Carla Kountoupes, Violin

Carla Kountoupes, violinist, is a member of The Santa Fe Symphony Orchestra, Arizona Opera Orchestra, Santa Fe Pro Musica Chamber Orchestra, and Piazzolla da Camera Piano Trio. She has toured and performed professionally with orchestras and chamber ensembles in Central America, Taiwan, Germany, and all...

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...

The Santa Fe Symphony Virtual Stage

VIRTUAL CONCERT SERIES To keep the music playing during the COVID-19 crisis, we replaced our 2020 live programming with a dynamic Virtual Concert Series featuring local talent from The Santa Fe Symphony Orchestra. This magnificent new series, beautifully filmed in iconic locations across Santa Fe...

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...
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