We are pleased to announce the musicians for this years Ceramic Showcase.
Anne-Marie Sanderson is a British singer-songwriter, currently living in Portland, Oregon. Having cut her teeth on London’s bustling folk circuit, she left England for Europe, teaching guitar for a spell before taking up a nomadic existence as a busker. Now firmly planted in Portland, she has been beguiling audiences all over town with her distinctive sound. Her new EP, Eloquence, has received glowing reviews on both sides of the Atlantic, gaining recognition in equal measure for her well-crafted songs, innovative guitar playing, and her enchanting vocal stylings. Following in the tradition of timeless singer-songwriters, her music is often compared to that of Joni Mitchell and Nick Drake, but fans and critics alike recognize that Anne-Marie Sanderson is all her own.
David Tutmark is a classical guitarist actively performing in the Pacific Northwest. David is known for his visceral yet polished style of playing and consistently delivers captivating performances of traditional and contemporary classical guitar. Coming from a background in electric guitar and rock, David began studying classical guitar at Portland State University. After earning a Bachelor’s degree in classical guitar performance from PSU, David began a busy performance career, giving over 100 performances in 2013 alone. Today David continues to maintain a busy schedule as a performer and teacher of guitar.