Monthly Archives: August 2015

Andres Lopera Now With The CSO

Andres Lopera, NRO 2014 Assistant Conductor, was recently announced as the Assistant Conductor with the Colorado Symphony Orchestra (CSO).  Mr. Lopera has been the Music Director of the Metropolitan Youth Symphony in Portland, OR and will take the stage for [...]

2015-08-18T10:30:15-06:00Tuesday, August 18th, 2015|Alumni Spotlight|

NRO Alumnus Now Assistant Cello Professor

Born in Kiev, Ukraine, Yuriy Leonovich immigrated with his family  to the United States, where he began studying cello and composition.  He went on to receive his Doctorate of Musical Arts from the Cleveland  Institute of Music. Yuriy, NRO 2007, now holds the Assistant Cello [...]

2015-08-12T20:00:25-06:00Wednesday, August 12th, 2015|Alumni Spotlight|

NRO Alumna Now With The Sarasota Opera

Amanda Sparfeld (NRO Alum 2012) recently won the position of Principal Flute with the Sarasota Opera.  In addition, she is the Principal Flutist of the Michigan Opera Theatre Orchestra at the Detroit Opera House.  Former positions include Principal Flute of [...]

2015-08-10T10:36:36-06:00Monday, August 10th, 2015|Alumni Spotlight|