Steven Errante has a special gift for making music an exciting adventure, whether it is through his teaching, conducting, or composing. Those who have experienced his genuine warmth and intense enthusiasm for music may attest to the deeper understanding and heightened emotional experiences they have discovered under his musical direction and in his compositions.
Dr. Steven Errante, conductor of the Wilmington Symphony Orchestra since 1986 and founding conductor of the Wilmington Symphony Youth Orchestra, teaches upper-level theory courses, MIDI composition and film scoring. His compositions and arrangements have been recorded by the Wilmington Symphony Orchestra, the North Carolina Symphony, and the London Symphony. He has written a number of commissioned works and frequently makes orchestrations and arrangements to accompany WSO guest artists. He was recently chosen as the first composer commissioned for the Vanguard Premieres series sponsored by the Vanguard Voices choir.