75 Years At The Pierre Monteux School
Hancock – The Pierre Monteux School and Music Festival is celebrating its 75th anniversary this summer in Hancock with orchestra concerts each Sunday evening at 5:00 and chamber music on Wednesdays at 7:30.
Longtime Executive Director Ron Schwizer will be retiring in July to be replaced by Marc Thayer, currently the Executive Director Designate. Thayer is also Executive Director of Symphony NH in Nashua, New Hampshire.
The Monteux Music Director Michael Jinbo, will be welcoming guest conductor Ludovic Morlot who is an alumnus of the Monteux School and is the Music Director of the Seattle Symphony. Morlot will coach the student conductors and conduct in the concert on July 22.
The Monteux Festival Orchestra will also present a Family Concert on Thursday, July 12 at 10:30 AM at 42 Melody Lane, Hancock.