"Hearing Haiti" - Utah Symphony conductor Thierry Fischer on the upcoming National Orchestra Institute
The first-ever Haitian National Orchestra Institute is taking place this month in Jacmel, Haiti, and was born out of a partnership between BLUME Haiti and members of the Utah Symphony. Check out this article by Utah Symphony conductor Thierry Fischer.
"Outreach work is a common requirement for a modern orchestra, and I am proud to say that both of the orchestras with whom I am closely associated have a strong commitment to their local community. As music director of Utah Symphony and Principal Guest Conductor at Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra, community work features regularly in our schedules and is crucial for engaging people outside the concert hall. Next week however, I will embark on something completely new. With musicians from the Utah Symphony, we will travel to Haiti to launch the Haitian National Orchestra Institute with the support of BLUME Haiti..." Click to read more!
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