Anne Bakker is a professional viola/violin player , composer and singer-songwriter who is active in a wide range of musical genres. In 2018 she released her first EP titled ‘Vox/Viola’, in which she combines her voice with the deeper sound of the viola, creating a well crafted musical combination. She performs her songs on her own, accompanying herself on either viola or violin, often also using effects, a rhythmical stompbox and a loop station.

In addition to her solo work Anne is part of several bands and ensembles. She is the main vocalist for the Dutch electronic band Quibus, toured Brazil, Europe, Israel and Dubai as a acoustic trio with former Iron Maiden vocalist Blaze Bayley & Thomas Zwijsen, with Toby she toured in Europe and Australia. With the Göksel Yilmaz Ensemble, Anne plays Turkish oriented music. They released two albums and toured in Europe, Turkey and Indonesia in collaboration with the Internationaal Danstheater. Anne often collaborates with renowned electronic/noise artist Machinefabriek. In 2020 Anne will be on a world tour as part of the band of Danish singer/pianist Agnes Obel.

Live shows

‘Anne Bakker – Vox/Viola’

The EP ‘Vox/Viola’ is available for purchase. Click the button below to place your order. The EP is also available for digital purchase on iTunes, Amazon and other major stores. Streaming is available through Spotify and Bandcamp.


Anne started music lessons at the age of 6. She studied both violin and vocals at the conservatories of Rotterdam and Arnhem.

She worked with many artists, such as Kristoffer Gildenlow, Machinefabriek, Banabila, Bob Zimmerman, Marlies du Mosch, Martin Garrix, AfrojackCeline Cairo, Baba Zula, Greg Haines, La Boutique Fantastique, Karsu, Fink, Crescent Double Quartet, Flip Noorman, Kevin Toma, Ode to the Quiet, Kalima, Quibus, Poetry International, Keimpe de Jong, VPRO, Duncan Laurence and many others. She also toured with several Dutch theatre groups such as John Buijsman, NOXKalterflug and Theatergroep DNA.