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Artistic and administrative personnel appointments in the orchestra field, plus key changes in orchestra board leadership. For more, visit the About the Hub.

Tyler G. White named composer-in-residence at Lincoln’s Symphony Orchestra

Lincoln’s Symphony Orchestra in Nebraska has appointed TYLER G. WHITE as its inaugural composer-in-residence, to serve from 2019 to 2022. The LSO will perform music written by and recommended...

May 20, 2020

Annapolis Symphony Orchestra names Edgar Herrera executive director and chief development officer

EDGAR HERRERA has been appointed executive director and chief development officer of Maryland’s Annapolis Symphony Orchestra. He will oversee all administrative aspects of the organization, including the Annapolis Symphony...

May 13, 2020

New principal harpsichord/piano at Chamber Orchestra of New York: Jonathan Salamon

The Chamber Orchestra of New York, based in New York City, has named JONATHAN SALAMON principal harpsichord/piano. Salamon has performed at festivals in the U.S. and abroad including the...

May 13, 2020

Mark Alpizar appointed music director of Vermont Youth Orchestra Association

The Vermont Youth Orchestra Association has named MARK ALPIZAR to the position of music director, effective July 1, 2020. A Southern California native, Alpizar is a conductor, clarinetist, and...

May 13, 2020

Michael Albaugh appointed executive director of Cape Symphony and Conservatory 

The Cape Symphony and Conservatory in Hyannis, Massachusetts, has named MICHAEL ALBAUGH executive director. Albaugh goes to the Cape Symphony and Conservatory from the Philadelphia Orchestra, where he served...

May 5, 2020

Handel and Haydn Society names Reginald Mobley to new programming consultant position 

Boston’s Handel and Haydn Society has appointed REGINALD MOBLEY to the newly created position of programming consultant. Mobley, currently director of the Handel and Haydn Society’s “Every Voice” program...

May 5, 2020

Delaware Symphony names J.C. Barker executive director

The Delaware Symphony Orchestra has appointed J.C. BARKER as executive director, effective on May 1. He goes to the DSO from the Mobile Symphony after a tenure of almost...

March 31, 2020

Anna James Miller to ​become executive director of San Luis Obispo Symphony

California’s San Luis Obispo Symphony has named ANNA JAMES MILLER incoming executive director. She will succeed Interim Executive Director Paul Severtson on June 1. Miller is a former professional...

March 31, 2020

Hunter Safrit to become executive director of Salisbury Symphony

HUNTER SCOTT SAFRIT has been promoted from associate executive director of North Carolina’s  Salisbury Symphony to the post of executive director, effective July 1, 2020. He will succeed Executive...

March 18, 2020

International Contemporary Ensemble’s new executive director: Jennifer Kessler

The New York City-based International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) has appointed JENNIFER KESSLER executive director. Kessler was most recently executive director of Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls, a music...

March 18, 2020