Sarah Ioannides Enters Her 6th Season as Music Director of the El Paso Symphony Orchestra and the Spartanburg Philharmonic Orchestra
Upcoming Season Debuts
As part of the Louisville Orchestra's Music Makes a City Masterworks Series, Ioannides will lead the orchestra in a sonic journey through the last century to New York. The program features the works of Gershwin, Bloch, Barber and Bernstein along with Joseph Schwantner's From Afar, A Fantasy for Guitar performed by acclaimed guitarist Sharon Isbin.
January 15, 2011
Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra
In a program of "Fire and Water" with the Rochester Philharmonic, Ioannides conducts Debussy's La Mer, Stravinsky's Firebird Suite and the Hindson Violin Concerto with violinist, Lara St. John. Originally recorded as a world premier by Ioannides and St. John with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, the Hindson Violin Concerto receives its U.S. premier performance.
February 17 & 19, 2011
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Andrea Tarrodi's composition, Zephyros, the grand prizewinner of the 2010 Uppsala Composition headlines the program directed by Ioannides with the Vasteras Sinfonietta and a reengagement with the Nordic Chamber Orchestra. Zephyros sound clip
November 7 Nordic Chamber Orchestra
November 11 Västerås Sinfonietta
Ioannides returns to the podium to celebrate a July 4th Spectacular! with the El Paso Symphony Orchestra at Chamizal National Memorial Park. This patriotic concert draws 15,000 people annually for festivities, music and fireworks.
El Paso Symphony Orchestra 2010 - 2011 Season Announced