singer-songwriter & creative music instructor
Annalyse is a singer-songwriter, pianist, music educator and songwriting enthusiast. Born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri, she has 10 years of professional performance experience in St. Louis and beyond, playing original music, solo piano, dueling pianos, worship, jazz, classical, and many more styles for a wide range of events. Annalyse holds a bachelor’s degree in Songwriting Music Composition from Webster University, where she independently researched and presented the effects of songwriting and creativity on adolescent brain development during her studies. Annalyse has 4 years of private teaching experience in piano, vocals, and songwriting, as well as extensive experience in mentoring students through their creativity and performance development. She also has two years of experience leading a music and arts school out of St. Louis County, where she managed a large team of instructors, provided personalized customer care for over 100 student families, curated niche workshops and recitals, and provided creative vision that propelled the program forward. She has a passion for empowering creativity in others through songwriting, and has developed a curriculum which has been utilized in public schools. Her mission is to share music that moves people, through honest lyrics, compelling music and heartfelt delivery.
Annalyse is currently writing, recording and performing as the lead vocalist with electro-pop duo The Outlyres. She is also building her private music and songwriting studio offering online and in-person lessons, and is booking for performances of all varieties. She lives in Scottsdale, Arizona, with roots and opportunities continuing in St. Louis.