Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra Appoints Interim Principal Conductor


Candian conductor Tania Miller will turn into Interim Principal Conductor for the Rhode Island (RI) Philharmonic Orchestra & Music College, efficient instantly. She will succeed Bramwell Tovey, who handed away final month at age 69.

In her new place, Miller will lead three concert events: October’s season opener that includes cellist Sterling Elliott, Might’s season finale presentation of Verdi’s Requiem, and a January efficiency of Dvorak’s eighth Symphony with the RI Philharmonic Youth Orchestra. Moreover, she’ll assist plan the orchestra’s 23-24 season, work with college students from the Music College, and interact with audiences, donors, and group companions all through the season.

Beforehand, Mill was Music Director of Canada’s Victoria Symphony for 14 seasons and was named Music Director Emerita. She first appeared with the RI Phil in January of 2019 and most not too long ago appeared on the 2022 Annual Gala Live performance.

A graduate of the College of Michigan, Miller acquired an Honorary Physician of Legal guidelines diploma from Royal Roads College, and an Honorary Fellowship Diploma from Canada’s Royal Conservatory of Music. She was additionally the recipient of the 2017 Associates of Canadian Music award from the Canadian League of Composers.

The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra’s 2022-23 season will likely be devoted to the reminiscence of Bramwell Tovey and a memorial fund will likely be established in his title to assist the Rhode Island Philharmonic Music College.