Ms. Andon has performed with several orchestras including the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Pasadena Symphony, Tulsa Opera, New West Symphony, Los Angeles Master Chorale, California Philharmonic, Pasadena Pops, New Haven Symphony, Orchestra New England, San Francisco Western Opera Theater, Miami City Ballet Touring Orchestra and the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra. She has worked w/ such world renown conductors as Kurt Masure, David Zinman, John Maucheri, Jorge Mester and Esa-Pekka Salonen.
Ms. Andon has performed with the orchestras for many Broadway musicals including "Les Miserables," Disney's "Beauty and Beast" and the critically acclaimed hit Broadway show "Wicked" ( LA Company).
As a soloist and chamber musician, Ms. Andon has performed throughout the United States, Italy, France, England, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Greece and China including performances at Carnegie hall, Lincoln Center's Alice Tully Hall, Merkin Hall (NYC), St. Peter's Basilica in Rome, "CBS Sunday Morning," Universal Amphitheater, Hollywood Bowl and Walt Disney Hall in Los Angeles.
She is also the solo flutist with the string chamber ensemble Da Capo Players based in Orange County as well as Mirror Visions, a vocal chamber ensemble based in New York and Paris, France specializing in newly commissioned works as well as traditional repertoire.
She has been a featured soloist at numerous music festivals including the Ojai Music Festival (CA.), Norfolk Chamber Music Festival (CT.), Grand Teton Music Festival (WY.), Music at Penn's Woods (PA.), Sunriver Music Festival (OR.), the London Baroque Music Festival & the Los Angeles Bach Festival.
Other solo performances include "Sundays LIVE at Six" at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, most recently with Sarah Jackson, flutist and piccoloist with the LA Phil and Barry Gold, cellist with the LA Phil, on an all-Haydn program, and on the JACARANDA- MUSIC AT THE EDGE SERIES in Santa Monica. Ms. Andon was invited to perform with world renown flutist Ransom Wilson the Double Flute Concerto by Steven Stucky (Pulitzer-Prize winning composer and New Music Consultant-LA PHIL) at Zipper Hall in downtown Los Angeles. She has also performed with Jeanne Baxtresser, former principal flutist with the NY Philharmonic and Walfried Kujala, former piccoloist with the Chicago Symphony, and has made many other solo appearances performing various concerti by J.S. Bach, Vivaldi, Mozart, Griffes, Arnold w/ several Southland orchestras & chamber ensembles including the Redlands Symphony Mozart Classical Orchestra of Orange County performing the Mozart Concerto in 'D' Major, K. 314 w/ her own original cadenzas.She is the Artist Teacher of Flute at the University of Redlands School of Music and the Idyllwild Arts Academy. She is also the Woodwind Coordinator for the Los Angeles Philharmonic Young Composers' Fellowship Program, Mentors: Steven Stucky, John Adams, James Matheson, and A.J. McCaffrey.
Sara Andon Film Credits
The Air I Breathe Marcelo Zarvos
Rush Hour 3 Lalo Schifrin
Disney's Bedtime Stories - Rupert Gregson-Williams
Get Smart - Trevor Rabin (sidelining)
The Promotion - Alex Wurman
When In Rome - Christopher Young
Cats & Dogs: The Revenge Of Kitty Galore - Chris Lennertz
Charlie St. Cloud - Rolfe Kent
Sex In the City 2 - Aaron Zigman
Tron: Legacy - Joseph Trapanese
Mr. Popper's Penguins - Rolfe Kent
The Thing - Marco Beltrami
The Rite - Alex Heffes
Red Riding Hood - Alex Heffes
The Bourne Legacy - James Newton Howard
The Trouble With The Curve - Marco Beltrami
The Conjuring - Joseph Bishara
Escape From Tomorrow - Abel Korzenowski
A Good Day To Die Hard - Marco Beltrami
The Wolverine - Marco Beltrami
Earth To Echo - Joseph Trapanese
Rio 2 - John Powell
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - Brian Tyler
Fantastic Four - Marco Beltrami
Furious 7 - Brian Tyler
The Longest Ride - Mark Isham
Pixels - Henry Jackman
The SpongeBob Movie - John Debney
Straight Outta Compton - Joseph Trapanese
The Good Dinosaur - Jeff & Mychael Danna
The Conjuring 2 - Joseph Bishara
Fences - Marcelo Zavros
Ice Age: Collision Course - John Debney
The Jungle Book - John Debney
X-Men: Apocalypse - John Ottman
Downsizing - Rolfe Kent
Going In Style - Rob Simonsen
It ? Benjamin Wallfisch
The Fate Of The Furious ? Brian Tyler
The Greatest Showman ? John Debney & Joseph Trapanese
XXX: The Return Of Xander Cage ? Brian Tyler
A Wrinkle In Time ? Ramin Djawadi
-LIVE ABC SPECIAL - AMERICAN IDOL GIVES BACK
-SIDELINING ON THE MENTALIST (MAY 12, 2011 airing - "RHAPSODY IN RED").
-RECORDED FOR MANY DISNEY THEME PARK PROJECTS including DISNEY'S new show "MICKEY'S MAGICAL MAP" opening at DISNEYLAND, MAY 25, 2013 (Principal Flute)