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Chun-Ming Chen named conductor of Evansville Philharmonic Youth Orchestra

Indiana’s Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra has appointed CHUN-MING (JIMMY) CHEN as conductor of the Evansville Philharmonic Youth Orchestra. Born in Taiwan, Chen is currently the director of orchestral activities at...

July 28, 2021

Cellist Sara Male appointed board chair at Lancaster Symphony

The Lancaster Symphony Orchestra (LSO) in Pennsylvania has appointed cellist SARA MALE as chair of its board of directors. Male succeeds Mary Ellen Davis, who served as board chair...

July 28, 2021

North Carolina Symphony selects Carlos Miguel Prieto as artistic advisor

Conductor CARLOS MIGUEL PRIETO will join the North Carolina Symphony as artistic advisor beginning in the 2021-22 season, while the orchestra’s search for a permanent music director continues. In...

July 28, 2021

Waterbury Symphony Orchestra’s new executive director: Heidi Stubner

The Waterbury Symphony Orchestra in Connecticut has appointed HEIDI STUBNER as executive director. Stubner, who began at the Waterbury Symphony on July 1, is an arts administrator and professional...

July 19, 2021

Curtis Institute promotes Andrew Lane to new position of vice president for touring and artists management

The Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia has promoted ANDREW LANE to the newly created position of vice president, touring and artist management, as Curtis expands its global presence...

July 19, 2021

Virginia Symphony names Thomas Wilkins principal guest conductor

THOMAS WILKINS, a native of Norfolk, Virginia, has been named the Virginia Symphony Orchestra’s inaugural principal guest conductor. Wilkins recently stepped down as music director of the Omaha Symphony,...

July 16, 2021

Arkansas Symphony Youth Orchestra’s new conductor, Gabriel Bruce

The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra has named GABRIEL BRUCE conductor and director of the Arkansas Symphony Youth Orchestra. Bruce will work with Arkansas Symphony Orchestra Artistic Director Geoffrey Robson on...

July 13, 2021

Timothy Campbell named director of South Dakota Symphony Chorus

The South Dakota Symphony Orchestra in Sioux Falls has appointed TIMOTHY J. CAMPBELL as director of the South Dakota Symphony Chorus. He begins at the start of the 2021-22...

July 13, 2021

Patrick J. Nugent named president and CEO of Dayton Performing Arts Alliance

The Dayton Performing Arts Alliance, the partnership organization of the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra, Dayton Ballet, and Dayton Opera, has appointed PATRICK J. NUGENT as president and CEO, effective August...

July 6, 2021

New post for Yaniv Segal: interim conductor of Grand Rapids Youth Symphony

Michigan’s Grand Rapids Symphony has announced the one-year appointment of YANIV SEGAL as conductor of the Grand Rapids Youth Symphony. Segal will lead the Youth Symphony’s two ensembles, which...

July 6, 2021