“Conducting the premiere of Conni Ellisor’s new work Diaspora was a great adventure! An accomplished musician and composer, Ms. Ellisor intimately understands the intricacies of successful and captivating orchestral composition. Diaspora is absolute proof that new music can be accessible, exciting and inspiring to musicians and audiences alike!”
Giancarlo Guerrero, Music Director, Nashville Symphony

“I cannot speak highly enough of Conni Ellisor. Her compositions are a fascinating mix of folk and commercial elements which also embrace traditional concert music.”
Paul Christopher, NCTM
Assistant Professor of Music Theory and Low Strings
Northwestern State University of Louisiana

Whether at an inner-city community center, or from the stage at a concert, Conni’s engaging style easily attracts audiences of all ages to connect to her vitality and passion.”
Paul Gambill, Music Director
Orchestra Nashville (formerly Nashville Chamber Orchestra)