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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.

Carlos Vicente joins Grand Rapids Symphony as VP of marketing and communications

The Grand Rapids Symphony in Michigan has appointed CARLOS VICENTE as vice president of marketing and communications. Vicente goes to Grand Rapids from the Sarasota Opera, where he has...

March 8, 2021

Gemma New receives Solti Conducting Award

The Solti Foundation U.S. has named GEMMA NEW as the recipient of this year’s Sir Georg Solti Conducting Award. Given annually to a promising American conductor 38 years of...

March 8, 2021

Two new Board members at League of American Orchestras

The League of American Orchestras has announced that two new members have joined its Board of Directors. SHARON D. HATCHETT, a member of the League’s Volunteer Council and past...

February 24, 2021

Austin Symphony’s new CEO: David Pratt

The Austin Symphony Orchestra in Texas has appointed DAVID PRATT as chief executive officer and executive director. Pratt will begin at the 110-year-old orchestra in April. He succeeds Anthony...

February 23, 2021

James Gaffigan appointed principal guest conductor at Trondheim Symphony and Opera

American conductor JAMES GAFFIGAN has been named principal guest conductor of the Trondheim Symphony Orchestra and Opera in Norway. The ​two-season appointment is effective immediately; Gaffigan will make his...

February 23, 2021

Emily Threlfall Yoon joins ICM Partners

ICM Partners has hired EMILY THRELFALL YOON as an agent in its Concerts Department, where she will focus on expanding ICM’s role at orchestras. She will be based in...

February 17, 2021

Biden-Harris administration appoints four senior executives at National Endowment for the Arts

The National Endowment for the Arts has announced that the Biden-Harris Administration has appointed four senior staffers at the agency. They are: RA JOY, chief of staff; JENNIFER (JENN)...

February 9, 2021

New board chair at Grant Park Music Festival

Chicago’s Grant Park Music Festival has announced that ADAM GRAIS has been elected chair of its board of directors, effective January 25, 2021. Grais earned a juris doctor degree...

February 4, 2021

Conductor Kelly Corcoran named interim artistic advisor at Lexington Philharmonic

The Lexington Philharmonic in Kentucky has appointed KELLY CORCORAN as interim artistic advisor, a newly created position. Corcoran will provide artistic guidance, help shape programs, and select repertoire during...

February 4, 2021

Handel and Haydn Society adds a resident choral conductor

Boston’s Handel and Haydn Society has named ANTHONY TRECEK-KING as resident conductor of its Handel and Haydn Society Chorus. He will share chorus responsibilities with Scott Allen Jarrett, and...

February 1, 2021