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Symphony announces finalists for conductor position

...final candidates for the position of conductor of the Juneau Symphony. Current music director and conductor Kyle Wiley Pickett, who has led the...are Wesley Schulz, music director and conductor of Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra in Bainbridge...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-04-24/symphony-announces-finalists-conductor-po
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Con brio: Pickett prepares for final symphony concert

The synergy between conductor Kyle Wylie Pickett and the Juneau...finalists for the position of symphony conductor. He chose an ambitious program - Beethoven's...orchestra will grow from this."Conductor jobs don't come up that often...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-06-05/con-brio
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Pickett, orchestra fare well in weekend concert

What have we done to deserve a conductor such as Kyle Wylie Pickett in our midst? Under his direction over the past 14 years, the Juneau Symphony Orchestra has performed...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-07-03/pickett-orchestra-fare-well-weekend-conce
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Thank you from the Alaska Youth Choir

...Canada were housed and rehearsed at the Gaylord Opryland Resort. Dr. Sandra Snow, a national conductor, pedagogue and educator, was the guest conductor, directing 19 pieces of music with the choirs accompanied by piano, orchestra and jazz combo...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-07-27/thank-you-alaska-youth-choir
Neighbors
Today in history

...long, slow decline in population and auto manufacturing.Today's Birthdays: Former Sen. John Glenn, D-Ohio, is 93. Conductor Kurt Masur is 87. Skating champion and commentator Dick Button is 85. Movie director Paul Verhoeven is 76. Musician Brian...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-18
Local
Topeka Symphony hires Kyle Pickett as conductor

...Symphony Orchestra has appointed Kyle Wiley Pickett as its conductor and music director.The hiring, which was announced Saturday...Conservatory in Baltimore, has developed a reputation as a flutist, conductor, concert programmer and orchestra builder.Hired as the...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-04-20/topeka-symphony-hires-kyle-pickett-cond
Local
Letter to the editor: Give Alaskans a chance to lead Juneau symphony

...Juneau Symphony's search for a new conductor. Of the more than 70 reported applicants...serving this community. One is a cover conductor at The Met who, despite including James...rejected. The other is Juneau's own conductor in residence, Maestro William Todd Hunt...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-04-30/letter-editor-give-alaskans-chance-le
Letters
Drill Conductor Training offered for commercial fisherman

JUNEAU - The Alaska Marine Safety Education Association will offer a 10-hour fishing vessel safety and drill conductor course from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 12 at the Bill Ray Center. This course meets the training requirements...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012811/out_777166973.shtml
Outdoors
Pickett to lead final symphony concerts this weekend

...Pickett's Juneau concerts mark the end of 14 years as JSO conductor and music director. He has also stepped down from...the North State Symphony in California, and is now conductor and music director of the Springfield Symphony in Missouri...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-06-12/pickett-lead-final-symphony-concerts-week
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Student Symphony to perform Friday

...m. in the Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Musicians of all ages and levels of experience will take the stage led by JSS conductor Tyree Pini. They will play Broadway favorites from shows such as "Phantom of the Opera" and "Wicked," as well as selections...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-06-05/student-symphony-perform-friday
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