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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.

Deanna Tham is Oregon Symphony’s new associate conductor

The Oregon Symphony has appointed DEANNA THAM as associate conductor. Tham begins at the Oregon Symphony at the start of the 2022-23 season, succeeding Associate Conductor Norman Huynh. Tham...

June 2, 2022

Anchorage Symphony names Elizabeth Schulze as music director

ELIZABETH SCHULZE has been appointed music director of the Anchorage Symphony Orchestra. Schulze has served as acting artistic advisor and chief conductor since January 2021, following the August 2020...

May 26, 2022

Delaware Symphony hires Charles “Ebbie” Alfree III as director of development

CHARLES “EBBIE” ALFREE III has joined the Delaware Symphony Orchestra as director of development. Alfree goes to the Wilmington-based orchestra from the Delaware Alliance for Nonprofit Advancement (DANA), where...

May 26, 2022

The Florida Orchestra’s new teaching artist: Jina Lee

The Florida Orchestra has named violinist JINA LEE as a teaching artist in its partnership with Pinellas County Schools that supports strings teachers and students in the classroom. As...

May 26, 2022

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