Violinist Lisa Dondlinger joins Symphoria for a fusion of classical and movie music like you’ve never heard before.
WILLIAMS (arr.): A Tribute to the Film Composer
REHMANN/DONDLINGER: A Joyful Braveheart
BERNSTEIN/COPLAND: A Magnificent Hoedown
WILLIAMS: Raider’s March
BADELT/BEETHOVEN: The Ninth Pirate
MANCINI: Overture to a Pops Concert
SCHIFRIN/PUCCINI: Impossible Sleep
MORRICONE/SCHUBERT: Maria’s Oboe
WILLIAMS: The Cowboys
ELGAR/POWELL: Dragons and Nimrods
STRAVINSKY/RAHMAN: Mumbai Firebird
Her lengthy list of television credits also includes The Academy Awards, The Emmy Awards, Dancing with the Stars, Penny Dreadful and Luke Cage, to name a few. Lisa has played on the soundtracks to many major motion pictures including the Academy Award nominated score for Passengers as well as recent blockbusters Finding Dory and The Jungle Book. She also performed regularly with mega superstar Céline Dion in her latest production entitled, Céline.
Recent collaborations include such artists as Sarah McLachlan, Adele, Josh Groban, Pentatonix, Steven Tyler and Joe Perry, Kelly Clarkson, Diana Ross, Journey, Melissa Etheridge, Weird Al Yankovic, Blue Man Group, Janelle Monáe, Audra McDonald, Hall and Oates, Gloria Estefan, the Indigo Girls, Diana Krall, Itzhak Perlman, Natalie Merchant, Chris Isaak, Pink Martini, Brandi Carlile, The Decemberists, Martina McBride, Josh Ritter, Gloria Gaynor and others. The Los Angeles Times calls his orchestrations “...magnificent and colorful” while adding “...even more dimension...” to the compositions. Daily Variety heralds Sean’s writing as “most impressive ...” with a “wide range of coloring in the orchestra...” that “...adds heft and rolling energy.
Through his growing number of commissioned and published works, Sean is excited to continue contributing to the rich history of orchestral and wind band literature. His music is published by Excelcia Music, Hal Leonard and Carl Fischer. He is a frequent guest conductor with professional orchestras around the country and abroad. An annual ASCAP Special Awards winner, Sean was a composition fellow at the Henry Mancini Institute in Los Angeles, and holds composition degrees from New England Conservatory and Syracuse University.