Anmari is one of South Africa’s leading cellists and has achieved worldwide recognition as a performer. She is Adjunct Professor in Music at the University of the Free State, where she also heads the Odeion String Quartet.


On this website you can find information about Anmari, as well as a contact form.

This homepage shows photos of Anmari van der Westhuizen together with Ilse Schumann, with whom she recorded Romantic Sonatas.


Anmari van der Westhuizen is Adjunct Professor and Head of the Odeion String Quartet at the University of the Free State. Continue reading “About”


Concerts 2018

Sunday, 28 January 2018 Johannesburg International Mozart festival Northwards House, Johannesburg Odeion String Quartet Works: Rainier string quartet, Shostakovich string quartet no. 15 and Gubaidulina Piano Quintet with Florian Uhlig (pianist) Friday, 2 February 2018 to Saturday, 3 February 2018 Two concerts at Dias Festival Dias Museum, Mosselbay Odeion String Quartet Works: Dvorak Piano Quintet …

Concerts 2017

Anmari performed the Beethoven Triple Concerto with Samson Diamond and Albie van Schalkwyk, together with the Cape Philharmonic Orchestra in February. In March the Odeion String Quartet performed at the US Woordfees and returned to Bloemfontein to give a successful concert with Tim Kliphuis. They also performed Haydn’s Seven Last Words of Christ on the Cross …