Fred Bronstein http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Symphony Chief Executive Going To Peabody Institute at Johns Hopkins http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/symphony-chief-executive-going-peabody-institute-johns-hopkins <p>Fred Bronstein, who has led the St. Louis Symphony since 2008, is leaving to head the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University.</p><p>In a press release, Hopkins president Ronald J. Daniels said, “Dr. Bronstein’s experience, accomplishments and creativity – as a performer, as a music educator and, most recently, as a dynamic and visionary chief executive – mark him as the leader for Peabody’s future. He will unite faculty, students, staff, alumni and other institute supporters behind a shared vision of what Peabody can be. And he will lead them in making that vision a reality.”</p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 16:09:13 +0000 Donna Korando 34669 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Symphony Chief Executive Going To Peabody Institute at Johns Hopkins Anniversaries Highlight St. Louis Symphony’s Next Season http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/anniversaries-highlight-st-louis-symphony-s-next-season <p>The St. Louis Symphony announced plans for its 2014-15 season at a town hall meeting on Thursday, January 23.&nbsp; It is a season highlighted by many significant anniversaries: David Robertson’s 10<sup>th</sup> as music director, David Halen’s 20<sup>th</sup> season as concertmaster, Amy Kaiser’s 20<sup>th</sup> season as chorus director, the 20<sup>th</sup> anniversary of the In UNISON Chorus, the 45<sup>th</sup> season of the St. Louis Symphony Youth Orchestra&nbsp; and the 135<sup>th</sup> anniversary of the St. Fri, 24 Jan 2014 22:40:51 +0000 Mary Edwards 33247 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Anniversaries Highlight St. Louis Symphony’s Next Season League Of American Orchestras Conference Imagines 2023 In St. Louis http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/league-american-orchestras-conference-imagines-2023-st-louis <p>For the first time since 1966, the<a href="http://www.stlsymphony.org/"> St. Louis Symphony</a> will host the <a href="http://www.americanorchestras.org/">League of American Orchestras </a>conference.&nbsp; The 68<sup>th</sup> annual conference which takes place June 18 – 20, will focus on the theme <em>Imagining 2023</em>. Sat, 15 Jun 2013 09:50:13 +0000 Mary Edwards & Alex Heuer 27417 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org League Of American Orchestras Conference Imagines 2023 In St. Louis Music and the way it moves people the theme of the 2011-2012 Symphony season http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/music-and-way-it-moves-people-theme-2011-2012-symphony-season <p>"The Rite of Spring" and "Firebird" by <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Igor_Stravinsky">Igor Stravinsky,</a> a performance with the<a href="http://hubbardstreetdance.com/home.asp"> Hubbard Street Dance Company</a>,&nbsp; Johann Sebastian Bach's Mass in B Minor, and a gala concert with violinist Itzahk Perlman are among the highlights of the St. Louis Symphony's 2011-2012 season.</p> Tue, 01 Feb 2011 18:31:22 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 439 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Music and the way it moves people the theme of the 2011-2012 Symphony season Kevin McBeth appointed director of IN UNISON Chorus http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/kevin-mcbeth-appointed-director-unison-chorus <P><A href="http://www.stlsymphony.org/">The St. Louis Symphony</A> has appointed Kevin McBeth, director of music at the <A href="http://www.manchesterumc.org/">Manchester United Methodist Church</A>, as the new director of the IN UNISON chorus. The IN UNISON chorus members attend more than 30 churches in the St. Louis African American community.</P> <P>Fred Bronstein, president and CEO of the St. Wed, 29 Dec 2010 18:53:56 +0000 Julie Bierach 208 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Kevin McBeth appointed director of IN UNISON Chorus