With NSA Since:
- Private Lessons
- Suzuki Workshop Groups
Amanda Andreasen, cello
Mandy Andreasen holds a Bachelor of Music degree in Cello Performance from the College-Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati and a Master of Music degree in Cello Performance from the University of Miami’s Frost School of Music. Her primary teachers included Yehuda Hanani and Ross Harbaugh. Mrs. Andreasen did her Suzuki training under the instruction of Pamela Davenport at the Intermountain Suzuki String Institute.
As a performer, Mandy has toured all over the United States and Canada. She has performed in the Richmond Indiana Symphony Orchestra, Miami Symphony Orchestra, Miami Bach Society Orchestra, Las Vegas Philharmonic, the Nevada Chamber Symphony, and with Chamber Music Charleston. Most recently, Mandy spent two years performing with Shania Twain in her show Still the One. She has also played for several Broadway shows, with multiple electric string ensembles, and is a founding member of the String Chix trio. Over the past few years, Mandy has shared the stage with a wide variety of other artists including Rod Stewart, John Legend, Hunter Hayes, and Carol King. Her television and film credits include: Shania Twain: Still the One, Beyonce: I Am Yours, David Foster & Friends: The Hitman Returns, and the PBS special From Dust to Dreams: Opening Night at the Smith Center.
In addition to being a teacher and performer, Mandy is a marathoner, triathlete, and a new mom!