Anne-Catherine Heinzmann was in recent years on numerous concert halls and international festivals and were is now one of Germany's most renowned flutist of her generation. As a soloist, chamber and orchestral musician, she performs regularly in Germany and worldwide. Anne-Catherine is a professor of flute at the University of Music in Nuremberg
The native of Hamburg comes from a long-standing family of musicians and initially studied in the internationally renowned class of Prof. Jean-Claude Gérard (Stuttgart) and was later joined by well-known teachers such as Prof. Jeanne Baxtresser (New York) and Prof. Michael-Martin Kofler ( Mozarteum Salzburg).
She also received important impulses from Aurèle Nicolet and Paul Meisen.
She is a laureate of many national and international competitions (including Kuhlau Competition, Flute-Talk Chicago, International Flute Competition Budapest) and was supported by the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes, the Chamber Music Foundation "Villa Musica", the German Foundation Musikleben and the German Music Council.
For many years she gained valuable experience as Deputy Soloflutist at the Frankfurt Opera and Museum Orchestra.In addition to her solo career, chamber music occupies a significant focus. With her ensemble, the Trio Charolca, she has since appeared on numerous concert podiums and is one of the outstanding ensembles of its genre.
The interest in contemporary music and the enthusiasm for new tonal possibilities form the basis of their high-contrast and intelligently designed programs. A lively concert activity at home and abroad led the flutist u. a. in the Laeiszhalle Hamburg, the Semper Opera House in Dresden, the Rudolphinum in Prague, the Schleswig-Holstein Music Festival and the BBC Proms concerts in London, the Alte Oper Frankfurt, the Ludwigsburg Festival, the Heidelberg Spring, the Mozart Festival in Würzburg, the Biennale Munich and MusicaMallorca.
From 2009-2018, Anne-Cathérine Heinzmann was a professor at the Nuremberg University of Music, where she led an extremely successful class.In October 2018, she accepted a professorship for flute at the renowned Folkwang University of the Arts in Essen.(Successor Prof. Gunhild Ott)