Debut performances with Seattle Symphony, Santa Rosa Symphony, Curtis Symphony Orchestra. Return engagements include Hawai’i Symphony

Cascade Conducting expands conducting workshop and launches program to include composers

World premiere of Andrew Moses: mob(ius),  Elizabeth Younan: Prelude and Fugue (World Premier), Hannah Lash: “In Hopes of Finding the Sun”, Prokofiev/Shakespeare Romeo & Juliet’s reimagined theatrical production for Symphony Orchestra & stage.


Debut performances with Malmö Symphony, Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, Malmö Academy of Music Orchestra, Reno Chamber Orchestra, and Tacoma Opera in a production of Bizet’s Carmen

Daughter, Audrey Rose Ioannides Hartman turns 10 years old

Conducts US Premiere of Marie Samuelsson’s “The Eros Effect & Solidarity” from The Love Trilogy with Symphony Tacoma

Launches the Annual Cascade Conducting Masterclass in the Pacific Northwest at Pacific Lutheran University

Showcased in Madame Figaro Women of the Year Award, Cyprus


Debut performances with South African National Youth Orchestra on tour and the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia

Establishes residency in Washington State

Extends Music Director contract with Symphony Tacoma through the 2023-2024 season

Conducts World Premiere of Judy Herrington’s “Stars Tonight” (orchestrated by S. Ioannides) with Symphony Tacoma and Tacoma Youth Chorus

Conducts World Premiere of Matthijs van Dijk’s “Dance” with South African National Youth Orchestra

Records Marie Samuelsson’s Eroseffekt och solidaritet and Flygande linjer och dån with the Nordic Chamber Orchestra

Conducts Multimedia World Premiere of Daniel Ott’s “Fire-Mountain” with Symphony Tacoma with support from a National Endowment of the ArtWorks grant

Conducts World Premiere of Deborah J. Anderson’s “Kitty’s Big Adventure” with Symphony Tacoma

Symphony Tacoma is awarded an Art Works Grant from the National Endowment of the Arts

Featured as panelist for Carnegie Hall’s Link Up Education Program

Steps Down as Music Director of the Spartanburg Philharmonic Orchestra after a twelve-year tenure

Attends the first annual Global Cultural Leadership Summit in Abu Dhabi as a delegate from the USA


Debut performances with Hawai’i Symphony, Transylvanian State Philharmonic Orchestra, Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra, Metamorphosis Festival

Conducts Tan Dun’s “Water Passion After St. Matthew” in Athens, Greece at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center

Conducts World Premiere of Marie Samuelsson’s “Eroseffekt och solidaritaet” with the Nordic Chamber Orchestra

Conducts World Premiere of Multimedia Film created to accompany Milhaud’s La Création du Monde with the Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra in collaboration with Cincinnati Art Museum

Receives return engagement to conduct Tulsa Symphony Orchestra

Conducts World Premiere of Roberto Sierra’s Caribbean Rhapsody with Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra

Conducts US Premiere of Symphonic Django by gypsy-jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt with Symphony Tacoma



Debut Performances include the Tonkünstler Orchestra, Yale Philharmonia and the National Symphony Orchestra of the Dominican Republic

Celebrates 10th Wedding Anniversary with Scott Hartman

Conducts the US premiere of Luis Tinoco’s “Before Spring” and national premiere of Carl Nielsen’s “Violin Concerto” in the Dominican Republic


Appointed Music Director of the Tacoma Symphony Orchestra
Debut performances with the Toledo Symphony Orchestra, Tulsa Symphony Orchestra, the New Haven Symphony and the National Symphony Orchestra of Colombia


Audrey, Elsa and Karl Hartman start tri-city schooling, attending school in CT, SC and WA

Conducts the world premier of Kim Scharnberg’s Tap Concerto Tour de Tap with Tony Award Winner and former Broadway Billy Elliot star, Trent Kovallik

Conducts US Premier of Dario Marianelli’s Anna-Karenina Suite & South American premier of Victoria Borisov-Ollas’ Open Ground

Spartanburg Philharmonic Orchestra is awarded an Art Works Grant from the National Endowment of the Arts

Conducts World Premiere of Sean O’Boyle’s “Portraits of Immortal Love with Percussionist Dame Evelyn Glennie





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