Category: Who’s In

Artistic and administrative personnel appointments in the orchestra field, plus key changes in orchestra board leadership. For more, visit the About the Hub.

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

New Century Chamber Orchestra appoints Richard Lonsdorf interim executive director

RICHARD LONSDORF has been named interim executive director of New Century Chamber Orchestra in San Francisco, effective immediately. Lonsdorf will lead New Century through the end of December 2020...

August 25, 2020

Ed Yim to move from American Composers Orchestra to NYC classical station WQXR

EDWARD YIM will step down as president and CEO of the New York City-based American Composers Orchestra to become chief content officer of WQXR, New York Public Radio’s classical...

August 10, 2020

Promotion for Matthew Jenkins Jaroszewicz at Canton Symphony

MATTHEW JENKINS JAROSZEWICZ has been promoted from assistant conductor to associate conductor at Ohio’s Canton Symphony Orchestra. Jaroszewicz joined the orchestra as assistant conductor earlier in 2020. He received...

August 10, 2020

New board chair at American Composers Orchestra: Sameera Troesch

The New York City-based American Composers Orchestra has announced the appointment of SAMEERA TROESCH as chair of its board of directors. Troesch has been a member of the ACO...

August 3, 2020

Karen Sturges joins Los Angeles Philharmonic as CFO

The Los Angeles Philharmonic has named KAREN STURGES as chief financial officer, effective August 10. She will oversee financial, information technology, and office administration functions. Sturges goes to the...

August 3, 2020

Dana Stone appointed executive director of Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra

The Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra has named DANA STONE as executive director, effective July 6, 2020. Stone goes to the ICO from the Anderson Symphony Orchestra, where she served as...

July 20, 2020

Midlands-Odessa Symphony and Chorale names Ethan Wills interim executive director

ETHAN WILLS has been appointed interim executive director of the Midland-Odessa Symphony and Chorale in Texas. He will succeed retiring Executive Director Jeannette Kolokoff, who has been with the...

July 20, 2020

Lancaster Symphony names Guy McIntosh executive director

GUY McINTOSH has been appointed executive director of Pennsylvania’s Lancaster Symphony Orchestra. For the last six months, McIntosh has served as the orchestra’s general manager, overseeing daily operations and...

July 10, 2020