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09.28.13
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
Schtick and Sweetness Serenade NCCO Crowd
San Francisco Classical Voice
04.04.13
Anne-Marie McDermott, Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
Standout show with Anne-Marie McDermott and New Century Chamber Orchestra
San Jose Mercury News
07.01.12
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
'On Our Way: The Journey of Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg and the New Century Chamber Orchestra'
Strings Magazine
05.13.12
New Century Chamber Orchestra
A spirited conclusion to the NCCO twentieth anniversary season
San Francisco Examiner
11.22.11
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg: Cause for Celebration
San Francisco Classical Voice
11.12.11
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
New Century Chamber Orchestra with Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg
Times Union
11.11.11
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
Chamber orchestra plays at a high level; Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg energizes stage
Telegram & Gazette
11.10.11
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
Fuse Classical Music Review: The NCCO at The Worcester Music Festival
The Art Fuse
02.14.11
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
New Century finally plays Mondavi; worth wait
The Sacramento Bee
02.08.11
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
New Century Chamber Orchestra Serenades, Dances, at Pick-Staiger
Chicago Classical Music
02.03.11
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
Violinist Salerno-Sonnenberg and colleagues sizzle in Piazzolla suite
Cleveland Plain Dealer
02.01.11
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
Violinist Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg finds new challenges as the leader of the band
AnnArbor.com
08.01.10
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
Together. New Century Chamber Orchestra, Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, music director.
Strings Magazine
05.08.10
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
Bolcom debuts edgy, high-intensity 'Romanza'
San Francisco Chronicle
04.09.10
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
New Century Chamber Orchestra announces 2010-11 season
Mercury News
03.01.10
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
Taking a new direction
Gramophone
11.20.09
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
New Century's superb Bolcom-Strauss program repeats through the weekend
Mercury News
11.19.09
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
Violinist Salerno-Sonnenberg takes to the baton
San Francisco Chronicle
10.14.09
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg Delights in Doing It All
Fanfare Magazine
09.13.09
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
New Sounds for a “New Century”
San Francisco Examiner
09.12.09
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
New Chamber Century Orchestra
San Francisco Chronicle
09.11.09
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
Let Us Now Arrange Famous Composers
San Francisco Classical Voice
08.27.09
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
‘Together’. New Century Chamber Orchestra with Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg
Audiophilia
08.18.09
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
Reviews of New Pop, Reissues, Jazz and Classical Releases
California Chronicle
08.17.09
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg "together" with the New Century Chamber Orchestra
San Francisco Examiner
08.14.09
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
Tuned In: Preseason music spins round and round
Contra Costa Times
08.09.09
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
Sassy, soulful violin; Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg records with ensemble
The News & Observer
08.07.09
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg talks about her new album with the New Century Chamber Orchestra
Northwest Reverb
08.06.09
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
Diving into classical
The Aspen Times
07.29.09
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
Together? And How!
San Francisco Classical Voice
07.28.09
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
Together? And How!
San Francisco Classical Voice
05.19.09
New Century Chamber Orchestra
Music review: New Century Chamber Orchestra
San Francisco Chronicle
05.07.09
New Century Chamber Orchestra
Violin star Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg on her first season leading the New Century Chamber Orchestra
Mercury News
05.05.09
New Century Chamber Orchestra
Inside a New Century rehearsal
San Francisco Music Examiner
05.04.09
New Century Chamber Orchestra
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg
San Francisco Classical Voice
03.04.09
Anne-Marie McDermott, New Century Chamber Orchestra
New Century Chamber Orchestra Presents ‘Glory of Russia’
The Berkeley Daily Planet
02.23.09
Anne-Marie McDermott, New Century Chamber Orchestra
Russian dreamtime and reality at the NCCO
San Francisco Examiner
02.02.09
New Century Chamber Orchestra
New Century Chamber Orchestra
American Record Guide
09.13.08
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
Salerno-Sonnenberg's debut
San Francisco Chronicle
09.12.08
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, New Century Chamber Orchestra
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg brings new glitter to New Century Chamber Orchestra
The Mercury News
The New Century Chamber Orchestra, founded in 1992, looks for fresh, exciting ways to present classical music in the San Francisco Bay Area by combining performances of extraordinary quality with innovative programming. One of only a handful of conductorless ensembles in the world, New Century is comprised of local musicians and those who travel from across the U.S. and Europe to perform in the Bay Area together. Musical decisions are made collaboratively by the 19-member string ensemble, resulting in an enhanced level of commitment on the part of the musicians to concerts of remarkable precision, passion and power. World-renowned violin soloist, chamber musician, and recording artist Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg was appointed Music Director and Concertmaster in January 2008, bringing with her “a new sense of vitality and determination, as well as an audacious swagger that is an unmistakable fingerprint of its leader” (Gramophone Magazine). In 2011, Ms. Salerno-Sonnenberg and New Century embarked on the Orchestra’s two most extensive tours to-date. The performances in the Midwest, East Coast, and Southern California garnered record-breaking audiences and national critical acclaim. ... read full bio