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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.

Ed Yim to move from American Composers Orchestra to NYC classical station WQXR

EDWARD YIM will step down as president and CEO of the New York City-based American Composers Orchestra to become chief content officer of WQXR, New York Public Radio’s classical...

August 10, 2020

Promotion for Matthew Jenkins Jaroszewicz at Canton Symphony

MATTHEW JENKINS JAROSZEWICZ has been promoted from assistant conductor to associate conductor at Ohio’s Canton Symphony Orchestra. Jaroszewicz joined the orchestra as assistant conductor earlier in 2020. He received...

August 10, 2020

New board chair at American Composers Orchestra: Sameera Troesch

The New York City-based American Composers Orchestra has announced the appointment of SAMEERA TROESCH as chair of its board of directors. Troesch has been a member of the ACO...

August 3, 2020

Karen Sturges joins Los Angeles Philharmonic as CFO

The Los Angeles Philharmonic has named KAREN STURGES as chief financial officer, effective August 10. She will oversee financial, information technology, and office administration functions. Sturges goes to the...

August 3, 2020

Dana Stone appointed executive director of Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra

The Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra has named DANA STONE as executive director, effective July 6, 2020. Stone goes to the ICO from the Anderson Symphony Orchestra, where she served as...

July 20, 2020

Midlands-Odessa Symphony and Chorale names Ethan Wills interim executive director

ETHAN WILLS has been appointed interim executive director of the Midland-Odessa Symphony and Chorale in Texas. He will succeed retiring Executive Director Jeannette Kolokoff, who has been with the...

July 20, 2020

Lancaster Symphony names Guy McIntosh executive director

GUY McINTOSH has been appointed executive director of Pennsylvania’s Lancaster Symphony Orchestra. For the last six months, McIntosh has served as the orchestra’s general manager, overseeing daily operations and...

July 10, 2020

Logan Campbell named conductor of Illinois Symphony Youth Orchestras

The Illinois Symphony Youth Orchestras (formerly the Sangamon Valley Youth Symphony) has appointed LOGAN CAMPBELL conductor, effective on July 1, 2020. Additionally, Campbell has been named assistant conductor of...

July 10, 2020

Elgin Youth Symphony artistic director adds new title: education conductor at Elgin Symphony Orchestra

The Elgin Symphony Orchestra in Illinois has named MATTHEW SHEPPARD as education conductor. Sheppard is currently artistic director of the Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra, a role he will retain....

June 30, 2020

Dallas Symphony Association names Cece Smith as board chair elect

CECE SMITH has been appointed chairman of the Dallas Symphony Association, effective in fall 2021. Smith has served on the DSA Executive Board and Board of Governors since 2004,...

June 30, 2020