Opening Night of Troy Quinn’s Inaugural Season

OWENSBORO, KY –  Troy Quinn’s Inaugural Season as Music Director of the Owensboro Symphony begins on October 28, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. with the orchestra’s 53rd Season Opening Night. Quinn’s selection as the Symphony’s fifth Music Director was announced in June following an extensive two year search that netted more than 145 applicants from around the world. “We are tremendously excited about Opening Night and the beginning of this new…

Owensboro Symphony Announces Election of New Board of Directors and Officers

The Owensboro Symphony Orchestra recently announced the election of  four new members to its Governing Board of Directors.  They are: Nick Brake – Superintendent, Owensboro Public Schools, Rusty Burton –  Financial Advisor, Edward Jones, Rodney Ellis – Vice President Senior Commercial Lending, Independence Bank and Bob Turok – Market President, BB&T. Seven current directors were elected to a second, three-year term. They are: Ted Bowne, Karen Callis, Laura Ruth Edge, Allen Holbrook, Larry Mayfield, William Price and Jay Wethington. During the…

Owensboro Symphony Kicks Off Community Engagement Programs

OWENSBORO, KY – Area school children are in for a treat as the Owensboro Symphony kicks off its 2017-2018 Community Engagement programming! On October 2, 2017 at 12:30 p.m. in Owensboro’s Cannon Hall at the RiverPark Center, Owensboro Symphony’s principal pianist, Dr. Diane Earle, will present Symphony Live! Through this interactive program, elementary students learn about orchestral instruments and get to participate in an “Instrument Zoo,” which gives students the opportunity to handle…

Owensboro Symphony Announces Audition Dates for Youth Program

OWENSBORO, KY –  The Owensboro Symphony Youth and String Orchestras will begin their season with their first rehearsals on Monday evening, August 28, 2017. The Youth Orchestra, under the direction of Tom Stites and the String Orchestra under the direction of Wade Wiggins, are an integral part of the Owensboro Symphony’s education and community engagement efforts. The mission of the Owensboro Symphony Youth program is to provide talented young musicians…

Owensboro Symphony Unveils Troy Quinn’s Inaugural Season

OWENSBORO, KY –  The Owensboro Symphony announced today a spectacular 2017-18 concert schedule that will celebrate Troy Quinn’s inaugural season as Music Director. The historic season will be filled with both classical and contemporary favorites that are sure to please the entire community. “I have programmed an extraordinarily wide variety of concerts that I believe will appeal to everyone, featuring an undeniable blend of old and new works,” said Troy…

 
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