Globe trotting conductor, educator and ASCAP award winning arranger Sandra Dackow continues to bring audiences to their feet more than a decade after her Carnegie Hall debut prompted one critic to celebrate the "shouting, standing ovation."

Inspired conducting, (she) fired the Ridgewood Symphony to new heights of performance… A magnificent night

- Ridgewood News (New Jersey)

Known for her success working with a full range of professional, community and student orchestras she is committed to "welcoming everyone to orchestral music" through family events, innovative programming, and enthuastic commentary captivating audiences of all ages.