Dana Sadava (BS '03)

Dana Sadava is an opera and orchestra conductor who attributes her love of synthesizing huge amounts of musical information to her training at Caltech! She is the Artistic Director of Pasadena Opera (www.pasadenaopera.org), Music Director of the Community Women's Orchestra, on faculty at the Napa Music Festival, and has also served as conductor and vocal coach with Indianapolis Opera, Pensacola Opera, Banff Opera as Theatre (Canada), and Wexford Festival Opera (Ireland), among others. A pianist by training, she also performs as part of the piano duo Robot Owl with her husband, Jim Stopher.

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