Maestro Donald Barra
"Barra led the ASO with an exacting hand, maintaining firm control of pace and dynamics in a text-book example of how to support a soloist. The audience, along with this reviewer, was overwhelmed by the results."
Annapolis, "The Capital"
Conducting Positions
Artistic Director, San Diego Chamber Orchestra (current) >
Artistic Director, Batiquitos Summer Music Festival
Music Director, Johnstown Symphony Orchestra and Chorale
Associate Director, Lyric Mountain Music Festival
Associate Director, Bedford Springs Music Festival
Director of Orchestras, San Diego State University
Conductor, Columbia University Symphony Orchestra
Professor of Music, San Diego State University
Guest Conducting (Partial List)
Moscow Philharmonic           	        Moscow, Russia

Pittsburg Symphony Orchestra Pittsburg, Pennsylvania

Santa Barbara Symphony Santa Barbara, California

Lexington Philharmonic Lexington, Kentucky

Amarillo Symphony Amarillo, Texas

Chicago Sinfonia Chicago, Illinois

Cleveland Orchestra Cleveland, Ohio

Denver Chamber Orchestra Denver, Colorado

Kansas City Symphony Kansas City, Missouri

West Virginia Symphony Wheeling, West Virginia

Annapolis Symphony Annapolis, Maryland

Orchestre de Baja California Tijuana, Mexico

Sofia (Bulgaria) Symphony Sofia, Bulgaria

Regina (Canada) Symphony Regina, Canada

Cannes Provence Alpes Cote d'Azur (France) Symphony Cannes, France

Solo Artists (Partial List)
Yehudi Menuhin, Roberta Peters, Lorin Hollander, Mischa Dicter, Eugene Fodor, Eugenia Zuckerman, Robert Merrill, Sharon Robinson, Leonard Pennario, Jaime Laredo, Andre-Michel Schub, Pepe Romero, Bella Davidovich, Barry Tuckwell, Jean-Pierre Rampal, Ani and Ida Kavafian, Robert McKuffie, Sherrill Milnes, Daniel Heifetz, Carol Neblett, Dimitri Ashkenazy, Schlomo Mintz
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