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: National Symphony

The National Symphony Orchestra in Washington, D.C. has announced the appointment of ANKUSH KUMAR BAHL to a two-year term as assistant conductor, effective with the 2011-12 season.  His...

April 6, 2011

Administrative: Philadelphia Sinfonia Youth Orchestra

JONATHAN HUMMEL has been named to the newly created post of executive director at Philadelphia Sinfonia Youth Orchestra, effective April 25, 2011. He goes to the orchestra from...

April 6, 2011

Administrative: Des Moines Symphony

Iowa’s Des Moines Symphony & Academy has announced the appointment of SOPHIA AHMAD as director of marketing and public relations, effective April 18. For the past four years...

April 6, 2011

Artistic: Memphis Symphony

STILIAN KIROV, now completing his first year as assistant conductor of the Memphis Symphony Orchestra, has been promoted to associate conductor, and his contract extended through the 2012-13...

April 1, 2011

Artistic: Cleveland Orchestra

The Cleveland Orchestra has announced that TON KOOPMAN, an internationally acclaimed conductor, harpsichordist, and organist specializing in Baroque repertoire, will make his first appearances this spring as the...

March 25, 2011

Administrative: Hartford Symphony

The Hartford Symphony Orchestra in Connecticut has announced the appointment of GRANT MEACHUM as director of artistic operations and ELSJE KIBLER-VERMAAS as director of community engagement and education....

January 4, 2011

Artistic: Hilton Head Symphony

South Carolina’s Hilton Head Symphony Orchestra has announced the appointment of JOHN MORRIS RUSSELL as principal guest conductor for the 2011-12 season. For the past ten years Russell...

March 8, 2011

Administrative: Greenville Symphony

South Carolina’s Greenville Symphony Association has announced the retirement of KEN JOHNSON as executive director, effective at the end of the 2010-11 season in May. Prior to assuming...

March 25, 2011

Administrative: Symphony Orchestra Augusta

Two appointments have been announced by Georgia’s Symphony Orchestra Augusta: AMY BRANDENBURG, director of education and community engagement; and CAROLANN WEBSTER, director of marketing and public relations. ......

December 21, 2010

Administrative: American Public Media

American Public Media, based in St. Paul, Minn., has announced the appointment of ALISON YOUNG as host of its weekly radio program SymphonyCast. She succeeds BRIAN NEWHOUSE, who...

March 8, 2011