Music Director


Our music director, Mr. Kenneth Bowermeister, is the former conductor of The Venice Symphony and The POPS Orchestra. He held the position of Assistant Concertmaster of the Florida West Coast Symphony (now the Sarasota Orchestra) for 21 years, and served as Orchestra Director at Pine View School for 30 years. 




Our founder,  Monica Sirocchi, holds a Masters of Nonprofit Management, Bachelors of Science in Health Science and Administration, and a minor in music. She has interests in music education, and has worked informally with various ensembles since 2008.  




Strings Con Brio was incorporated in 2015, and received nonprofit 501(c)(3) designation in 2016. The organization began with providing collaborative performances for events in the community, and now performs as a conducted ensemble.