Roupen Shakarian, our Maestro of 14 years, stepped down from his post last spring. Our five finalists for the position of Skagit Symphony Music Director, and their auditioning concerts of the season are:
- Gala Concert – Bobby Collins from Edmonds, WA
- Holiday Concert – Susan Bailey Robinson from Largo, FL
- Family Concert – Jacob Scherr from Mount Vernon, WA*
- Masterpiece Concert – Michael Wheatley from Rochester, NY
- Classics Concert – Anna Edwards from Seattle, WA
*Mr. Scherr was added as a finalist by the orchestra’s request.