By Peter Tonguette  /  For The Columbus Dispatch

“From the time he was 3 years old, ProMusica Chamber Orchestra Music Director David Danzmayr was certain he wanted to be a conductor.

In his hometown of Salzburg, Austria — also the …

By Peter Tonguette  /  For The Columbus Dispatch

“Forty-five years have elapsed since the founding of the ProMusica Chamber Orchestra in 1978.

A far shorter — but equally consequential — number of years have gone by since the hiring of …

By Peter Tonguette  /  For The Columbus Dispatch

“The ProMusica Chamber Orchestra is accustomed to working with contemporary composers’ voices — that is, their artistic voices: their vision, ideas, themes and so on.

Far rarer is for the orchestra to …

By Richard Sanford  /  For ColumbusUnderground.com

“Events originally postponed or canceled in one of the many COVID waves still pop up on cultural calendars. One I’m most excited for finally occurs this month. After an almost exactly three year delay, …

By Honour Lackey  /  For OSU’s The Lantern

“After a nearly four-year hiatus, ProMusica’s Chamber Orchestra returns its “NAKED CLASSICS” program to the Southern Theatre stage.

Located at 21 E. Main St. and hosted by composer Paul Rissmann, the “NAKED …

By Jennifer Hambrick  /  For WOSU Classical 101

“A rare, 300-year-old violin recently purchased by the ProMusica Chamber Orchestra and said to “elevate” the orchestra’s sound will make its first Columbus appearances in two Neighborhood Concerts this weekend.

Made in …

By Peter Tonguette  / Special to The Columbus Dispatch

“Very few people ever have the opportunity to search for a violin worth hundreds of thousands of dollars.

Most of us, though, know what it’s like to go on a date.…

By Peter Tonguette  / For The Columbus Dispatch

“In the arts world, the only thing more surprising than a gift of $1 million may be a gift of $1 million with some of that money earmarked for the purchase of …

By Peter Tonguette  / For The Columbus Dispatch

“If the new season of the ProMusica Chamber Orchestra looks — and sounds — a bit more normal than it has in recent years, that’s pretty much the idea.

“The way I …

By Peter Tonguette  / For The Columbus Dispatch

“Croatian pianist Martina Filjak may have to fly across an ocean to perform with the ProMusica Chamber Orchestra, but when she lands in Columbus, she is on something like home turf — …