We are thrilled to bring you new opportunities to experience The Santa Fe Symphony Orchestra & Chorus. As we move into our exciting 37th Season, we will be delivering digital content to the comfort of your home. So stay connected with us through social media and regular visits to our website! This is where you can watch our virtual performances, see live interviews with our musicians and soloists, catch up on episodes from our weekly Facebook LIVES events, and much more!

Añoranza by Ernesto Cordero | The Santa Fe Symphony Strings

Premiered on July 1, 2020

In our virtual debut, The Santa Fe Symphony Orchestra, led by Maestro Guillermo Figueroa on violin, proudly presents the work Añoranza (Yearning), for string orchestra, by renowned Puerto Rican composer ERNESTO CORDERO. In celebration of our exciting 37th season, we are thrilled to present the world premiere of this beautiful work as a gift to our loyal patrons and supporters. Also featuring poetry by local New Mexican poet, Tani Arness, and a special introduction by Ernesto Cordero himself, Añoranza embodies a beautiful message of longing and hope during these unprecedented times. Thank you for joining us today for this premiere and for your ongoing support of The Santa Fe Symphony, your symphony. Enjoy!

Violin 1

Guillermo Figueroa
David Felberg
Kerri Lay
Alan Mar

Violin 2

Nicolle Maniaci
Gabriela da Silva Fogo
Gloria Velasco
Anne Karlstrom


Kimberly Fredenburgh
Christine Rancier
Cherokee Randolph


Dana Winograd
Joel Becktell
Erin Espinoza


Terry Pruitt
Kathy Olszowka