Monthly Archives: August 2016

Alumnus Guides The Next Generation

Yuriy Leonovich, NRO 2007, just finished his 3rd year as Assistant Cello Professor at Bob Jones University in Greenville, SC and also conducts the university's string orchestra.  In fact, one of his students is NRO 2016 cellist, Stephen Hawkey! Stephen [...]

2016-08-12T11:27:45-06:00Friday, August 12th, 2016|Alumni Spotlight|

NY Phil Appoints NRO Alumnus

Christopher Martin, NRO alumnus from 1997, was recently appointed Principal Trumpet at the New York Philharmonic. After attending the NRO, Chris joined the New World Symphony very briefly before winning Associate Principal with The Philadelphia Orchestra in 1997. After three [...]

2016-08-12T08:24:55-06:00Friday, August 12th, 2016|Alumni Spotlight|

’16 Musician Wins Job

Ryan Brewer, NRO 2016 trumpet, recently won an audition for a position in the U.S. Army Field Band's Concert Band, one of the Army's two premiere wind bands! The band tours 100 days a year and is based out of [...]

2016-08-08T11:19:16-06:00Monday, August 8th, 2016|Alumni Spotlight|

Alumna Moves to LA

Cellist, Dahae Kim attended the National Repertory Orchestra's summer music festival in 2012 and went on to finish her master's degree at the New England Conservatory of Music.  Shortly after graduating, Dahae became Assistant Principal of the Detroit Symphony.  Recently, [...]

2016-08-04T14:42:44-06:00Thursday, August 4th, 2016|Alumni Spotlight|