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Artistic and administrative personnel appointments in the orchestra field, plus key changes in orchestra board leadership. For more, visit the About the Hub.

New chief development officer at Phoenix Symphony: Kate Francis

The Phoenix Symphony has named KATE FRANCIS as chief development officer, effective June 1, 2020. She will provide strategic direction and leadership for all fundraising initiatives. Francis has held...

May 26, 2020

Tiantian Lan named assistant principal viola at Las Vegas Philharmonic

The Las Vegas Philharmonic has appointed TIANTIAN LAN as assistant principal viola. He also holds the principal viola position with the Berkeley Symphony and Oakland Symphony, and the assistant...

May 26, 2020

Santa Barbara Symphony appoints Kathryn R. Martin as interim CEO and executive director

KATHRYN R. MARTIN has been named interim CEO and executive director at California’s Santa Barbara Symphony. She succeeds Kevin Martin (no relation), who resigned from the position in early...

May 20, 2020

Tyler G. White named composer-in-residence at Lincoln’s Symphony Orchestra

Lincoln’s Symphony Orchestra in Nebraska has appointed TYLER G. WHITE as its inaugural composer-in-residence, to serve from 2019 to 2022. The LSO will perform music written by and recommended...

May 20, 2020

Annapolis Symphony Orchestra names Edgar Herrera executive director and chief development officer

EDGAR HERRERA has been appointed executive director and chief development officer of Maryland’s Annapolis Symphony Orchestra. He will oversee all administrative aspects of the organization, including the Annapolis Symphony...

May 13, 2020

New principal harpsichord/piano at Chamber Orchestra of New York: Jonathan Salamon

The Chamber Orchestra of New York, based in New York City, has named JONATHAN SALAMON principal harpsichord/piano. Salamon has performed at festivals in the U.S. and abroad including the...

May 13, 2020

Mark Alpizar appointed music director of Vermont Youth Orchestra Association

The Vermont Youth Orchestra Association has named MARK ALPIZAR to the position of music director, effective July 1, 2020. A Southern California native, Alpizar is a conductor, clarinetist, and...

May 13, 2020

Michael Albaugh appointed executive director of Cape Symphony and Conservatory 

The Cape Symphony and Conservatory in Hyannis, Massachusetts, has named MICHAEL ALBAUGH executive director. Albaugh goes to the Cape Symphony and Conservatory from the Philadelphia Orchestra, where he served...

May 5, 2020

Handel and Haydn Society names Reginald Mobley to new programming consultant position 

Boston’s Handel and Haydn Society has appointed REGINALD MOBLEY to the newly created position of programming consultant. Mobley, currently director of the Handel and Haydn Society’s “Every Voice” program...

May 5, 2020

Delaware Symphony names J.C. Barker executive director

The Delaware Symphony Orchestra has appointed J.C. BARKER as executive director, effective on May 1. He goes to the DSO from the Mobile Symphony after a tenure of almost...

March 31, 2020