A native of Pittsburgh, Anqwenique began her music studies at the Afro-American Music Institute where she now teaches voice and piano. She also teaches at East Liberty Presbyterian’s Hope Academy. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Vocal Performance from Indiana University of Pennsylvania in 2009. She has recently entered the jazz scene performing with some of Pittsburgh’s greatest jazz musicians. Her unique style consists of jazz standards, neo soul, and a bit of gospel in a beautifully controlled and soulful sound. In addition to growing as an artist, her goal this year is to record an album.