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.

Administrative: New Haven Symphony

The New Haven (Conn.) Symphony Orchestra has announced that Executive Director NATALIE FORBES will step down from that post on May 31, 2011 following a six-year tenure. A...

February 22, 2011

Artistic: Sydney Symphony

The Sydney Symphony in Australia has appointed NICHOLAS CARTER to a one-year term as associate conductor, a newly created position supported by Credit Suisse, the orchestra’s Premier Partner....

December 3, 2010

Artistic: Richmond Symphony

The Richmond (Va.) Symphony has announced the renewal of ERIN R. FREEMAN’s contract as associate conductor of the orchestra and director of the Richmond Symphony Chorus through 2012-13....

December 7, 2010

Administrative: Seattle Symphony

The Seattle Symphony has announced the appointment of MARY LANGHOLZ as director of communications, effective March 14. She had previously spent eight years at the Seattle Symphony (1998-2006)...

February 15, 2011

Artistic: Dallas Symphony

The Dallas Symphony Orchestra has announced the appointment of JOSHUA HABERMANN as director of its official vocal ensemble, the Dallas Symphony Chorus, effective in summer 2011. Habermann is...

December 3, 2010

Artistic: San Francisco Contemporary Music Players

Percussionist, conductor, and educator STEVEN SCHICK has been named artistic director of the San Francisco Contemporary Music Players. Schick is artistic director and founder of the percussion group...

February 15, 2011

Administrative: Kennesaw State University

ELIZABETH F. SUSTAR has been named production manager of the Bailey Performance Center at Georgia’s Kennesaw State University, effective February 28. She is a 2010 graduate of the...

February 11, 2011

Administrative: Austin Symphony

ERIC MARSHALL has been named director of patron services and ticketing at the Austin (Tex.) Symphony Orchestra. He goes to Austin from Erie, Pa., where he served as...

December 3, 2010

Administrative: Dallas Symphony

The Dallas Symphony Orchestra has appointed CHRISTY CRYTZER PIERCE director of communications; she had previously served as the DSO’s senior manager of foundation and government giving. From 2005...

February 11, 2011

Artistic and Administrative: Manitoba Chamber Orchestra

ANNE MANSON, music director of Canada’s Manitoba Chamber Orchestra since November 2008, has renewed her contract with the orchestra through 2016. In addition to her Manitoba post Manson...

November 30, 2010