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An alumnus of the American Academy of Conducting at Aspen, Scott Terrell has conducted orchestra and opera companies worldwide including the Houston Symphony, Fort Worth Opera, Baltimore Symphony, Philadelphia Orchestra, San Antonio Symphony, Colorado Music Festival, St. Louis Symphony, Rotterdam Philharmonic, Opera Hong Kong, Vancouver Symphony, National Arts Centre Orchestra, and the Colorado Symphony. In the 2018–19 season, he led the Arizona Opera, Fort Worth Symphony, Pittsburgh Symphony, Orquesta Filarmónica de Bogotá, Rochester Philharmonic, and the San Diego Symphony. Mr. Terrell serves on the cover conductor staff of the Philadelphia Orchestra. As music director of the Lexington Philharmonic (2009–19), Mr. Terrell transformed the orchestra with his imaginative programs, engaging presence, and determined passion for artistic excellence and viability. Prior to Lexington, he served as resident conductor of the Charleston Symphony and assistant conductor of the Minnesota Orchestra.

Robert Spano, Music Director

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