francaise 2008) with French chansons.
In 2002 en 2003 she participiated in the Nationaal Youth Orchestra. She plays at the Arnhem Symphony Orchestra on a regular basis.
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