The Festival Orchestra

The Grand Teton Music Festival welcomes top talent from world-renowned symphonies to our Summer Festival each year. Under the baton of Music Director Donald Runnicles these musicians come together to gather inspiration from the mountain setting, renew their artistic vows to music making, and to provide exhilarating music for Festival patrons.

Our Festival Musicians represent 64 orchestras and 47 institutions of higher learning, including the following:

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Cleveland Orchestra
Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Houston Symphony
Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra
Jacksonville Symphony
Kansas City Symphony
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
Lyric Opera of Chicago
Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Minnesota Orchestra
National Symphony Orchestra
New York Philharmonic
The Philadelphia Orchestra
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
St. Louis Symphony
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
San Antonio Symphony
San Diego Symphony
San Francisco Opera Orchestra
San Francisco Symphony
Seattle Symphony
Toronto Symphony
Utah Symphony
Vancouver Symphony