Maria Anisegkou has studied the cello at the State Conservatory of Thessaloniki under Professor Dimitris Patras. In 2001, she was awarded the Diploma in Cello Performance, with Distinction voted unanimously.
She continued her studies at the Hochschule für Musik in Würzburg, class of Professor Jörg Metzger, and in 2003, at Leipzig’s Hochschule für Musik under Professor Peter Hörr, from where she graduated in 2007 with the title «Diplommusiker».
In 2002 she won the Alexandra Trianti Scholarship, granted by the “Friends of Music Society” of the Athens Concert Hall, and in 2004, she was awarded a full scholarship by the State Scholarships Foundation (ΙΚΥ) in Greece.
Since May 2007, she is a member of Thessaloniki’s State Symphony Orchestra and she is a Professor of Cello at Thessaloniki’s Music College Conservatory.
She is also a member of the trio IAMA and collaborates with the Dissonart Ensemble.