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: Bainbridge Symphony

The Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra, which performs on Bainbridge Island in Washington State under the auspices of Bainbridge Performing Arts, has appointed WESLEY SCHULZ music director. ...

April 26, 2011

Artistic: Ojai Festival

Pianist LEIF OVE ANDSNES will serve as music director of the 2012 Ojai Music Festival in Ojai, California. Also announced by Ojai were the appointments of ......

April 26, 2011

Artistic: Rochester Symphony

The Rochester Symphony Orchestra & Chorale in southeastern Minnesota has appointed JEFFERY AMUNDSON executive director. A Rochester native, he served most recently ...

April 22, 2011

Artistic: Quad City Symphony

The Quad City Symphony Orchestra, based in Davenport, Iowa, has announced the renewal of MARK RUSSELL SMITH’s contract as music director through the orchestra’s 100th anniversary ......

April 22, 2011

Artistic: Fox Valley Symphony Youth Orchestras

Fox Valley Symphony Youth Orchestras (FVSYO) in Appleton, Wis., has appointed DAVID E. BECKER interim conductor to succeed the retiring GARY WOLFMAN. Since 2005 Becker has served...

April 19, 2011

Artistic: Idaho Falls Symphony

The Idaho Falls Symphony Orchestra in southeast Idaho has announced the appointment of THOMAS HEUSER as music director; he will open the orchestra’s 62nd season with a...

April 19, 2011

Artistic: Boise Philharmonic

Boise Philharmonic Music Director ROBERT FRANZ has signed a new five-year contract that extends his tenure in that position through the 2015-16 season. Franz has served as...

April 19, 2011

Artistic: Eugene Symphony

Oregon’s Eugene Symphony has announced that KATHRYN LUCKTENBERG, the orchestra’s concertmaster since 2005, will step down from that post at the conclusion of the current season. ......

April 19, 2011

Administrative: North Carolina Symphony

The North Carolina Symphony, based in Raleigh, has announced the appointment of SANDI MACDONALD as president and CEO, effective June 2011. Macdonald currently serves as Miami Residency...

April 14, 2011

Administrative: San Francisco Symphony

JOHN MANGUM has been appointed director of artistic planning at the San Francisco Symphony, effective June 27, 2011. Mangum has served as artistic administrator of the New...

April 13, 2011