music that resonates today and speaks to tomorrow


Nanette McGuinness, soprano
Anne Lerner, cello
David Garner, composer

Guest Artists

Margaret Halbig, season guest pianist
Ilana Blumberg, violin
Taylor Chan, piano
Alejandro Saiz San Emeterio, violin
Dawn Harms, violin
Chelsea Hollow, soprano
Julie Michael, viola
Elizabeth Prior, viola
Laura Reynolds, English horn
Karen Rosenak, piano
Dagenais Smiley, violin
Dale Tsang pianist emerita
Dalit Hadass Warshaw, piano/composer
Xin Zhao, piano

Emerita Members

Kristin Pankonin
Dale Tsang


Nanette McGuinness, Artistic Executive Director
David Garner, Artistic Advisor
Stephanie Neumann, Special Projects
Brennan Stokes, Design and Publicity
Esther Kim, intern

Performance Videographer

Mister WA Productions

Advisory Council

Kathy Barr
Jeffrey Hoover
Alden Jenks
Kurt Rohde
Frederica von Stade
Cynthia Whitehead

* The Cassandra Project is supported by funding by the San Francisco Arts Commission.

Ensemble for These Times is honored to be a fiscally sponsored affiliate of the InterMusic SF, a non-profit organization dedicated to small-ensemble music in the San Francisco Bay Area.

We are grateful for our supporters and partners: