Jeffrey Anderson

Jeffrey Anderson

Jeffrey Anderson joined the San Francisco Symphony as Principal Tuba in 2002.

Elim Chan

Elim Chan

Elim Chan holds the position as Principal Conductor of the Orchestra of NorrlandsOperan and in the 2018-19 season has been named Principal Guest Conductor of the Royal Scottish National Orchestra.

Guillaume Connesson

Guillaume Connesson

Guillaume Connesson is currently one of the most widely performed French composers worldwide.  He is currently in residence with the Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra and the Orchestre National de Lyon.

Nico Abondolo

Nico Abondolo

An internationally recognized double bass soloist and chamber musician, Nico Abondolo was appointed principal double bass of the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra during the 2011-12 season.

Michael Tilson Thomas

Michael Tilson Thomas

Michael Tilson Thomas is Music Director of the San Francisco Symphony, Founder and Artistic Director of the New World Symphony and Principal Guest Conductor of the London Symphony Orchestra.

Julie Adams

Julie Adams

Soprano Julie Adams has been praised by the New York Times for possessing a voice that is “rich, full and slightly earthy in an expressive way.”

Jessica Maxfield

Jessica Maxfield

Jessica Maxfield is a sought-after performer, educator, clinician, and adjudicator, with engagements throughout the world

Christopher O'Riley

Christopher O'Riley

Christopher O’Riley is known to millions as the host of NPR’s From the Top.  His repertoire spans a kaleidoscopic array of music from the pre-baroque to present-day.  He has garnered widespread praise for his untiring efforts to reach new audiences.

Anne Midgette

Anne Midgette

The Evolving Role of Tastemakers and Storytellers

Chief Classical Music Critic, The Washington Post

Kevin Erickson

Kevin Erickson

Money (That’s What I Want): How does our music earn income?

National Organizing Director, Future of Music Coalition

Graham Parker

Graham Parker

MODERATOR

Who Loves You, Baby?  Finding and KEEPING the “new” audience for music

President, Universal Music Classics, USA

Sam Bodkin

Sam Bodkin

MODERATOR

Live Performance: New Spaces/New Experience

Founder & CEO, GroupMuse

Kristy Edmunds

Kristy Edmunds

Programming the Zeitgeist: Art as Response to Social and Cultural Issues

Executive and Artistic Director, Center for the Art of Performance, UCLA

Elena Park

Elena Park

MODERATOR

Programming the Zeitgeist: Art as Response to Social and Cultural Issues

Creative Consultant, Metropolitan Opera, Mozart in the Jungle

Toby Coffey

Toby Coffey

Algorithms vs. Humans:  How Does Tech Contribute to Cultural Discovery?

Head of Digital Development, National Theatre, London

Corey Field

Corey Field

Money (That’s What I Want): How does our music earn income?

Corey Field Law Group, P.C.; Lecturer in Law, USC Gould School of Law

Yuval Sharon

Yuval Sharon

Live Performance:  New Spaces/New Experiences

Artistic Director of The Industry

Yael Greenberg

Yael Greenberg

Who Loves You, Baby?  Finding and KEEPING the “new” audience for music

Music Consultant, Kickstarter

Christopher Koelsch

Christopher Koelsch

 Who Loves You, Baby?  Finding and KEEPING the “new” audience for music:

President and CEO, Los Angeles Opera

Chris Lorway

Chris Lorway

MODERATOR

Live Performance:  New Spaces/New Experiences

Director of Stanford Live and Bing Concert Hall