OCO Music Director

Oconomowoc Chamber Orchestra Music Director Roberta Carpenter comes to the OCO with a broad background of conducting experience, violin performance expertise, years of teaching and music education outreach, and above all, a passion for music!

You’re invited to discover the world of violin making and Oconomowoc Art &  Music History in the OCO Chatfield Award Tribute videos, hosted by Ms. Carpenter, and can look for Ms. Carpenter on the podium for OCO Concerts.

Ms. Carpenter along with Sound Mirror’s Blanton Alspaugh (Sound Engineering), Sean Kafer, Josh Wolf and Kyra Arendt (Videographers) and Stuart Oliver, Tom Truebenbach, and Roberta (Photographers) worked together to bring the best music and images of the Lake Country area together in tour-de-force CD & DVD recordings of the OCO’s Concert recordings. The Debut Concert recording was awarded 3rd place in the American Prize Awards for Recordings in the Arts in 2012. The OCO May 19th 2018 recording is currently in the semi-finals of the American Prize Award Competition – Orchestras – Professional Division.

More information about Roberta Carpenter is available at:

You can hear many of Ms. Carpenter’s recordings, as a violinist, conductor and host, on YouTube.com
Click Here for the link to her YouTube recordings