The search for a new music director with conducting candidate Stilian Kirov performing in Charleston, and Parkersburg, WV. Kirov will lead the orchestra in the iconic Stravinsky Firebird Suite, Borodin’s Prince Igor Overture, and Vaughan Williams’ lush Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis. Guest violinist, Martin Chalifour, concertmaster of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, will perform the Brahms Violin Concerto.Read More
The search is on! The West Virginia Symphony Orchestra announces the 2016-2017 season and conductor finalists who will audition to become West Virginia’s next Maestro!
President Joe Tackett said of the process, “The search committee was overwhelmed with the response of applicants. We heard from conductors around the world who knew of the level of artistry the WVSO has obtained with Maestro Cooper. Next season will be an incredible experience and we want to get everyone's opinion on the candidates!”