Dana received her Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree from the Juilliard School in New York. Before moving to Santa Fe, Dana was busy as a freelance cellist in New York City, where she performed in various Broadway shows such as Phantom of the Opera, Cats, and Beauty and the Beast. She also performed with the American Composers’ Orchestra in Carnegie Hall and the New Jersey Symphony. Since moving to New Mexico in 1999, Ms. Winograd has joined the New Mexico Philharmonic and is currently the principal cellist of the Santa Fe Symphony. In addition, she plays in many chamber music groups, from Taos to Santa Fe to Los Alamos, including The Figueroa Project and Chatter. She is a mentor for the Santa Fe Public School orchestra programs and has a large private cello studio. She lives happily with her husband, Gil, and their four dogs.
Phone: (505) 672-5565, ext. 102