music director


Also found in: Thesaurus, Acronyms, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.music director - the person who leads a musical groupmusic director - the person who leads a musical group
bandleader - the leader of a dance band
bandmaster - the conductor of a band
drum major - the leader of a marching band or drum corps
drum majorette, majorette - a female drum major
musician - artist who composes or conducts music as a profession
References in periodicals archive ?
Under the baton of Music Director Danail Rachev, and with our musicians, staff, board members, volunteers, and you - our community - we achieved our goal to "celebrate our past and create the future."
The CCP will announce the PPO's new music director in January 2016.
Nelsons joined the CBSO seven years ago in 2008 and will leave this summer to focus on his role as music director with the Boston Symphony Orchestra, which began last year.
Nelsons said: "With an extremely heavy heart I have reached the decision not to continue in my role as music director with my beloved CBSO after the 2014-2015 season.
A[yen] Asked about her focus for the QPO during her tenure as a music director, she said, oeIn broad sense, my goal is to take QPO to a level where it gains an identity of its own through which it will be recognised by its sound.
Martyn's five year appointment as music director signals a gear shift in that relationship and promises still more exciting times ahead.
When Chang assumes the position of music director in September, she will be 30 years old - the average age of the Philharmonic's 101 members when it was founded five years ago.
Sokhiev is also the music director designate of Deutsches Symphonie Orchester Berlin and he enjoys a close association with Russia's Mariinsky Theatre.
CUTLINE: (1) Curtis Richardson, music director at the Congregational Church of Westborough, leads a rehearsal for the upcoming Black History Month concert.
The legendary music director revealed that Mukesh was a dedicated professional who would always put in his best to churn out musical master pieces.
Zehetmair joined Northern Sinfonia as Music Director in 2001 and has formed a thrilling relationship with the orchestra distinguished by the quality and the commitment of the music-making, and an imaginative, refreshing approach to programming.
That's partly because of the Royal Liverpool Phil-harmonic's two Czech-born music directors in recent years.