Viola

  • : Nathan's instrument was built by Vanna So at the William Harris Lee shop in Chicago, IL.
  • Hometown: Appleton, WI
  • Year Joined: 1999
  • Education: Bachelor of Music - Northwestern University; Master of Music - Southern Methodist University
  • Passions and Interests: When Nathan is not teaching or performing, he enjoys playing basketball, running, and reading books.
  • Career Highlights: A couple of Nathan's career highlights include performing a Florida tour with Harry Connick Jr., and performing the Mendelssohn Octet with members of the Philadelphia Orchestra.
Nathan Frantz

Miscellaneous Information

Miscellaneous Information
Nathan Frantz has been a member of the Sarasota Orchestra since 1999. In addition to his career as an orchestral musician performing with numerous orchestras, Nathan has had and maintains a rich chamber music performance and teaching schedule. During his summers away from Sarasota, Nathan was on faculty as a teacher and performer at the Luzerne Music Center from 2002 – 2012, and has been a member of the Utah Festival Opera in the summers of 2008, 2013, 2014, and 2016. His String Quartet, MOB, has released two successful children's CDs, "Music Tales," and "Music Tales, Vol. 2". Both CDs have won Parents' Choice Gold Awards, and NAPPA Gold Awards for excellence in children's products. He is also on the faculty of New College of Florida as an adjunct professor.

Phone

Box Office: 941-953-3434
Administration: 941-953-4252

Hours

Monday – Friday, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
And at the concert venue one hour prior to showtime.

Our Mission

Our mission is to engage, educate, and enrich our community through high-quality, live musical experiences.

Accessibility

Sarasota Orchestra is committed to making our performances and facilities accessible to everyone in our community.

All of the Orchestra’s facilities are accessible to persons using wheelchairs.

Assistive listening devices are available for all Orchestra performances.

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