Sinfonia da Camera
Sinfonia da Camera is a professional chamber orchestra affiliated with the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts and College of Fine and Applied Arts of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Its membership includes outstanding faculty, student and area musicians, providing them with valuable performance opportunities while benefiting from their contributions. It is dedicated to the excellent presentation of classical chamber orchestra repertoire and other musical works. It presents an annual concert series at the Krannert Center and maintains a national and international presence through touring performances, radio broadcasts and recordings. Sinfonia da Camera cultivates a future audience for classical music through outreach and special performances, and is a major attraction for the campus, community and region.
To fulfill its mission, Sinfonia da Camera:
- Serves as a musical and cultural asset and attraction for the campus and community
- Enhances the cultural life of the community and region
- Provides performance opportunities for the finest musicians on campus and in the region
- Acquaints audiences with chamber orchestra repertoire from all periods
- Attracts outstanding visiting artists to perform with the orchestra and interact with the community
- Encourages innovation by commissioning and performing new and recent works for orchestra