Guest, Sara Andon

Guest Name: 
Sara Andon
Sara Andon
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Guest Occupation: 
Flutist - international soloist and recording artist
Guest Biography: 

Flutist Sara Andon is an international soloist and recording artist known for her ravishing tone and deeply engaging musical interpretations. A versatile performer in many music genres including solo, chamber, symphonic, opera, ballet, new music, jazz and Broadway, she has performed all over the world in major concert venues, TV and radio broadcasts, as well as on many major motion picture soundtracks, documentaries and video game scores.

Ms. Andon has performed with orchestras such as the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Pasadena Symphony, San Diego Symphony, Los Angeles Master Chorale, California Philharmonic, Pasadena Pops, Los Angeles

Chamber Orchestra, Redlands Symphony, Golden State Pops Orchestra and the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra.
She is on countless film scores including the upcoming “Fast and Furious 7,”"Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” “The Wolverine,”"Borne Legacy,” “Rio 2″ and “Tron” and has recorded with such varied artists as Placido Domingo, Daft Punk – including their Grammy®-winning album, “Random Access Memories,” Neil Diamond, Kelly Clarkson, Barry Manilow, Billy Childs, Big Band de Canarias of Spain where she is a featured soloist for a new big band jazz album of Elmer Bernstein, as well as numerous classical chamber CDs of J.S. Bach, Mozart, Debussy, Schoenberg and many current new music composers of today.

She has frequently performed traditional concerto repertoire including the Mozart Concerti with her own original cadenzas and has recently become the featured soloist for the Varèse Sarabande Record Label Live Concerts, the largest film score label in the world, performing with the Macau Orchestra in China, Golden State Pops Orchestra here in Los Angeles and the Beethoven Academy Orchestra in Krakow, premiering new arrangements for flute solo and orchestra of the iconic composers Alex North, Elmer Bernstein, Georges Delerue, Vince Guaraldi and Henry Mancini.