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.

Artistic: Cincinnati Symphony

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra has appointed WILLIAM C. WHITE assistant conductor, effective in August. He succeeds KEN LAM, who is leaving the CSO for a position at...

May 13, 2011

Administrative: Tucson Symphony

Arizona’s Tucson Symphony Orchestra has announced the appointment of ANDREW BIRGENSMITH as executive director, effective August 1. Currently general manager of the Kansas City Symphony ...

May 10, 2011

Artistic: Virginia Symphony

Virginia Symphony Orchestra Music Director JOANN FALLETTA has signed a new three-year contract with the orchestra extending her tenure through the 2013-14 season ...

May 10, 2011

Artistic: Ulster Orchestra

The Ulster Orchestra (Belfast, Northern Ireland) has announced the appointment of JOANN FALLETTA as principal conductor. In this capacity she will conduct the orchestra ...

May 10, 2011

Artistic: Calgary Philharmonic

The Calgary (Alberta) Philharmonic Orchestra has announced the retirement of Concertmaster CENEK VRBA following a 36-tenure tenure. The Czech-born violinist joined the orchestra ...

May 10, 2011

Artistic: Charlotte Symphony

The Charlotte (N.C.) Symphony Orchestra has announced the retirement of four longtime musicians, effective at the end of the 2010-11 season: cellist DOROTHY COLE, whose tenure ......

May 6, 2011

Artistic: Hollywood Bowl Orchestra

The Los Angeles Philharmonic has extended THOMAS WILKINS’s contract as principal guest conductor of the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra through the 2013 season. He has held that post...

May 6, 2011

Artistic: Northwestern University

Bassist ANDREW RACITI has been named to the faculty of the Bienen School of Music at Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.) effective in fall 2011. Raciti is assistant...

May 6, 2011

Artistic: International Cultural Exchange Program for Classical Musicians

DIANE WITTRY, music director of the Allentown (Pa.) Symphony Orchestra, has been named to an additional post as artistic director of the International Cultural Exchange Program for...

May 3, 2011

Administrative: Peninsula Music Festival

Peninsula Music Festival, located in Fish Creek, Wis., and headquartered in nearby Ephraim, has announced the appointment of KATIE SOMERO as music librarian. ...

May 6, 2011