GRAMMY® Award Winner, 2019


"Superlative music-making"

– Daily Telegraph, London

“Sorrell is a thrillingly adventurous interpreter… intrepid imagination”
– Twin Cities Pioneer Press (review with the St Paul Chamber Orchestra), 2019 (read more)

“The debut of Jeannette Sorrell with the Pittsburgh Symphony was an especially joyous occasion. The American conductor and harpsichordist brought an exciting combination of individuality with decisive yet graceful style to Bach‘s Brandenburg Concertos… a concert not to be missed.”
– PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW/Mark Kanny, 2013 (read more)

“A resplendent performance…breathtaking. The production belonged entirely to Ms. Sorrell.”
—NEW YORK TIMES/James Oestreich, 2016 (read more)

“Superlative music-making… Sorrell arranged [Vivaldi’s La Folia] for the full band, and the results were thrilling.”
—THE DAILY TELEGRAPH/Ian Hewitt, UK (“5 Best Musical Moments of 2014″) (read more)

“Other masters of the [baroque] style have been paying visits, but none has summoned up as much energy, enthusiasm and excitement from the orchestra as Sorrell.”
— TWIN CITIES PIONEER PRESS (debut with St Paul Chamber Orchestra), 2017 (read more)

“Jeannette is that rare combination of keen insight and intelligence matched with depth and passion. It is a joy is to be inspired by her work.”
–Robert Spano; Music Director, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra (read more)