Anna Gertsel was born on the 12th of July 1999 in Saarbrücken, Germany. She is now studying with Prof. Michael Vaiman at the conservatory in Cologne, Germany,, Hochschule für Musik und Tanz Köln’’.
Anna Gertsel is repeated laureate of the competition for young musicians,, Jugend Musiziert’’ in Germany, as well as the 3rd prizewinner of the international competition for young violinists named after Leonid Kogan.
Anna participated in various masterclasses such as,, Lac Leman Masterclass’’ in Blonay, Switzerland with Boris Kuschnir, International Summer Academy Mozarteum in Salzburg, Austria with Michael Vaiman, and the International Musical Summer in Malaga, Spain.
Anna Gertsel is often performing as a soloist with the,, New Philharmonic Orchestra Cologne’’. She is also a very experienced concertmaster, orchestral, and chamber musician.