TIMOTHY CORPUS has been appointed executive director of the Lake Forest Symphony in Lake Forest, Illinois. He succeeds Susan Lape, who became executive director of the Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestras in March 2017. Most recently, Corpus served simultaneously as the executive director of the Hyde Park Youth Symphony, education coordinator of the Northwest Indiana Symphony, and drumline instructor at Loyola University Chicago. He holds a bachelor’s degree in percussion performance from Roosevelt University in Chicago, and a master’s degree in music composition from the University of Hartford. His compositions have been performed at Carnegie Hall, the Kennedy Center, the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, and the Chicago Cultural Center.
Posted July 21, 2017