ANNOUNCING OUR 2022-2023 SEASON!
Our winter concert concluded with the rousing final movement of Mendelssohn's Scottish Symphony and a standing ovation for the orchestra!
The final concert date is May 7.
Our Spring Concert will feature works by Beethoven, Mendelssohn, and Bizet.
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Meanwhile, you can enjoy again the wonderful music from our first and second concerts from the 2019-2020 season and last season's second concert, and a video clip from last season's first concert. Also, see new great new photos in our Photos page and Current Season page.
The Independence Sinfonia is an orchestra founded in 1995 by musicians from the Delaware Valley. Our members include talented musicians from all walks of life, including professional musicians, music teachers, doctors, college professors, lawyers, accountants and scientists all of whom are united in the love of music. We are frequently joined by prominent professional musicians as soloists.
Daniel Matsukawa, Music Director, is the Principal Bassoon of the Philadelphia Orchestra. He has extensive conducting experience abroad and in the United States. Mr. Matsukawa conducted in the Pacific Music Festival's 20th anniversary concert in Japan garnering famous conductor Maestro Christoph Eschenbach's appraisal of Mr. Matsukawa as a "new conducting star".
Mission Statement: The Independence Sinfonia is dedicated to excellence in the learning and performance of music for chamber orchestra. We strive to:
- Improve our individual musical skills and knowledge of classical music
- Engage in focused and challenging rehearsals
- Enrich our communities by fostering an excitement for and enjoyment of classical music