Meet the Candidate: Tania Miller
- Date April 9th, 2024 Time 11:30am Venue Illini Country Club
Adventure awaits with your Illinois Symphony Orchestra! This season your Illinois Symphony Orchestra will be led by FOUR distinguished guest conductors vying to be our next Music Director. It's YOUR turn to be part of the ISO's legacy and help us select our next Music Director.
Get to know conductor candidate Tania Miller while enjoying a delectable lunch with other music enthusiasts at this special lunchtime series hosted by the Illinois Symphony Guild of Springfield.
Tuesday, April 9, 2024 @ 11:30 AM
Illini Country Club
$30 per person, includes lunch and tea, coffee, or soda
- Social time @ 11:30 AM
- Lunch served @ 12:00 PM
- Program starts @ 12:45 PM
Reservations are due by Friday, April 5, 2024. Make your reservation today. Reservations may be made online or by mailing a check payable to the Illinois Symphony Guild of Springfield to P.O. Box 9641, Springfield, IL 62791-9641.
Support Provided By:
Springfield Venue Illini Country Club
1601 Illini Rd, Springfield, IL 62704
Tania Miller Conductor
Canadian Conductor Tania Miller has distinguished herself as a dynamic interpreter, musician and innovator. Former Music Director of Canada’s Victoria Symphony for 14-years, subsequently she was named Music Director Emerita for her commitment to the orchestra and community.
On the podium, Maestra Miller projects authority, dynamism and sheer love of the experience of making music. As one critic put it, “she delivers calm intensity . . . expressive, colorful and full of life . . . her experience and charisma are audible.” Others call her performances “technically immaculate, vivid and stirring”.
She served as interim Principal Conductor of the Rhode Island Philharmonic for the 2022-2023 season and also made debuts with the Warsaw Philharmonic, I Musici de Montreal, the New Haven Symphony and Springfield (MA) Symphony. She has conducted the Virtuoso Chamber Orchestra at the World Orchestra Festival in Daegu, South Korea, with concerts in Daegu, Hwaseong, and Seoul and the KBS Symphony Orchestra in Seoul. Maestra Miller has appeared as a guest conductor in Canada, the United States and Europe with such orchestras as the Bern Symphony Orchestra, NFM Wroclåw Philharmonic, Toronto Symphony, Seattle Symphony, Chicago Symphony, Oregon Symphony, Ottawa’s National Arts Centre Orchestra, Orchestra Métropolitain de Montreal, Vancouver Symphony, Orchestre Symphonique de Quebec, Naples Philharmonic, Hartford Symphony, Madison Symphony, Calgary Philharmonic, Winnipeg Symphony, Louisiana Philharmonic and numerous others.
Maestra Miller conducted Calgary Opera’s recent production of Lehar’s Merry Widow and will lead The Magic Flute at Vancouver Opera next season.
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