Bohuslav Rattay (GPD ’05) has become the music director of the Lake Charles Symphony in Lake Charles, La.
Tong Chen, a GPD candidate in conducting, has been awarded a special Career Incentive Award in Conducting by The American Prize. Chen was a finalist for The American Prize in Conducting—Orchestra Division, leading the orchestra of the American Academy of Conducting in a performance of works by Rimsky-Korsakov, Humperdinck, and Sibelius at the Aspen Music Festival and School in May.
Joseph Young (AD ’09), the first BSO-Peabody Conducting Fellow, has been appointed as the new assistant conductor of the Phoenix Symphony. He was also recently selected as one of eight participants of the International Jorma Panula Conducting Workshop in Porto, Portugal.
Alumna Carolyn Kuan (GPD ’04) was profiled in Smith College’s alumni magazine.
How she got that job, Smith Quarterly