Chicago Sinfonietta

Chicago Sinfonietta

The Chicago Sinfonietta is an American orchestra, founded in 1987 by Paul Freeman and based in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Freeman established Sinfonietta to create more performing opportunities for African-American conductors, instrumentalists and composers. The stated mission of the orchestra is to "serve as a national model for inclusiveness and innovation in classical music."

Principal Conductors and Music Directors
Paul Freeman (3) (1987–2011)
Mei-Ann Chen (since 2011)


Chicago Sinfonietta Discography Tracks


Paul Freeman (3), Chicago Sinfonietta Paul Freeman (3), Chicago Sinfonietta - Shostakovich Film Festival (Album) Fanfare (4), Pro-Arte Digital US 1991 Sell This Version
CDR 90000 061 Chicago Sinfonietta , Conductor Paul Freeman (3) Chicago Sinfonietta , Conductor Paul Freeman (3) - African Heritage Symphonic Series • Volume II(CD, Album) Cedille Records CDR 90000 061 US 2002 Sell This Version