Orchestral Conducting in the News

Jonathon Heyward Announced as Next Chief Conductor of Nordwestdeutsche Philharmonie

Monday, May 20, 2019 Broadway World

Alumnus Jonathon Heyward (B.M. '14, cello) has been selected to be the next chief conductor of the Nordwestdeutsche Philharmonie. Heyward will join the orchestra at age 28, the same age Boston Symphony Orchestra Music Director Andris Nelsons was when he began as chief conductor of the Nordwestdeutsche Philharmonie.
 

Sutton Foster to receive honorary doctorate from Boston Conservatory at Berklee

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 Boston Globe

Tony Award-winning triple threat Sutton Foster is adding another honor to her impressive list of accomplishments. Cathy Young, the executive director of Boston Conservatory at Berklee, will present Foster with an honorary doctor of music degree during the conservatory’s commencement ceremony on May 11.

A First for Boston Conservatory

Tuesday, June 20, 2017 NECN

Cathy Young appeared on New England Cable News (NECN) to discuss her appointment as executive director of Boston Conservatory at Berklee, how the merged institution represents the future of the performing arts, and what it means to be the first woman to lead the school.

Pages