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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.

Soo Han named conductor of Elkhart County Symphony

The Elkhart County Symphony in Indiana has appointed SOO H. HAN as conductor. He succeeds Brian Groner, who has retired. Han is the director of orchestral studies at Baldwin...

October 22, 2020

New roles for conductor Jerry Hou at Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Atlanta Symphony Youth Orchestra

JERRY HOU has been named associate conductor of the Atlanta Symphony and music director of the Atlanta Symphony Youth Orchestra. As the orchestra’s associate conductor, Hou will work with...

October 22, 2020

Santa Barbara Symphony appoints Kristine Pacheco-Bernt as director of music education

KRISTINE PACHECO-BERNT has been named director of music education at California’s Santa Barbara Symphony, which provides music programming to over 10,000 children in Santa Barbara County. Pacheco-Bernt is a...

October 7, 2020

Cleveland Institute of Music names Peter Hussell chief development officer

PETER HUSSELL has been named chief development officer at the Cleveland Institute of Music, after serving as interim director of development for the past six months. Hussell most recently...

October 7, 2020

Pamela Carter is new board chair at Nashville Symphony

The Nashville Symphony has announced the election of PAMELA CARTER as chair of its Board of Directors and the addition of fifteen new members to the Board. A litigator,...

September 29, 2020

Music Academy of the West names Molino Dunn VP of Innovation and Program Development

The Music Academy of the West (Santa Barbara, CA) has appointed CASEY MOLINO DUNN as vice president of Innovation and Program Development. His focus will be on creating career-launching...

September 29, 2020

Associated Chamber Music Players appoints Stephanie Griffin as executive director

STEPHANIE GRIFFIN, principal viola at New Jersey’s Princeton Symphony Orchestra, has been named executive director of Associated Chamber Music Players. Griffin is a founding member of the Momenta Quartet,...

September 21, 2020

New role for Derrick Spiva Jr. at Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra

The Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra has promoted DERRICK SPIVA JR., its current artist-educator/composer, to the position of artistic advisor. Spiva will work with Music Director Jaime Martín and Creative...

September 21, 2020

League appoints Marlah Bonner-McDuffie as Vice President, Development

MARLAH BONNER-McDUFFIE has been appointed vice president of development at the League of American Orchestras. Bonner-McDuffie will serve as the League’s lead fundraiser, shape the strategies for individual giving,...

September 15, 2020

Josh Jones named principal percussion at Kansas City Symphony

The Kansas City Symphony in Missouri has appointed JOSH JONES as principal percussion, starting with the 2020-21 season. Jones goes to the Kansas City Symphony from the Calgary Philharmonic...

August 25, 2020