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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.

Idaho State-Civic Symphony appoints Nell Flanders as artistic director and conductor

NELL FLANDERS has been named artistic director and conductor of the Idaho State-Civic Symphony and Idaho State University Chamber Orchestra, effective in Fall 2022. Flanders will also teach at...

April 21, 2022

APEX Ensemble names Diego Garcia as director of its new Youth Program

The APEX Ensemble, based in Montclair, New Jersey, has appointed DIEGO GARCIA as the first director of its Youth Program, which will launch in Fall 2022. With several levels for...

April 21, 2022

Utah Symphony’s new associate conductor: Benjamin Manis

BENJAMIN MANIS has been appointed associate conductor of the Utah Symphony, beginning in the 2022-23 season. Manis succeeds Conner Gray Covington, who completed his four-year tenure as associate conductor...

April 15, 2022

San Diego Symphony names Laura Reynolds to new position of VP of impact and innovation

LAURA REYNOLDS has been appointed to the newly created position of vice president of impact and innovation at the San Diego Symphony, effective May 16, 2022. Reynolds is currently...

April 15, 2022

New musicians at Dallas Symphony, contract extension for assistant conductor

The Dallas Symphony Orchestras has appointed Stuart Stephenson as principal trumpet, Matthew Sinno as associate principal viola, and Hayley Grainger as associate principal flute. Hyorim Han has joined the...

April 8, 2022

North Carolina Symphony names Carlos Miguel Prieto as music director

On Wednesday, the North Carolina Symphony announced the appointment of CARLOS MIGUEL PRIETO as its next music director, succeeding Grant Lewellyn, who stepped down in 2020. Prieto’s initial four-year...

February 24, 2022

Garrett Collins joins Pacific Symphony as VP of marketing and communications

The Pacific Symphony, based in Orange County, CA, has appointed GARRETT COLLINS as vice president of marketing and communications, effective on January 31. His duties include the leadership and...

February 16, 2022

St. Louis Symphony names Julie Gibbs as vice president and chief philanthropy officer

JULIE GIBBS has been appointed vice president and chief philanthropy officer of the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra. She succeeds John Easley, who served in the position on an interim...

February 16, 2022

Alabama Symphony Orchestra names Mandy Peterson-Tice as director of development

MANDY PETERSON-TICE has joined the Alabama Symphony Orchestra as director of development. Peterson-Tice has held fundraising positions at universities including Berry College, University of Mississippi, and Belhaven University. Peterson-Tice,...

February 11, 2022

Mark Beutler joins Oklahoma City Philharmonic as director of marketing and public relations

The Oklahoma City Philharmonic has appointed MARK BEUTLER as director of marketing and public relations. Beutler has worked in the Oklahoma City media market for more than 30 years,...

February 11, 2022