12.12-15.19 Ballet Hawaii's Nutcracker

Perennial favorite with live accompaniment from the Hawaii Symphony Orchestra

Ann Krinitsky, Conductor

"Kudos to conductor Ann Krinitsky ... for a memorable performance."

-- Jack W., Yelp review

Brief biography

Recent appearances

12.11.19 Hawaii Symphony Holiday Pops
Holiday Pops at historic Hawaii Theater with guests Shari Lynn and Sounds of Aloha chorus

6.19-28.19 MSYO Eastern Europe Tour
Prague (Sts. Simon and Jude), Vienna (Musik und Theater), Budapest (MOM Cultural Center)

​​Ann Krinitsky directs the Marin Symphony Youth Performance Programs and the Virtuoso Program at San Domenico School.  She also conducts Family Concerts with the Marin Symphony.

A frequent guest conductor with the Honolulu and Hawaii Symphony Orchestras, Ms. Krinitsky has led concerts on Oahu as well as on tour to the neighbor islands of Hawaii and Kauai. She performed for a crowd of 40,000 at Ala Moana Beach Park as part of the Memorial Day Lantern Floating Ceremony.  She regularly conducts Ballet Hawaii's Nutcracker and has enjoyed numerous collaborations with Chamber Music Hawaii and the Onium Ballet Project. She has also appeared as guest conductor with the Hawaii Performing Arts Festival String Orchestra and the Maui Symphony Orchestra and Chorus.

In the Bay Area, her posts have included Director of Orchestras at Stanford University; Music Director of the Nova Vista Symphony, Palo Alto Philharmonic, Berkeley Youth and Community Women’s Orchestras; Conductor of the Acalanes Chamber Orchestra; and Assistant Conductor of the Pacific Mozart Ensemble. She has guest conducted the Women's Philharmonic, the Camellia Symphony, the Palo Alto Chamber Orchestra, the Marin Chamber Orchestra, and the San Francisco Concerto Orchestra.  She has also served on the faculty at Laney College in Oakland and appeared as Conductor of the Chautauqua Summer Orchestra in western New York state.

"One of this year's most distinctive concerts... led with spirit and precision

by conductor Ann Krinitsky."

— Honolulu Advertiser