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: Lexington Symphony

The Lexington (Mass.) Symphony has appointed VANESSA GARDNER general manager. A horn player, she has performed with such organizations as Boston’s Longwood Symphony Orchestra, Boston Ballet, Nashua (N.H.)...

November 12, 2010

Administrative: Amarillo Symphony

The Amarillo Symphony in Texas has announced the appointment of SUSAN WHITE as executive director. She joined the orchestra as director of operations in 2005 and had been...

February 1, 2011

Artistic: Amarillo Symphony

VESSELIN TODOROV has been named principal violist in the Amarillo Symphony, violist in the orchestra’s Harrington String Quartet, and Harrington lecturer at West Texas A&M University. Currently principal...

February 1, 2011

Administrative: Atlanta Symphony

MARK KENT has been appointed senior director of education and community engagement at the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. He served most recently as director of education and community outreach...

November 9, 2010

Board Leadership: Milwaukee Symphony

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra has announced that DOUGLAS M. HAGERMAN, senior vice president, general counsel, and secretary of Rockwell Automation, has been elected chairman of the MSO Board...

January 28, 2011

Administrative: Cleveland Orchestra

The Cleveland Orchestra has announced the appointment of CRISTINA ROCCA as director of artistic planning, effective January 3, 2011. She goes to Cleveland from France’s Orchestre Philharmonique de...

November 9, 2010

Administrative: Arts Consulting Group

Arts Consulting Group has announced the appointment of GREG PHILLIPS as a vice president based in its San Francisco and Portland (Ore.) offices. He will work throughout North...

January 25, 2011

Administrative: Syracuse Symphony

PAUL BROOKS has been named interim executive director of the Syracuse (N.Y.) Symphony Orchestra. Most recently executive director of the Syracuse Technology Garden, an organization dedicated to spurring...

November 9, 2010

Administrative: Boosey & Hawkes

The New York office of Boosey & Hawkes has announced the appointment of ERIC M. GEWIRTZ as director, media and public relations, and the promotion of STEVEN LANKENAU...

November 9, 2010

Artistic: New England Conservatory

Mezzo-soprano and conductor ERICA WASHBURN has been named director of choral activities at Boston’s New England Conservatory after serving as interim director since fall 2009. Prior to NEC...

January 25, 2011