Toby Vigneau, double bass

Toby Vigneau is a double bass player with The Santa Fe Symphony Orchestra & Chorus. He has also performed with numerous ensembles in New Mexico, including Performance Santa Fe, Landmark Musicals, Chatter Varsity, and Aspen Music Festival in the summer of 2018. Son of The...

Jeffrey Rogers, Principal Horn

Jeffrey Rogers moved to New Mexico in 2018. He is currently principal horn of The Santa Fe Symphony Orchestra, as well as 4th horn of the New Mexico Philharmonic Orchestra and guest principal horn of the Colorado Springs Philharmonic . He has also appeared as...

Program Notes | Choral Masterworks

The Lark Ascending RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Born October 12, 1872, Down Ampney Died August 26, 1958, London Vaughan Williams originally composed The Lark Ascending, which he called a Romance for Violin and Orchestra, in 1914, just after completing his London Symphony, but World War I...

Program Notes | Celebrating Stravinsky

Sinfonia Concertante in B-flat Major, Hob. I:105 FRANZ JOSEPH HAYDN   (1732-1809) Haydn wrote this wonderful music quickly in London during the winter of 1792.  The sinfonia concertante is a concerto-like form, but with some important differences.  It is for two or more soloists, who are...

Ann McMahon Quintero, mezzo-soprano

A true singing actor, Ann McMahon Quintero has never known a life without an audience to entertain. From her early days as a an instrumentalist, chorister and dancer, she has evolved into a mezzo-soprano who enjoys a career on the operatic and concert stage where...

Rubén Rengel, violin

Venezuelan violinist Ruben Rengel is quickly gaining recognition as one of the most gifted emerging concert violinists, continuously captivating audiences with a rich, singing tone, and charismatic virtuosity. Mr. Rengel was the Winner of the 2018 Sphinx Competition, the Cleveland Institute of Music Concerto Competition,...

Zlatomir Fung, cello

The first American in four decades and youngest musician ever to win First Prize at the International Tchaikovsky Competition Cello Division, Zlatomir Fung is poised to become one of the preeminent cellists of our time. Astounding audiences with his boundless virtuosity and exquisite sensitivity, the...
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