Ann Drinan


Ann Drinan
photo by Algis Kaupas

Ann Drinan, Senior Editor, has been a member of the Hartford Symphony viola section for over 25 years. She is currently Chair of the Orchestra Committee, a member of the HSO Board, and serves on many HSO committees. Ann was a member of the Advisory Board of the Symphony Orchestra Institute (SOI), and was the HSO ROPA delegate for 14 years, serving as both Vice President and President of ROPA. In addition to playing the viola, Ann is a professional writer and editor, and has worked as a consultant and technical writer for software companies in a wide variety of businesses for almost 3 decades. (She worked for the Yale Computer Science Department in the late 70s, and thus has been on the Internet, then called the DARPAnet, since 1977!) She is married to Algis Kaupas, a sound recordist, and lives a block from Long Island Sound in Branford CT. Ann holds a B.A. in Music from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, and an M.A. in International Relations from Yale University.

Discussion Panels with Ann Drinan:

Driving for Dollars
2/4/2019 - 2/15/2008