The Orchestra's 55 musicians with 65 different instruments have won raves for their superb performances, stellar musicianship and captivating programs of compositions from the 1600s to pieces just composed.
Susan Davenny Wyner was musical director and conductor. She has received international acclaim for two careers. As a lyric Soprano, she performed at the Metropolitan Opera and won a Grammy and Grand Prix du Disc. As a conductor, Davenny Wyner has been called "electrifying, powerfully compelling and emotionally fearless" the The New York Times, a "rousing and joyous" leader by the Chicago Tribune, "terrific" by Opera News Online, and praised for her "vibrant conducting and buoyant, sensitive baton" by the Boston Globe, which also dubbed her "the best program maker in town!" Read her full biography. Other 2018-2019 Orchestra projects included: