Conductor Anthony Spain has been Music Director of the Northwest Symphony Orchestra (NWSO) since 1987. Under his direction, the NWSO has been committed to the community and local composers and have garnered eight National ASCAP awards for “Programming of Contemporary Music,” and been featured several times on National Public Radio.
Julia is a recent graduate of University of Michigan, where she studied Vocal Performance and Computer Science. Her musical studies focused on sacred music and choral conducting. Julia now works as a software engineer at Microsoft, and enjoys singing with Seattle Pro Musica and Opus 7 Vocal ensemble.