Anne Søe Iwan began playing at the age of 4 with Ellinor Fribo at the Frederiksværk Music School. Later she studied with Tove and Béla Detreköy at the Danish Suzuki Institute. In 1984 she won the Gold Medal in the Berlingske Music Competition. She studied at the Royal Danish Academy of Music in Copenhagen with Professor Milan Vitek and at the Royal Academy of Music in Aarhus with Marta Libalova, where she made her debut in 1991. Further studies at the Mozarteum, Salzburg, with Ruggiero Ricci. Recipient of the Gade Prize 1990. In Salzburg she was a member of the Salzburg Chamber Soloists and the Salzburg String Sextet. She has performed as a soloist with all the Danish regional orchestras, Athelas Sinfonietta Copenhagen, the Belgrade Philharmonic, the Salzburg Chamber Soloists, Salzburg Sinfonietta and Moscow Sinfonietta. In 1993-95 she was a member of the Nieuw Sinfonietta, Amsterdam, in 1995-2004 concertmaster in Athelas Sinfonietta Copenhagen, and since 2004 she has been assistant concertmaster in the Copenhagen Philharmonic. Anne Søe Iwan teaches violin, chamber music and orchestral ensemble playing at the Royal Danish Academy of Music in Copenhagen.