Anna Mann was born in Ukraine. Starting at age 5, she dedicated her life to becoming a world class musician and pianist. She attended music school for 8 years before she went to music college in Kiev. After receiving a four year degree, she continued her education at the Music Academy of Peter Tchaikovsky. After five years of deep studying and playing in competitions and festivals, she received her masters in performance. During, and after, her schooling she was playing concerts, teaching private lessons, and teaching in public schools. In 2012, she started playing classical music on cruise ships where she was to meet her future husband from Charlotte, NC. As they lined up contracts together, she switched from classical to the show band on the ship and discovered a newfound passion for American jazz and pop. In 2014, she got back to land, married, and now continues to spread her love of music through teaching and performing.