WORLD-CLASS ARTISTS behind PMW's SUCCESS
Stephen Stubbs, Artistic Director
After a successful thirty-year career in Europe, Stephen Stubbs returned to his native Seattle in 2006 as one of the world's most respected lutenists, conductors, and baroque opera specialists.
TEKLA CUNNINGHAM, ORCHESTRA DIRECTOR
Tekla Cunningham, baroque violin, viola and viola d'amore, leads an active and varied musical life. At home in Seattle, she is Orchestra Director and concertmaster of Pacific MusicWorks, and plays regularly as concertmaster and principal player with the American Bach Soloists in California.
Henry Lebedinsky, acting Managing Director and Director of Outreach
Composer, conductor, and historical keyboardist Henry Lebedinsky has performed with Pacific MusicWorks, The Seattle Baroque Orchestra, The Seattle Symphony, The St. Paul Chamber Orchestra, The Charlotte Symphony, and Seraphic Fire, and is the co-director of the acclaimed Bay Area band Agave Baroque. His compositions for choir and organ are published by Paraclete Press, Carus-Verlag, and CanticaNOVA. He directs Pacific MusicWorks’ Underground concerts, inviting people to experience Baroque music in new ways in fun, informal venues across the Seattle area.
Tess Altiveros, Development Manager
Tess has been featured with numerous ensembles nationwide, and has had the privilege of singing a number of world premieres, including The Frozen Grail, a song cycle written for her by Eric Barnum, Donald Skirvin’s Curve of Gold(Seattle Choral Company), the 2010 premiere of Robert Kyr's Pacific Sanctus, and the Midwest premiere and recording of Emerson Eads's Mass for the Oppressed (Notre Dame University).