Prospective Conductor Spotlight

As the Connecticut Valley Symphony Orchestra (CVSO) embarks on its conductor search, we will be highlighting our candidates as their concert approaches.

The prospective conductor joining the CVSO for its November 4, 2018 concert is Nadya Potemkina.  Conductor, violist, and educator Nadya Potemkina currently is an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music at Wesleyan University in Middletown, CT, where she directs Wesleyan University Orchestra and Concert Choir, coaches chamber ensembles, teaches instrumental conducting and orchestral literature courses, and is the music director of FluteFest and AD HOC BACH, both performance and community engagement initiatives. Professor Potemkina remains active as a violist and welcomes every opportunity to play chamber music with her colleagues and to perform works by student composers.  Learn more about her background here.

Joining the Orchestra

The Connecticut Valley Symphony Orchestra (CVSO) is always looking to welcome new members.  For more information and to schedule an audition time, please visit our audition page.