Work History

Work History
Sep 2014 - Present

Music Director

Symphony Number One
Symphony Number One is the east coast's newest chamber orchestra, dedicated to the performance of substantial works by emerging composers. Jordan Randall Smith Founder, Music Director, Principal Conductor. James Young, Executive Director. Melissa Wertheimer, Director of Artistic Operations.
Nov 2012 - Present

Cover Conductor

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Cover for scheduled conductor of the Baltimore Symphony. Essentially, serve as assistant conductor for individual concert cycles on an ad hoc basis. Assist the conductor as they wish. Prepare to conduct rehearsals and/or concerts in the unfortunate case of an emergency on the part of the scheduled conductor. Covered 1 cycle in spring 2013 and 1 cycle in spring 2014.
2013 - 2014

Assistant Conductor

The Peabody Conservatory
Peabody Opera Theater: Assistant Conductor for all major opera productions. Conduct staging rehearsals, chorus rehearsals, orchestra rehearsals, etc. as needed. Chorus Master.
Aug 2013 - Aug 2013

Cover Conductor

Mid-Atlantic Symphony
Cover and Assist with all rehearsals under Julien Benichou, Music Director. Prepare Concert Repertoire: Bethoven, Symphony No. 9: Finale Puccini, La Bohème, Finales of Acts I and II Bernstein, Selections from On the Town Smetana, The Moldau
2009 - 2013

Co-founder, Artistic Director

Dallas Festival of Modern Music
Principle Conductor, Ars Nova Dallas new music ensemble

Education

Education
2012 - 2016

Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)

The Johns Hopkins University
2006 - 2008

Master of Music (MM)

Texas Tech University
GPA: 4.0 Supplemental German Studies
2001 - 2006

Bachelor of Music (BM)

Texas A&M University-Commerce
Magna Cum Laude Honors College. Rank: With Highest Honors Honors Thesis: Conducting/Orchestration

Skills

Skills

Percussion

Musicians

Festivals

Concerts

Conducting

Band

Singing

Opera

Orchestration

Musical Theatre

Composition

Piano

Ensemble

Pianist

Music

Music Theory

Music Education

Choral

Classical

Orchestral Music

Chamber Music

Contemporary Music

Certifications

Certifications
Jan 2014 - Jan 2018

Music EC-12

State of Maryland