Music Director/Conducting Positions
Conductor Everett Symphony Orchestra Conductor Everett Festival Assistant Conductor at the Cabrillo Music Festival for three years Music Director and Conductor of the Cabrillo Camerata for five years Associate Conductor of the Santa Cruz Symphony Conductor Stravinsky Dance Festival (1972) Conductor Cabrillo College Music Director and Conductor of the Port Angeles Symphony Orchestra (1973 -1984) Music Director and Conductor of the Everett Symphony Orchestra (1974-1977) Music Director and Conductor of the Maui Symphony (1984-1985) Music Director and Conductor of the Tulare County Symphony Orchestra (1985)

Guest Conducting Experience
A chronological list of some guest-conducting
engagements: Number ( ) indicates number of
appearances with saiconcert halld orchestra:

United States Orchestras:
Santa Cruz County Symphony (6)
Everett Symphony (later became music director) (4)
Shasta Symphony (3)
Eugene Symphony (3)
Nova Vista Symphony (1)
Maui Symphony (later became music director) (1)
Tulare County Symphony (became music director) (1)
Boulder Philharmonic (1)
Abilene Symphony (1)
Lexington Symphony (2)
Mesa Symphony (1)
Pensacola Symphony (1)
Yuma Symphony (1)
Arcady Music Festival Orchestra (4)

International Orchestras:
Albanian National Orchestra of the Opera and Ballet (3)
Orquestra Sinfonica Guanajato (5)
Nacional Orquestra Sinfonica (4)
National Philharmonic (3)
Volgograd Philharmonic (4)
Philharmonic of Karelia (2)
Orchestra of St. Petersburg (1)
Symphony of the Black Sea (1)
Symphony of Sibu (1)
Nalchick Philharmonic
Symphony Orchestra of Chernigov (7)
Chamber Symphony of Cherkassy (1)
Budapest Philharmonic (2)
Moscow Radio and TV Orchestra (1)
Voronezh Philharmonic (2)
Cairo Philharmonic (1)
Transylvania Sinfonic (1)
State Symphony of the Russian Federation (2)
St. Petersburg Philharmonic (old Leningrad Phil)
Tartar National Symphony (White Nights Fest)
National Philharmonic of the Ukraine (2)
Radio Orchestra of Sofia (1)
Oradea Symphony (2)
Prague Symphony (1)
National Folk Orchestra of Russia (2)

Cities:
Tirana
Guanajato
San Salvadore
Minsk
Volgograd
Petrozavodsk
St. Petersburg
Constancia
Sibu
Nalchick
Chernigov
Cherkassy
Budapest
Moscow
Voronezh
Cairo
Alicante
Moscow
St. Petersburg
Kazan
Kiev
Sofia
Vienna
Prague
Volsky

Other Positions Held: Instructor of music at Everett College in Washington String Bass section for the Seattle Symphony Chair of the Department of Music at Cabrillo College in Aptos Played with the Santa Clara Philharmonic

Teaching Experience and Lecturer at: Cabrillo College, CSUF, WSU, UBC, UCSC as well as numerous universities and conservatories throughout Europe.

Recognition and Awards: Finalist in the Georg Solti Conducting Competition in 1972. Three ASCAP awards for Adventuresome Programming of Contemporary Music with the Port Angeles Symphony Orchestra. First-ever American conductor in Albania (1992)

Education: Master of Arts in Music Orchestral Conducting, Opera Production, Orchestration and String Bass
- University of Washington – 1964

Doctor of Musical Arts and Theater degree in Orchestral Conducting, Opera Production, Theater and Orchestration
- University of Washington – 1966

Major Instrument: String Bass

© David André, 2010