Adolf Neuendorff Adolf Heinrich Anton Magnus Neuendorff (June 13, 1843 − December 4, 1897), also known as Adolph Neuendorff, was a German American composer, violinist, pianist and conductor, stage director...
Al G. Wright Dr. Al G. Wright is the Director of Bands Emeritus at Purdue University and Chairman of the Board of the John Philip Sousa Foundation.
Alan Bern Alan Bern, born and raised in Bloomington, Indiana, is the musical director of Brave Old World, and remains one of the leading lights in the teaching and revival of Yiddish music in the United S...
Albert F. Schoepper Albert F. Schoepper was leader of the United States Marine Band and White House music consultant from 1955 to 1972.
Albert J. McNeil Albert J. McNeil, is an American choral conductor, ethnomusicologist, author, and founder of the Albert McNeil Jubilee Singers.
Albert Stoessel Albert Frederic Stoessel (October 11, 1894 – May 12, 1943) was an American composer, violinist and conductor.
Albert Tipton Albert Tipton (1917–1997) was an American flutist, pianist and conductor.
Alberto Bimboni Alberto Bimboni (1882–1960) was an Italian-born American composer and conductor.
Alexander Frey Alexander Frey is an American symphony orchestra conductor, virtuoso organist, pianist and harpsichordist.
Alexander Olshanetsky Alexander Olshanetsky (1892–1946) was a Jewish-American composer, conductor, and violinist.
Alexander Platt Alexander Platt is an American symphony orchestra conductor.
Alexander Smallens Alexander Smallens (January 1, 1889 – November 24, 1972) was a Russian-born American conductor and music director.
Alfred James Phasey Alfred James Phasey was a British bandsman and tenor brass artist in the mid-nineteenth century.
Alfred Lueben Alfred Lueben (December 31, 1859 – December 19, 1932) was a German-born music professor and conductor in Seattle, Washington.
Alfred Wallenstein Alfred Wallenstein (October 7, 1898 – February 8, 1983) was an American cellist and conductor, born in Chicago, Illinois.
Alfredo Antonini Alfredo Antonini (May 31, 1901 – November 3, 1983) was a leading Italian/American symphony conductor and composer who was active on the international concert stage as well as on the CBS radio an...
Alfredo Silipigni Alfredo Silipigni was a conductor and specialist in lesser-known Italian operas who founded the New Jersey State Opera and ran it for four decades.
Alice Parker Alice Parker (b. December 16, 1925, Boston, Massachusetts) is an American composer, arranger and conductor.
Allan Dennis Allan Dennis is the founder and director of the Midwest Young Artists youth orchestra program based in Highwood, Illinois.
Andor Toth Violinist Andor John Toth (1925–2006), earned international celebrity as a soloist, concert artist, conductor and educator with a musical career spanning over six decades.
Andre Kostelanetz André Kostelanetz was a popular orchestral music conductor and arranger, one of the pioneers of easy listening music.
Andrew Kuster Andrew Thomas Kuster is an American conductor, musical scholar, and performer.
Andrew Lane Andrew Lane is a horn soloist and conductor.
Andrew Lane (conductor) Andrew Lane is pleased to return as Music Director & Symphonic Orchestra Conductor of the Florida Symphony Youth Orchestra for the 2013 – 2014 Season.
Andrew Litton Andrew Litton (born May 16, 1959, New York City) is an American orchestral conductor.
André Previn André George Previn, KBE (born Andreas Ludwig Prewin; April 6, 1929) is a German-American pianist, conductor, and composer.
Anthony A. Mitchell Lieutenant Commander Anthony A. Mitchell, born Antonio Alberto Miceli, was an American clarinetist, composer and conductor who led the United States Navy Band from 1962 until his retiremen...
Anthony C. Lund Anthony Canute Lund was the director of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir in Salt Lake City, Utah from 1916 until 1935.
Anthony Holland Anthony Holland is the Associate Professor of Music at Skidmore College, conductor of the Skidmore College Orchestra and Director of the electronic music program.
Anthony Holland (composer) Anthony Holland is the Associate Professor of Music at Skidmore College, conductor of the Skidmore College Orchestra and Director of the electronic music program.
Anthony Iannaccone Anthony Iannaccone (born 1943 in Brooklyn, New York) is a composer and conductor.
Anthony Marinelli Anthony Marinelli (born 19 March 1959) is an American composer, best known for his scores to motion pictures.
Anthony Plog Anthony Plog (born November 13, 1947 in Glendale, California, United States) is an American conductor, composer and trumpet player.
Anthony R. Parnther Anthony Parnther is an American conductor of West Indian and Samoan descent.
Anton Armstrong Dr. Anton Armstrong is the conductor of the St. Olaf Choir as well as the Harry R. and Thora H. Tosdal Professor of Music at St. Olaf College of Northfield, Minnesota in the USA. Armstrong becam...
Antonia Brico Antonia Brico (June 26, 1902–August 3, 1989) was a conductor and pianist.
Antonio Modarelli Antonio Modarelli (born Braddock, Pennsylvania – died 1954) was an American conductor and composer.
Antonio Morelli Antonio Morelli was a producer, arranger, bandleader, movie producer, and conductor most well known for serving as orchestra leader for the infamous Sands Hotel Copa Room in its Rat Pack heyday ...
Arnie Roth Arnold "Arnie" Roth is a Chicago-based Grammy Award-winning conductor, composer, and record producer, best known for conducting numerous video game concerts.
Arnold Gamson Arnold U. Gamson is an American conductor who is particularly known for his work within the field of opera.
Arnold Volpe Arnold Volpe (July 9, 1869 – February 2, 1940) was a Lithuanian-born American composer and conductor who came to the United States in 1898.
Arpad Darazs Arpad Darazs (7 July 1922 – 16 December 1986) was a Hungarian-American music educator who was widely known as one of the few in the Western hemisphere as an authority on the Kodály method of cho...
Arthur Bergh Arthur Oscar Bergh (March 24, 1882 – February 11, 1962) was an American composer, conductor and accompanist.
Arthur Farwell Arthur Farwell (March 23, 1872 – January 20, 1952) was an American composer, conductor, educationalist, lithographer, esoteric savant, and music publisher.
Arthur Fiedler Arthur Fiedler (December 17, 1894 – July 10, 1979) was a long-time conductor of the Boston Pops Orchestra, a symphony orchestra that specializes in popular and light classical music.
Arthur Jenkins (percussionist) Arthur Eugene Jenkins, Jr. was an American keyboardist, composer, arranger and percussionist who worked with many popular music icons such as John Lennon, Harry Belafonte, Bob Marley and Chaka Khan.
Arthur Mendel Arthur Mendel (June 6, 1905 – October 14, 1979) was an American musicologist.
Arthur P. Barnes Arthur P. Barnes is a former professor of music at Stanford University.
Artur Bodanzky Artur Bodanzky (also written as Artur Bodzansky) (16 December 1877 in Vienna – 23 November 1939 in New York) was an Austrian-American conductor particularly associated with the operas of W...
Barry Manilow Barry Manilow (born Barry Alan Pincus; June 17, 1943) is an American singer-songwriter and producer.
Benjamin Hutto Benjamin Hutto is an American musician who has specialized in writing, producing and directing choral music.
Benjamin Johnson Lang Benjamin Johnson Lang (December 28, 1837April 3, 1909) was an American conductor, pianist, organist, teacher and composer.
Benjamin Shwartz Benjamin Shwartz is an American-Israeli orchestral and opera conductor, known for his interest in and commitment to new music.
Benjamin Wade (Survivor contestant) Benjamin "Coach" Wade (born) is an American reality television personality best known for being a contestant on Survivor: Tocantins, Survivor: Heroes vs. Villains, and Survivor: South ...
Benjamin Zander Benjamin Zander is an American conductor from the United Kingdom.
Bill Holman (musician) Willis Leonard Holman (born May 21, 1927), known also as Bill Holman, is an American songwriter, conductor, composer/arranger, and saxophonist working primarily in the jazz idiom.
Bill McGlaughlin William "Bill" McGlaughlin (born October 3, 1943) is an American composer, conductor, music educator, and Peabody Award-winning classical music radio host.
Binyumen Schaechter Binyumen Schaechter is a Yiddish composer and performer, as well as conductor of the Jewish People's Philharmonic Chorus and the Pripetshik Singers, an ensemble of native-Yiddish-speaking children.
Blanche Honegger Moyse Blanche Honegger Moyse (September 23, 1909 – February 10, 2011) was a conductor living in Brattleboro, Vermont.
Bobby McFerrin Robert Keith "Bobby" McFerrin, Jr. (born March 11, 1950) is an American vocalist and conductor.
Boris Goldovsky Boris Goldovsky (Cyrillic: Борис Голдовский) (June 7, 1908 - February 15, 2001) was a Russian conductor and broadcast commentator, active in the United States.
Brady R. Allred Dr. Brady Allred is an American conductor of choral and orchestral music who currently serves as the Artistic Director and Conductor of the Salt Lake Choral Artists, a regional choir organizatio...
Brett Mitchell Brett Mitchell (born July 2, 1979) is an American conductor who is Assistant Conductor of the Cleveland Orchestra, Music Director of the Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra, and Music Director o...
Brian A. Britt Brian A. Britt is Assistant Director of the School of Music, Assistant Professor of Music, and Director of The Pride of Oklahoma Marching Band at the University of Oklahoma.
Brian Israel Brian Israel, was an American composer, pianist, and conductor.
Brian Salesky Brian Salesky is a well-known American conductor of operatic and orchestral music.
Bruce Fowler Bruce Lambourne Fowler (July 10, 1947) is a prominent American trombone player and composer.
Bruce Tammen Bruce Tammen is a conductor and artistic director.
Bruno Walter Bruno Walter (born Bruno Schlesinger, September 15, 1876February 17, 1962) was a German-born conductor, pianist, and composer.
C. Myron Flippin C. Myron Flippin is an American Conductor and cellist, best known for conducting the North Arkansas Symphony Youth Orchestra in a performance at Carnegie Hall on April, 6th 2008.
Calvin E. Simmons Calvin Eugene Simmons (April 27, 1950 – August 21, 1982) was an American symphony orchestra conductor.
Candace Smith (musicologist) Cappella Artemisia is an Italian all-female vocal group specializing in the compositions of the convents of 17th Century Italy.
Carl Bergmann Carl Bergmann (born Ebersbach Saxony, April 12, 1821, died New York, August 10, 1876) was a German-American cellist and conductor.
Carl Bergmann (musician) Carl Bergmann (born Ebersbach Saxony, April 12, 1821, died New York, August 10, 1876) was a German-American cellist and conductor.
Carl Busch Carl Busch (29 March 1862, Bjerre – 19 December 1943, Kansas City) was a Danish-born American composer and music teacher sometimes associated with the Indianist movement.
Carl Davis Carl Davis, CBE (born October 28, 1936) is an American-born conductor and composer who has made his home in the UK since 1961.
Carl Denton James Carlyle "Carl" Denton was a British-born American conductor.
Carl Lachmund Carl V. Lachmund (27 March 185320 February 1928) was an American classical pianist, teacher, conductor, composer and diarist.
Carl Lesch Carl William Lesch (1924 to 1983) was an American Roman Catholic educator, director, and musical conductor and instructor associated with many institutions in the New York Metropolitan area.
Carl St.Clair Carl Ray St.Clair (born June 5, 1952, Hochheim, Texas) is an American conductor.
Carl Venth Carl Venth was a German-American composer, violinist, conductor, music educator, and scholar.
Carl Zerrahn Carl Zerrahn (28 July 1826 Malchow, Mecklenburg-Schwerin – 29 December 1909 Milton, Massachusetts) was a German-born American flautist and conductor.
Carlo Moresco Carlo Moresco (20 May 1905 - 3 May 1990) was an American conductor, composer, violinist, and stage director of Italian birth.
Carlo Ponti (conductor) Carlo Ponti, Jr. (born December 29, 1968) is an American orchestral conductor of Italian origin.
Carmen Dragon Carmen Dragon (July 28, 1914 – March 28, 1984) was an American conductor, composer, and arranger who in addition to live performances and recording, worked in radio, film, and television.
Carter Nice Carter Nice is an American orchestra conductor and music director.
Catherine Comet Catherine Comet is a French-born American conductor who was the music director of the Grand Rapids Symphony and the American Symphony Orchestra.
Christopher Larkin Christopher Larkin is an American conductor who is best known for his work within the field of opera.
Christopher Rountree Christopher Rountree is an American conductor known for founding the Los Angeles chamber group wild Up, an ensemble that blends new music, classical repertoire, performance art and pop.
Christopher Wilkins Christopher Wilkins (born 1957) is an American music director, conductor, and a 1992 Seaver/NEA Award recipient.
Claude Gordon Claude Gordon, the "King of Brass", was a trumpet virtuoso, band director, educator, lecturer, and author.
Claude T. Smith Claude Thomas Smith (March 14, 1932-December 13, 1987) was an American band conductor, composer, and music educator.
Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson (June 14, 1932, Manhattan, New York City or possibly (unconfirmed) Winston-Salem, North Carolina – March 9, 2004, Chicago) was an innovative American composer w...
Constance DeFotis Constance DeFotis (born 1952) is a singer, conductor, and musical teacher, currently the resident Director of Choral Activities at the University of Connecticut.
Constantin Bakaleinikoff Constantin Romanovich Bakaleinikov, or Bakaleinikoff (Константин Романович Бакалейников; 26 April 1896 – 3 September 1966) was a Russian-born composer.
Constantine Orbelian Constantine Garrievich Orbelian (Орбелян Константин Гарриевич, born San Francisco, 27 August 1956) is an American conductor and pianist of Armenian and Russian descent.
Craig Jessop Craig D. Jessop is an American academic, musician and singer best known for his tenure as the music director of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir from 1999 to 2008.
Craig Smith (conductor) Craig Smith was an American conductor who is considered a seminal figure in Boston's Baroque music revival of the 1970s and 1980s.
D. Kern Holoman Dallas Kern Holoman (born September 8, 1947) is an American musicologist and conductor, particularly known for his scholarship on the life and works of Hector Berlioz.
Dan Welcher Dan Welcher (born March 2, 1948) is an American composer, conductor, and music educator.
Dave Grusin Robert David "Dave" Grusin (born June 26, 1934) is an American composer, arranger and pianist.
David Alan Miller David Alan Miller (born 1961 in Los Angeles, California) is a prominent American classical music symphony orchestra conductor, and for the past several years, the conductor of the Albany Symphon...
David Amram David Amram (born November 17, 1930) is an American composer, conductor, multi-instrumentalist, and author.
David Holsinger Dr. David R. Holsinger (born December 26, 1945 in Hardin, Missouri) is an American composer and conductor writing primarily for concert band.
David Katz (conductor) David Katz (born June 28, 1924, Mishawaka, Indiana, United States – 1987), graduated from the Juilliard School of Music and moved to Forest Hills, Queens with his wife Jeanne.
David Lockington David Lockington is the music director of the Grand Rapids Symphony, a regional orchestra located in Grand Rapids, Michigan, U.S.
David Loud David Loud (born November 28, 1961, in Cincinnati, Ohio) is an American music supervisor, music director, conductor, vocal and dance arranger, pianist and actor.
David Mannes David Mannes (16 February 186625 April 1959) was an American violinist, conductor, and educator.
David Ogden Stiers David Ogden Stiers (born October 31, 1942) is an American actor, director, vocal actor, and musician, noted for his roles in Disney films, the television series M*A*S*H as Major Charles Emer...
David Stahl (conductor) David Stahl (4 November 1949 – 24 October 2010) was an American conductor who served as the Music Director and Intendant of the Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz in Munich and the Music Director of ...
Diana V. Sáez Diana Victoria Sáez is a Puerto Rican conductor, composer, and pianist.
Dick Jacobs Dick Jacobs (29 March 1918 – 20 May 1988) was an American musician, conductor, arranger, orchestrator, music director and an artists-and-repertoire director for several record labels (Cora...
Dick Manning Dick Manning (June 12, 1912 – April 11, 1991) was a Russian-born American songwriter, best known for his many collaborations with Al Hoffman.
Dimitri Tiomkin Dimitri Zinovievich Tiomkin (May 10, 1894November 11, 1979) was a Russian-born Hollywood film score composer and conductor.
Ditson Conductor's Award The Ditson Conductor's Award, established in 1945, is the oldest award honoring conductors for their commitment to the performance of American music.
Don L. Harper Don L. Harper is a Los Angeles-based film composer, songwriter, conductor, and arranger whose credits include films such as The Guardian, National Treasure, Training Day, Armageddo...
Donald Hunsberger Donald Hunsberger was the conductor of the Eastman Wind Ensemble from 1965 until 2001.
Donald Johanos Donald George Johanos (February 10, 1928 – May 29, 2007) was a conductor and music director with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra and the Honolulu Symphony Orchestra.
Donald Nally Donald Nally (born December 27, 1960) is an American conductor, opera chorus master, and professor of conducting at Northwestern University, specializing in chamber choirs and new music.
Donald Neuen Donald Neuen is an American choral conductor, composer, arranger, editor, and educator who currently serves as Distinguished Professor of Conducting and Director of Choral Activities at the Univ...
Donald Palma Donald Palma is a prominent classical double bassist, conductor, bass instructor, and educator of ensemble performance.
Donald Voorhees Donald Voorhees (July 26, 1903, Allentown, Pennsylvania–January 10, 1989, Cape May Court House, New Jersey) was an American composer and conductor who received an Emmy Award nomination fo...
Donato Cabrera Donato Cabrera is an American conductor with an active international career.
Donny Hathaway Donny Edward Hathaway (October 1, 1945 – January 13, 1979) was an American jazz, blues, soul, and gospel vocalist and musician.
Dorian Wilson Dorian Wilson (born in 1964) is an American conductor and musical director.
Duilio Dobrin Duilio Dobrin (born in Buenos Aires on 09/25/58) is an American conductor and pianist of Argentine origin.
E. Wayne Abercrombie E. Wayne Abercrombie (born 30 August 1938, Atlanta) is an American conductor and a Professor Emeritus of Music and Director of Choral Programs at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
Earl Wild (Royland) Earl Wild (November 26, 1915January 23, 2010) was an American pianist, renowned as a leading virtuoso of his generation.
Edgar Stillman Kelley Edgar Stillman Kelley (April 14, 1857 – November 12, 1944) was an American composer, conductor, teacher, and writer on music.
Edward T. King Edward T. "Eddie" King was an early twentieth century percussionist, conductor, Artist and Repertoire (A&R) man, and manager for Zon-o-phone, the Victor Talking Machine Company, and Columbia Records.
Edwin McArthur Edwin McArthur (24 September 190724 February 1987) was a celebrated American classical music conductor, pianist and accompanist.
Edwin Outwater Edwin Maurice Outwater is an American conductor from Santa Monica, California, United States.
Efrem Zimbalist Efrem Zimbalist, Sr. (Rostov on Don, Russia February 22, 1985, Reno, Nevada, USA) was an internationally known concert violinist, composer, teacher, conductor and director of the Curtis Institu...
Elias Breeskin Elias Breeskin (1896 – May 9, 1969) was a violinist, composer and conductor.
Elliot Forbes Elliot Forbes (August 20, 1917, Cambridge, Massachusetts – January 9, 2006, in Cambridge), known as "El", was an American conductor and musicologist noted for his Beethoven scholarship.
Emanuel Leplin Emanuel Leplin (1917–1972) was a composer, conductor, and painter active mainly in the second half of the 20th century.
Emerson Buckley Emerson Buckley (14 April 1916 - 17 November 1989) was an American orchestra conductor.
Emil Mollenhauer Emil Mollenhauer was an American musician, an orchestra violinist and conductor.
Emil Oberhoffer Emil Oberhoffer (10 August 186722 May 1933) was a German-born American conductor and minor composer.
Emilio Colón Emilio Colón (born in Puerto Rico) is an American solo cellist, chamber musician, conductor, composer and pedagogue.
Erica Muhl Erica Muhl is an American composer and conductor currently serving as associate dean and professor of composition at the University of Southern California Thornton School of Music in Los Angeles.
Erich Kunzel Erich Kunzel, Jr. (March 21, 1935 – September 1, 2009) was an American orchestra conductor.
Ernest Fleischmann Ernest Martin Fleischmann (December 7, 1924 – June 13, 2010) was a German-born American impresario who served for 30 years as executive director of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, which he u...
Ernest Schelling Ernest Henry Schelling (26 July 1876 – 8 December 1939) was an American pianist, composer, and conductor, and music director.
Ernest Williams (conductor) Ernest Williams (27 September 1881 – 8 February 1947) was a prominent American band conductor, cornet soloist, composer, and music educator.
Ernst Hoffmann (conductor) Ernst Heinrich Hoffmann was an American conductor who served as the music director of the Houston Symphony for eleven years.
Ernö Rapée Ernö Rapée (or Erno Rapee) (4 June 1891 – 26 June 1945) was one of the most prolific American symphonic conductors in the first half of the 20th Century.
Eugene F. Castillo Eugene Frederick Castillo is a Filipino American conductor, most recently serving as the director and principal conductor of the Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra.
Eugene Lacritz Eugene Edward (Gene) Lacritz (16 November 1929, Salem, Massachusetts – 18 May 2012, San Antonio) was an American conductor, clarinetist, saxophonist, and a 31-year professional in management rol...
Eugene Migliaro Corporon Eugene Migliaro Corporon is an American conductor, known for his work with wind ensembles and is a scholar of wind/band music repertoire.
Eugene Ormandy Eugene Ormandy (November 18, 1899 – March 12, 1985) was a Hungarian-born conductor and violinist who became internationally famous as the music director and conductor of the Philadelphia O...
Eugene Schmitz Eugene Edward Schmitz (August 22, 1864, San Francisco – November 20, 1928, San Francisco) was an American politician and the 26th mayor of San Francisco, who became notorious for his conviction ...
Eugene Tzigane Eugene Tzigane is an American conductor who is currently Chief Conductor of the Nordwestdeutsche Philharmonie of Herford, Germany.
Evan Hause Evan Hause is an American composer, percussionist and conductor.
Evan Stephens Evan Stephens (June 28, 1854 – October 27, 1930) was a Latter-day Saint composer and hymn writer.
Eve Queler Eve Queler is an American conductor and the emerita Artistic Director of the Opera Orchestra of New York.
Ezra Rachlin Ezra Rachlin (5 December 191521 January 1995) was an American conductor and pianist.
F. Melius Christiansen F. Melius Christiansen (April 1, 1871-June 1, 1955) was a Norwegian-born violinist and choral conductor in the Lutheran choral tradition.
Fabien Sevitzky Fabien Sevitzky (September 29, 1893 in Vyshny Volochyok – February 3, 1967 in Athens) was a Russian-born American conductor.
Fausto Cleva Fausto Cleva was an Italian-born American operatic conductor.
Felix Bernard Felix Bernard (April 28, 1897–October 20, 1944) was an American conductor, pianist and a composer of popular music.
Felix Slatkin Felix Slatkin was an American violinist and conductor.
Ferdinand Sorenson Ferdinand Sorenson (1882–1966) was a prominent music educator in the U.S. state of Oregon as well as a conductor, composer, dance instructor and performer.
Florence Louise Pettitt Louise Pettitt (1918 – March 25, 2006), born Florence Louise Staples, was one of the first American female opera conductors.
Francisco Núñez Francisco J. Núñez (born 1965 New York City) is an American conductor, composer, and the Director of the Young People’s Chorus of New York City.
Frank Albinder Frank Scott Albinder is an internationally acclaimed conductor of male choral music.
Frank Battisti Frank Battisti is the Conductor Emeritus of the New England Conservatory of Music Wind Ensemble.
Frank Bencriscutto Frank Bencriscutto (September 21, 1928 – August 28, 1997), nicknamed "Dr. Ben," was an American conductor and composer of concert band music.
Frank Brieff Frank Brieff (19 April 1912 – 22 November 2005) was an American musician and conductor.
Frank Comstock Frank G. Comstock (September 20, 1922 – May 21, 2013) was an American composer, arranger, conductor and trombonist.
Frank Damrosch Frank Heino Damrosch (June 22, 1859 – October 22, 1937) was a German-born American music conductor and educator.
Frank Pooler Frank Pooler (March 29, 1926 – January 19, 2013) was an award-winning American choirmaster, and former Director of Choral Studies at California State University, Long Beach.
Frank St. Leger Douglas Francis "Frank" St. Leger was a British-American conductor of Indian birth.
Frank Van der Stucken Frank Valentine Van der Stucken (October 15, 1858 – August 16, 1929) was an American composer and conductor, and founder of the Cincinnati Symphony in 1895.
Franz Allers Franz Allers (August 6, 1905, Carlsbad, Austria-Hungary (now Czech Republic) – January 26, 1995, Paradise, Nevada, U.S.A.) was a European-American conductor of ballet, opera, Broadway musi...
Fred Barton Fred Barton (born October 20, 1958) is an American composer, lyricist, director, actor, singer, arranger, conductor, and pianist who made his New York debut in 1982 as co-creator-arranger-perfor...
Frederick Fennell Frederick Fennell (July 2, 1914 in Cleveland, Ohio – December 7, 2004 in Siesta Key, Florida) was an internationally recognized conductor, and one of the primary figures in promoting the wind en...
Frederik Prausnitz Frederik William Prausnitz was a German-born American conductor and teacher.
Frieda Belinfante Frieda Belinfante (born May 10, 1904, Amsterdam – died April 26, 1995, Santa Fe, New Mexico) was a Dutch cellist, conductor, a prominent lesbian and a member of the Dutch Resistance during World...
Gene Forrell Gene Forrell (1915–2005) was an American composer and conductor.
George Bragg George Washington Bragg was an American conductor and founder of the Texas Boys Choir.
George Byrd George Byrd (born March 22, 1926 in Anson County / North Carolina, USA; died March 12, 2010 in Munich, Germany) was an American conductor.
George Cates George Cates was an American music arranger, conductor, songwriter and record executive known for his work with Lawrence Welk and his orchestra.
George Cleve George Wolgang Cleve is an American conductor who was born in Vienna.
George Daugherty George Daugherty is an Irish-American conductor, director, producer, and writer.
George Greeley George Greeley (born Georgio Guariglia; July 23, 1917 – May 26, 2007) was an Italian-American pianist, conductor, composer, arranger, recording artist and record producer who is known for ...
George Lynn George Lynn (1915 – March 16, 1989) was an American composer, conductor, pianist, organist, singer, and music educator.
George N. Parks George Nathan Parks (May 23, 1953 – September 16, 2010) was the director of the University of Massachusetts Minuteman Marching Band at University of Massachusetts Amherst from 1977 until his sud...
George S. Howard Colonel George Sallade Howard (February 24, 1902-September 18, 1995) was commander and conductor of The United States Air Force Band between 1944 and 1963.
George Szell George Szell (June 7, 1897 – July 30, 1970), originally György Széll, György Endre Szél, or Georg Szell, was a Hungarian-born American conductor and composer.
George Tsontakis George Tsontakis (born Astoria, Queens, New York City, October 24, 1951) is an American-born composer and conductor of Greek descent.
Georgie Stoll Georgie Stoll (7 May 1905, Minneapolis, MN - 18 January 1985, Monterey, CA) was a musical director, conductor, composer and jazz violinist, associated with the Golden Age of MGM musicals and per...
Gerald Steichen Gerald Steichen (born 1963 in Tonkawa, Oklahoma) is an American music conductor, pianist and stage actor.
Gerard Schwarz Gerard Schwarz (born August 19, 1947) is an American conductor.
Gilbert Kaplan Gilbert Edmund Kaplan (born New York City, U.S.) is an American businessman, former journalist and amateur conductor.
Gilbert Levine Sir Gilbert Levine, KC*SG (born January 22, 1948, Brooklyn, New York) is an American conductor.
Gisele Ben-Dor Gisele Ben-Dor (April 26, 1955) is an American Israeli orchestra conductor of Uruguayan origin.
Glen Adsit Glen Adsit is an American conductor and music educator.
Glen Roven Glen Roven is a composer, lyricist, and conductor.
Gordon Curran Stewart Gordon Curran Stewart is Publisher of the online and print newspapers, Philipstown.info and 'The Paper', Principal of The Next Deal, Inc., Secretary of the Judson Welliver Society of Senior Pres...
Gordon W. Bowie Gordon W. Bowie, bass trombonist, composer and conductor, was director of the Montgomery Village Community Band in Montgomery County, Maryland.
Grant Gershon Grant Gershon (born November 10, 1960) is an American conductor and pianist.
Gundaris Pone Gundaris Pone (October 17, 1932 – March 15, 1994) was a Latvian-American composer of contemporary classical music, conductor, and professor.
Gustav Dannreuther Gustav Dannreuther (July 21, 1853 – December 19, 1923) was a violinist and conductor from Cincinnati, Ohio.
Gustav Hinrichs Gustav Ludwig Wilhelm Hinrichs was a German-born American conductor and composer.
Gustav Meier Gustav Meier is the director of the Orchestra Conducting Program at the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University.
Gustav Strube Gustav Strube (3 March 1867 – 2 February 1953) was a German-born conductor and composer.
Hans Balatka Jan Balatka (February 26, 1825, Olomouc - April 17, 1899, Chicago) was a Moravian-born American composer composer and the founder of the Milwaukee Musical Society.
Hans Kindler Johannes Hendrikus Philip "Hans" Kindler (January 8, 1892 – August 30, 1949) was an American cellist and conductor.
Hans Kreissig Hans Kreissig was a German-born American pianist, music teacher, and conductor.
Harl McDonald Harl McDonald was an American composer, conductor, pianist and teacher.
Harry Begian Dr. Harry Begian was an American band director, composer and arranger.
Harvey B. Dodworth Harvey B. Dodworth (1822–1891) was a bandmaster and conductor of the 13th Regiment Band as well as the Dodworth Band, and was the first person in the United States to arrange Richard Wagner's mu...
Harvey Sollberger Harvey Sollberger is an American composer, flutist, and conductor specializing in contemporary classical music.
Helen Cha-Pyo Helen Cha-Pyo is a Korean-born American conductor and organist.
Henri Berger Henry or Henri Berger (August 4, 1844, Berlin – October 14, 1929, Honolulu) was a Prussian Kapellmeister composer and royal bandmaster of the Kingdom of Hawaii from 1872 to his death.
Henri René Henri René (born Harold M. Kirchstein; December 29, 1906-April 25, 1993), was an American musician who had an international career in the recording industry as a producer, composer, conduc...
Henry B. Vincent Henry Bethuel Vincent (December 28, 1872 – January 7, 1941) was a composer and organist.
Henry Christian Timm Henry Christian Timm (July 11, 1811 – September 5, 1892) was a German-born American pianist, conductor, and composer.
Henry Doktorski Henry Doktorski III is one of America's premier concert accordionists.
Henry Kimball Hadley Henry Kimball Hadley (20 December 1871 – 6 September 1937) was an American composer and conductor.
Henry Mancini Enrico Nicola "Henry" Mancini (April 16, 1924 – June 14, 1994) was an American composer, conductor and arranger, who is best remembered for ...
Henry Mazer Henry Mazer (1917–2002), was an American conductor who was also the former conductor and music director of Taipei Philharmonic Orchestra from 1985 until suffering a stroke in February 2001.
Hyman Schandler Hyman Schandler (August 11, 1900 – September 3, 1990) was a violinist, teacher, and conductor.
Ignat Solzhenitsyn Ignat Aleksandrovich Solzhenitsyn is a Russian-American conductor and pianist who is the conductor laureate of the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia and the principal guest conductor of the Mosc...
Igor Buketoff Igor Buketoff was an American conductor, arranger and teacher.
Irwin Hoffman Irwin Hoffman (born 26 November 1924) is an American conductor, born in New York.
Irwin Kostal Irwin Kostal (October 1, 1911 – November 23, 1994) was an American musical arranger of films and an orchestrator of Broadway musicals.
Isaiah Jackson Isaiah Allen Jackson (born 22 January 1945) is an African American conductor of world renown.
Ivan Törzs Ivan Törzs is an American conductor and pianist educated at Princeton University, Mannes College of Music, and the Juilliard School.
Izler Solomon Izler Solomon (January 11, 1910, Saint Paul, Minnesota - 6 December 1987, Fort Wayne, Indiana) was an American orchestra conductor, active mostly in the Midwest.
J. A. C. Redford Jonathan Alfred Clawson Redford (born July 14, 1953, in Los Angeles, California) is an American composer, arranger, orchestrator, and conductor of concert, chamber, and choral music; film, telev...
J. Reilly Lewis J. Reilly Lewis, a native of Washington, D.C., is the founding conductor of the Washington Bach Consort and the music director of the Cathedral Choral Society.
J. Spencer Cornwall Joseph Spencer Cornwall (February 23, 1888 – February 26, 1983) was a conductor of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir in the mid-20th century.
Jack Elliott (composer) Jack Elliott (August 6, 1927 - August 18, 2001) was an American television and film composer, conductor, music arranger, and television producer.
Jack Everly Jack Everly is an American conductor and music arranger who serves as Principal Pops Conductor with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, Naples Philharmonic Orchest...
Jack Marshall (composer) Jack Marshall (November 23, 1921 – September 20, 1973) was an American guitarist, conductor, and composer.
Jack R. Anderson Jack R. Anderson was appointed Director of Bands at the University of Pittsburgh in 1995 after serving as assistant director at Pitt for 9 years.
Jack Stamp Jack Stamp (born March 5, 1954 in College Park, Maryland) is a North American Wind Ensemble conductor and composer.
James Erb James "Jim" Erb is an American composer, arranger, musicologist, and conductor.
James Fankhauser James Lee Fankhauser (born August 1939, Lyons, Kansas) is an American conductor, tenor, and educator who is primarily known for his work within the field of choral music in Canada.
James Feddeck James Feddeck is the Assistant Conductor of the Cleveland Orchestra and Music Director of the Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra.
James Freeman (conductor) James Freeman is Professor Emeritus of Music at Swarthmore College in Swarthmore, PA. He is also the artistic director and conductor of Philadelphia's renowned contemporary music chamber orchest...
James Guthrie (conductor) James Kelley Guthrie (March 11, 1914-March 9, 1996) was an American symphony conductor and newspaper executive.
James Hewitt (musician) James Hewitt (June 4, 1770 – August 2, 1827) was an American conductor, composer and music publisher.
James Jordan (conductor) James Jordan is an american writer, conductor, and professor at Westminster Choir College of Rider University in Princeton, New Jersey where he is currently the Senior Conductor and directs the ...
James Levine James Lawrence Levine (born June 23, 1943) is an American conductor and pianist.
James M. Fulton James Melville Fulton was a composer, arranger, conductor, and music educator best known for composing marches.
James Mason (conductor) James Mason or "Jimmy" Mason (August 26, 1941 - June 22, 1991) was a conductor of classical music.
James Meena James Meena is an American conductor and opera administrator.
James Tim Brymn James "Tim" Brymn, born in Kinston, North Carolina on October 5, 1881 and died in New York City on October 3, 1946, was a jazz musician in the early 1900s from Kinston, North Carolina.
James Touchi-Peters James Touchi-Peters (born October 10, 1965) is an American composer, symphonic conductor, lyricist, pianist, jazz vocalist and record producer.
James Wayne (musician) James D. Wayne (born December 1937 on Long Island, New York) is an American concert band conductor and recording engineer.
James Yannatos James Yannatos (March 13, 1929 – October 19, 2011) was a composer, conductor, violinist and teacher.
Jameson Marvin Jameson Neil Marvin (b. 1941, Glendale CA) is an American choral conductor, composer, arranger, and editor who from 1978-2010 directed the Harvard Glee Club, the Radcliffe Choral Society, and th...
Jan Meyerowitz Jan Meyerowitz (23 April 1913 in Breslau as Hans-Hermann Meyerowitz - 15 December 1998 in Colmar) was a German-American composer, conductor, pianist and writer.
Jane Ring Frank Jane Ring Frank (born 1960 in Los Angeles, California) is a female American Choral Conductor who leads music publisher E. G. Schirmer's Philovox Recording Chorus.
Jascha Horenstein Jascha Horenstein (Яша Горенштейн; – 2 April 1973) was an American conductor.
Jascha Zayde Jascha Zayde was an American pianist, composer, and conductor.
Javier Jose Mendoza Javier Jose Mendoza is a Mexican American conductor who most recently has served as the music director of the Chicago Arts Orchestra.
Jay E. Welch Jay Evard Welch (November 6, 1925 – December 15, 2008) was an American musician who was a music director of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, a longtime University of Utah professor, and founde...
Jay Meetze Jay Duane Meetze (born August 2, 1973) is an American conductor and impresario.
Jean Morel Jean Paul Morel (January 10, 1903, Abbéville - April 14, 1975, New York City) was an American conductor of French birth.
Jean Paul Morel Jean Paul Morel (January 10, 1903, Abbéville - April 14, 1975, New York City) was an American conductor of French birth.
Jeff Alexander Jeff Alexander (July 2, 1910 – December 23, 1989) was an American conductor, arranger, and composer of film, radio and television scores.
Jeff Arwady Jeff Arwady is an American conductor and composer of classical music.
Jeff Manookian Jeff Manookian (born November 24, 1953) is an American pianist, composer and conductor.
Jeff Tyzik Jeff Tyzik (born Jeff Tkazyik c. 1951) is an American conductor, arranger, and trumpeter from Rochester, New York, working primarily with orchestral and jazz styles.
Jeffrey Milarsky Jeffrey Milarsky is one of the leading conductors of contemporary music in New York City.
Jeffri W. Bantz Jeffri W. Bantz was an American classical conductor and teacher.
Jens Nygaard Jens Nygaard (26 Oct 1931 - 24 Sep 2001) was an American orchestra conductor.
Jeri Lynne Johnson Jeri Lynne Johnson is the Founder and Music Director of the Black Pearl Chamber Orchestra, the first and only multi-ethnic professional orchestra in Philadelphia.
Jerold Ottley Jerold Don Ottley was the music director of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir from 1974 to 1999.
Jerrold Fisher Jerrold Fisher is an American composer, conductor, singer, arranger and musician.
Jerry Blackstone Jerry Blackstone is a Grammy Award winning American choral conductor.
Jerry Bresler Jerome (Jerry) Bresler (Born May 29, 1914 in Chicago, Illinois with a twin sister Geraldine – Died March 17, 2000 in Delray Beach, Florida, Age 85) was an American conductor, songwriter, musici...
Jerry Fielding Jerry Fielding (June 17, 1922 – February 17, 1980) was an American radio, record, film and television composer, conductor, and musical director.
Jerry Gray (arranger) Jerry Gray was an American violinist, arranger, composer, and leader of swing dance orchestras bearing his name.
Jerry Junkin Jerry Junkin (Jerry F. Junkin) was an American conductor.
Jimmie Haskell Jimmie Haskell (born Sheridan Pearlman, 1936, Brooklyn, New York, United States) is a prolific American composer and arranger for a variety of popular singers and motion pictures.
Jo-Michael Scheibe Jo-Michael Scheibe (born 1950) chairs the Thornton School of Music’s Department of Choral and Sacred Music at the University of Southern California, where he conducts the USC Chamber Singers, te...
Joan Szymko Joan Szymko (born 1957) is an American choral conductor, music educator and composer.
JoAnn Falletta JoAnn Falletta (born February 27, 1954, in Brooklyn, New York) is an American classical musician and orchestral conductor.
Joel Eric Suben Joel Eric Suben (born 16 May 1946) is an American composer and conductor known primarily for his recordings of music by contemporary American and European composers.
Joel Spiegelman Joel Spiegelman (born January 23, 1933) is an American composer, conductor, concert pianist, harpsichordist, recording artist, arranger, author and teacher.
Joel Thome Joel Thome is the conductor and artistic director of Orchestra of Our Time.
John Douglas (conductor) John Douglas (3 June 1956 – 12 July 2010) was an American conductor, voice teacher, vocal coach, and accompanist.
John Ferritto John E. Ferritto (January 20, 1937 – January 7, 2010) was an American composer, conductor, and music professor.
John Giordano John Read Giordano (born December 31, 1937) is an American orchestra conductor, professor of music, composer, and former concert saxophonist.
John Giordano (conductor) John Read Giordano (born December 31, 1937) is an American orchestra conductor, professor of music, composer, and former concert saxophonist.
John Kennedy (musician) John Kennedy is an American conductor and composer, presently serving as Resident Conductor and Director of Orchestral Activities of Spoleto Festival USA in Charleston, South Carolina.
John Langstaff John Langstaff (December 24, 1920 – December 13, 2005), a concert baritone, and early music revivalist was the founder of the Northeast United States tradition of the Christmas Revels, as well a...
John Stepan Zamecnik John Stepan Zamecnik (Cleveland, Ohio, May 14, 1872 - Los Angeles, California, June 13, 1953) was an American composer and conductor.
John Stromberg John Stromberg (Prince Edward Island, Canada, 1853 - New York, 1902), was an American songwriter, composer, and conductor born in Canada of Swedish ancestry (name originally "Stramborg").
John T. Madden John T. Madden (born c. 1963) is Director of the Spartan Marching Band, Associate Director of Bands and Associate Professor of Music at Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan.
John Varineau John Varineau is the associate music director for the Grand Rapids Symphony, as well as the director of the Grand Rapids Youth Symphony and Classical Orchestra.
John Vincent (composer) John Nathaniel Vincent, Jr (May 17, 1902 – January 21, 1977) was an American composer, conductor, and music educator.
Johnny Mann Johnny Mann (born August 30, 1928, Baltimore, Maryland) is an American arranger, composer, conductor, entertainer, and recording artist.
Jonathan May Jonathan May (October 9, 1958 – February 27, 2010) was an American cellist and conductor.
Jonathan Sternberg Jonathan Sternberg (July 27, 1919) is an American conductor, musical director and professor emeritus of music known for his work with symphonic orchestras in the United States, China, Germany an...
Jonathan Yates Jonathan Yates is an American conductor of the Sarah Lawrence College, Yo-Yo Ma's Silk Road Ensemble and a recipient of both Walter F. Naumburg's Chamber Music Prize and American Society of ...
Joseph Hawthorne Joseph Campbell Hawthorne was an American conductor, violinist, violist, and military officer.
Joseph Hermann Joseph W. Hermann is a leading American wind band conductor and educator and is currently Director of Bands and Professor of Music at Tennessee Technological University in Cookeville, Tennessee.
Joseph John Richards Joseph John Richards was a composer, conductor, and music educator best known for writing over 300 compositions for circus and school bands.
Joseph LaCalle José María Lacalle García, known in America as Joseph M. Lacalle was a clarinetist, composer, conductor and music critic.
Joseph Lacalle José María Lacalle García, known in America as Joseph M. Lacalle was a clarinetist, composer, conductor and music critic.
Jung-Ho Pak Jung-Ho Pak (born February 4, 1962 in Burlingame, California) is an American symphony conductor.
K. Lee Scott K. (Keaton) Lee Scott (born 1950 in Valley, Alabama) is an internationally known teacher, musician, conductor and composer of sacred music, choral music and hymns, residing in Birmingham, Alabama.
Karen P. Thomas Karen P. Thomas, composer and conductor, is the Artistic Director and Conductor of Seattle Pro Musica and Director of Music at University Unitarian Church.
Karl Haas Karl Haas (December 6, 1913February 6, 2005) was a German-American classical music radio host; he was known for his sonorous speaking voice, humanistic approach to music appreciation and popular...
Katherine Hoover Katherine Hoover (born December 2, 1937, in Elkins, West Virginia) is an American composer and flutist.
Kathleen McGuire Dr. Kathleen Alison McGuire (born May 22, 1965, Melbourne, Australia) is a choral and orchestral conductor, arranger, composer, music educator, vocalist and multi-instrumentalist.
Keith Brion Keith Brion is an American classical conductor and band leader.
Keith Lockhart Keith Alan Lockhart (born November 7, 1959) is currently the music director and principal conductor of the Boston Pops Orchestra and the principal conductor of the BBC Concert Orchestra.
Kenneth Amis Kenneth Amis (born 1970) is the tuba player with the Empire Brass.
Kenneth Fuchs Kenneth Fuchs (born July 1, 1956) is an American composer, conductor, and educator.
Kenneth Fulton Kenneth Fulton,MME - Ph.D is the Sanders Alumni Professor of Choral Studies and Chair of the Division of Ensembles and Conducting at Louisiana State University's College of Music and Dramatic Arts.
Kenneth Jennings Kenneth Jennings (born 1925) is the Harry R. and Thora Helseth Tosdal Professor Emeritus of Music and Director Emeritus of the St. Olaf Choir.
Kenneth Schermerhorn Kenneth Dewitt Schermerhorn (November 20, 1929 – April 18, 2005) was an American composer and orchestra conductor, most notably for the Nashville Symphony.
Kenneth Slowik Kenneth Slowik (b. 1954) is an American cellist, viol player, and conductor, Curator of Musical Instrument Collection at the National Museum of American History and Artistic Director of the Sm...
Kenneth Woods Kenneth Woods is an American conductor and cellist.
Kent Nagano Kent George Nagano (born November 22, 1951) is an American conductor and opera administrator.
Kermit Poling Kermit Poling (born 1960, Cleveland, Ohio) is a conductor, violinist and composer.
Knud Andersson Knud D. Andersson (1910, Bochum - 1 December 1996, New Orleans) was a German-born American conductor.
Kory Katseanes Kory Katseanes is the director of the School of Music at Brigham Young University as well as its orchestra program, one of the largest collegiate orchestra programs in the United States.
Kristina Boerger Kristina Boerger is Visiting Associate Professor and Interim Director of Choral Activities at the University of Illinois School of Music at Urbana-Champaign.
Kurt Adler Kurt Adler (March 1, 1907 – September 21, 1977) was an Austrian classical chorus master, music conductor, author and pianist.
Kurt Herbert Adler Kurt Herbert Adler (2 April 1905 – 9 February 1988) was an Austrian-born American conductor and opera house director.
Kurt Schindler Kurt Schindler (17 February 1882 – 16 November 1935) was a German-born American composer and conductor.
Lamar Stringfield Lamar Stringfield (October 10, 1897 - January 21, 1959) was a classical composer, ﬂutist, symphony conductor and anthologist of American folk music.
Laszlo Halasz Laszlo Halasz was an American opera director, conductor, and pianist of Hungarian birth.
Lawrence Foster Lawrence Foster is an American conductor of Romanian ancestry.
Lawrence Leighton Smith Lawrence Leighton Smith, an American conductor and pianist, was born April 8, 1936 in Portland, Oregon and passed away on October 25, 2013 in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
LCDR Anthony A. Mitchell USN LCDR Anthony A. Mitchell was a composer and band leader who led the United States Navy Band throughout the 1960's.
Lehman Engel Lehman Engel was an American composer and conductor of Broadway musicals, television and film.
Leif Bjaland Leif Bjaland was named the artistic director and conductor of the Florida West Coast Symphony in 1997.
Leo F. Forbstein Leo Frank Forbstein (October 16, 1892 – March 16, 1948) was an American film musical director and orchestra conductor who worked on more than 550 projects during a twenty-year period.
Leon Botstein Leon Botstein (born December 14, 1946 in Zürich, Switzerland) is an American conductor, scholar, and the President of Bard College.
Leon Burke III Dr. Leon Burke III is an American musician, singer, and conductor from St. Louis, Missouri.
Leon Fleisher Leon Fleisher (born July 23, 1928) is an American pianist and conductor.
Leonard Bernstein Leonard Bernstein (August 25, 1918 – October 14, 1990) was an American composer, conductor, author, music lecturer, and pianist.
Leonard Falcone Leonard V. Falcone (5 April 1899 – May 2, 1985) was best known for being Professor of Baritone Horn and Euphonium at Michigan State University where he also served from 1927 to 1967 as Director ...
Leonard Slatkin Leonard Edward Slatkin (born September 1, 1944) is an American conductor and composer.
Leonard Stein (musicologist) Leonard Stein (born December 1, 1916, d. Los Angeles, 24 June, 2004) is an American musicologist who had a close association with Arnold Schoenberg.
Leopold Damrosch Leopold Damrosch (October 22, 1832 – February 15, 1885) was a German American orchestral conductor.
LeRoy Holmes LeRoy Holmes (born Alvin Holmes September 22, 1913, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania – July 27, 1986, Los Angeles, California) was an American songwriter, composer, arranger and conductor.
Leslie Dunner Leslie Byron Dunner (born January 5, 1956) is an American conductor and composer.
Lew Douglas Lew Douglas (August 25, 1912 - November 11, 1997) was an American composer, arranger, and conductor.
Lincoln Holroyd Lincoln Holroyd (May 9, 1881 - February 12, 1961) was a cornet soloist with Arthur Pryor, Patrick Conway (The Otsego Farmer, June 21, 1935) and appeared with the John Philip Sousa Band (Utica Ob...
Lionel Newman Lionel Newman (January 4, 1916 – February 3, 1989) was an American conductor, pianist, and film and television composer.
Lorin Maazel Lorin Varencove Maazel (born March 6, 1930) is an American conductor, violinist and composer.
Loris Ohannes Chobanian Loris Ohannes Chobanian is an accomplished Armenian-American composer of classical music, expert conductor, and guitar and lute teacher and performer.
Lorna Cooke deVaron Lorna Cooke deVaron (born January 17, 1921) is an American choral conductor.
Louis Lane Louis Lane (born December 25, 1923) is an American conductor.
Louis Lipstone Louis R. Lipstone (né Louis Ralph Lipstein, June 5, 1892 - March 18, 1954) was head of Paramount Pictures music department from 1939 to 1954.
Lucien Southard Lucien Southard (1827-1881) was an American conductor, who directed concerts at the Peabody Institute following the tenure of James Monroe Deems.
Lukas Foss Lukas Foss (August 15, 1922 – February 1, 2009) was an American composer, pianist, and conductor.
Lyn McLain Lyn McLain (born April 17, 1928 in New York State) is a music teacher and orchestra leader.
Léon Barzin Léon Eugene Barzin was a Belgian-born American conductor and founder of the National Orchestral Association, the oldest surviving training orchestra in the United States.
Mark Stringer Mark Stringer (born 1964) is an American conductor.
Mark Warnow Mark Warnow (April 10, 1900 - October 17, 1949) was a noted violinist and orchestra conductor, who performed widely on radio in the 1930s and 1940s.
Markand Thakar Markand Thakar (born 1955, New York City) is an American conductor.
Markdavin Obenza Markdavin Manulat Obenza is an American conductor and current Artistic Director of the Byrd Ensemble.
Marlon Daniel American conductor Marlon Daniel is one of the foremost exponents of music by composers of African and African American descent in the world.
Martin Pearlman Martin Pearlman (born May 21, 1945, Chicago) is an American conductor, harpsichordist, composer, and early-music specialist.
Mary Davenport Engberg Mary Davenport Engberg, also referred to as Mary Davenport-Engberg and Madame Davenport-Engberg (15 February 1880 in Spokane – January 23, 1951 in Seattle) was an American violinist,...
Mary Hopper Mary Hopper is an American choral conductor and music minister.
Massimo Freccia Massimo Filippo Antongiulio Maria Freccia (19 September 1906 – 16 November 2004) was an Italian American conductor.
Matthias Manasi Matthias Daniel Manasi (born 26 December 1969) is a German conductor and pianist.
Maureen May Maureen May (née Getting; born September 22, 1962) is an American cellist and conductor.
Maurice Abravanel Maurice Abravanel (January 6, 1903 – September 22, 1993) was an American Jewish conductor of classical music.
Maurice Goldman Maurice Goldman (1910–1984) was an internationally known composer and conductor.
Maurice McAdow Maurice Clark McAdow was an American conductor, trumpeter, and music educator who served as director of bands at the University of North Texas College of Music for years, from fall 1945 to spri...
Maurice Peress Maurice Peress is an American orchestra conductor, educator and author.
Max Goberman Max Goberman (191131 December 1962) was an American conductor.
Max Leon Max M. Leon (1904 - November 2, 1984) was an impresario, radio producer, conductor, musicologist, opera manager, referee, and businessman.
Max Meth Max Meth (born c. 1900-died January 3, 1984) was a Broadway musical director and conductor for over 40 years (1927 - 1968).
Max Reiter Max Reiter (20 October 1905 Trieste, Italy – 13 December 1950 San Antonio) was an Italian-born American conductor who founded the San Antonio Symphony Orchestra in 1939 and developed it to the r...
Michael Sweeney Michael Sweeney (born 1952) is an ASCAP award-winning American composer and musician.
Michael Tilson Thomas Michael Tilson Thomas (born December 21, 1944) is an American conductor, pianist and composer.
Michel Singher Michel Singher is a French born conductor currently serving as a Coordinator of Opera at San José State University's School of Music and Dance in San Jose, California.
Miguel Franz Pinto Miguel Franz Pinto (August 25, 1940, Sagua La Grande, Cuba — September 30, 2006, Cedar Falls, Iowa) was a Cuban American vocal coach, conductor, and pianist.
Mikhail Press Mikhail (Moisej) Isaakovich Press, also known as Michael Press, (Михаил Исаакович Пресс; 22 November 1871 in Vilnius, Lithuania – 22 December 1938 in Lansing, Michigan) was a Russian-Ameri...
Milton Katims Milton Katims (June 24, 1909February 27, 2006) was an American violist and conductor.
Milton Preves Milton Preves (June 18, 1909 in Cleveland, Ohio – June 11, 2000 in Glenview, Illinois) was a violist, conductor.
Milton Rosenstock Milton Rosenstock (June 9, 1917, New Haven, Connecticut - April 24, 1992, New York City) was an American conductor, composer, and arranger.
Mischa Bakaleinikoff Mikhail Romanovich Bakaleinikov or Mischa Bakaleinikoff was a noted musical director, film composer and conductor.
Mitchell Ayres Mitchell Ayres (December 24, 1909 – September 5, 1969) was an orchestra leader, music arranger, composer and performer.
Nahan Franko Nahan Franko was an American violinist, conductor and concert promoter.
Neeme Järvi Neeme Järvi (born June 7, 1937) is an Estonian conductor.
Nick Perito Nicholas Perito (April 7, 1924 – August 4, 2005) was a Hollywood composer and arranger and, for 40 years, the closest collaborator of singer Perry Como.
Nicola Rescigno Nicola Rescigno (May 28, 1916 – August 4, 2008) was an Italian-American conductor, particularly associated with the Italian opera repertory.
Noah Greenberg Noah Greenberg (1919, Bronx – 8 January 1966, New York City) was an American choral conductor.
Nola Nahulu Nola Ann Nāhulu (born November 3, 1954) is a Hawaiian choral conductor.
Norman J. Hunt Norman J. Hunt (died 1984) was a composer, conductor, arranger, and performer in the big band era, covering a wide range of musical styles including classical music, jazz, and was a featured sol...
Norman Leyden Norman Fowler Leyden (born October 17, 1917) is an American, conductor, arranger, and clarinetist.
Norman Luboff Norman Luboff (May 14, 1917 - September 22, 1987) was an American music arranger, music publisher, and choir director.
Norman Mackenzie (conductor) Norman Mackenzie is the Grammy Award winning director of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chorus and Chamber Chorus.
Norman Scribner Norman Orville Scribner is an American conductor, composer, pianist, and organist.
Odaline de la Martinez Odaline de la Martinez (born 31 October 1949) is a Cuban-American composer and conductor, currently residing in the UK. She is the artistic director of Lontano, a London-based contemporary music...
Oscar Potoker Oscar Potoker (born Vinnitsa April 26, 1880, date and place of death uncertain) was a musician and film composer.
Ossip Gabrilowitsch Ossip Gabrilowitsch was a Russian-born American pianist, conductor and composer.
Otto Klemperer Otto Klemperer (14 May 18856 July 1973) was a German conductor and composer.
Otto Singer Otto Singer (July 26, 1833 – January 3, 1894) was a German musician also active in the USA.
Otto Sutro Otto Sutro (1833–1896) was a German-born American organist, conductor, minor composer, publisher and music store owner, and a leading figure in the musical life of Baltimore, Maryland.
Paavo Järvi Paavo Järvi (born December 30, 1962) is an Estonian conductor.
Patrick Dupré Quigley Patrick Dupré Quigley (born December 1, 1977 in New Orleans, LA) is a Grammy-nominated American conductor.
Patrick Kavanaugh Patrick Kavanaugh (born October 20, 1954) is a composer, conductor, and the author of many books, including Music of the Spheres (Four Brothers Publishing), The Spiritual Lives of the Great Comp...
Patrick Summers Patrick Summers (born August 14, 1963) is an American conductor best known for his work as Artistic and Music Director of Houston Grand Opera and as Principal Guest Conductor of the San Francisc...
Paul Bergé Paul Bergé (October 20, 1881 – May 1970) was the music director of the Houston Symphony from 1916 to 1918.
Paul Cristo Paul Hardesty Cristo (born January 2, 1980) is an American composer and conductor.
Paul Gemignani Paul Gemignani is an award-winning American musical director with a career on Broadway and West End theatre spanning over forty years.
Paul Hostetter Conductor Paul Hostetter is the Ethel Foley Distinguished Chair in Orchestral Activities for the Schwob School of Music at Columbus State University, the Conductor and Artistic Advisor for the S...
Perry Townsend Perry Townsend is an American composer and pianist based in New York City.
Pete King (composer) Pete King was a prolific American music composer and arranger of easy listening music and film soundtracks.
Peter Bay Peter Bay is Music Director and Conductor of the Britt Festival Orchestra in Oregon, and Music Director of the Austin Symphony Orchestra.
Peter Herman Adler Peter Herman Adler (2 December 1899, Gablonz an der Neiße, Bohemia – 2 October 1990, Ridgefield, Connecticut) was an American conductor born in Austria–Hungary in Gablonz an der Neiße, which is ...
Peter Matz Peter Matz (November 6, 1928 – August 9, 2002) was an award winning American musician, composer, arranger and conductor.
Peter Rodgers Melnick Peter Rodgers Melnick (born July 24, 1958) is a composer for film, television and musical theatre.
Peter Tiboris Peter Ernest Tiboris is an American conductor particularly noted for conducting and producing concerts at Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, and other classical music venues around the world, especi...
Philip James Philip James (May 17, 1890 – November 1, 1975) was an American composer, conductor and music educator.
Pierre Monteux Pierre Benjamin Monteux (4 April 18751 July 1964) was a French (later American) conductor.
Rachael Worby Rachael Worby is an American conductor who was the First Lady of West Virginia.
Ralph Farris Ralph Farris (born Ralph Howard Farris, Jr., 1970) is an American violist, violinist, composer, arranger, producer and conductor, best known in the genre of new music as a founding member ...
Ralph Lyford Ralph Lyford (February 22, 1882-September 3, 1927) was an American composer and conductor.
Ralph M. Gambone Captain Ralph M. Gambone, USN, served as Leader/Officer in Charge of the U.S. Navy Band from August 13, 1998 to March 2007.
Rand Steiger Rand Steiger (b. June 18, 1957 in Queens, New York) is an American composer, conductor, and pedagogue.
Ransom Wilson Ransom Wilson is an American flutist and conductor.
Ray Charles (composer) Ray Charles (born Charles Raymond Offenberg, September 13, 1918, Chicago, Illinois, United States) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, vocal arranger and conductor who is best kno...
Ray Heindorf Ray Heindorf (August 25, 1908 – February 3, 1980) was an American songwriter, composer, conductor, and arranger.
Ray Reach Raymond Everett Reach, Jr. (born August 3, 1948) is an American pianist, vocalist and educator residing in Birmingham, Alabama, now serving as Director of Student Jazz Programs for the Alabama J...
René Clausen René Clausen is an American composer, conductor of The Concordia Choir, and professor of music at Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota.
Reona Ito Reona Ito is a Japanese-American conductor who studied at the George Washington University.
Richard Bernas Richard Bernas (born April 21, 1950 New York City) is a British-based conductor.
Richard Burgin Richard Burgin was a Polish-American violinist, best known as associate conductor and the concertmaster of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.
Richard Carrick Richard Carrick (born 1971 in Paris, France) is an American composer, pianist and conductor.
Richard Dufallo Richard John Dufallo was an American clarinetist, author, and conductor with a broad repertory.
Richard Hageman Richard Hageman (9 July 1881 – 6 March 1966) was a Dutch-born American conductor, pianist, composer, and actor.
Richard Hayman Richard Hayman (March 27, 1920 – February 5, 2014) was an American arranger, harmonica player and conductor.
Richard Hazard Richard Hazard (March 2, 1921 – December 20, 2000) was an American television composer, orchestrator, conductor and writer.
Richard Kapp Richard Kapp (October 9, 1936 – June 4, 2006) was an American conductor.
Richard Lert Richard Lert (19 September 1885 - 25 April 1980) was an American conductor of Austrian birth.
Richard Sparks Richard Andrew Sparks (born August 29, 1950) is an American choral conductor.
Robert Armbruster Robert Armbruster was a Philadelphia-born American composer, conductor, pianist and songwriter.
Robert Bass (conductor) Robert H Bass (4 August 1953 – 25 August 2008) was an American conductor who notably served as the music director of the Collegiate Chorale in New York City for almost three decades.
Robert Bergt Robert Bergt was Artist-in-Residence and Bach scholar at Concordia Seminary in St. Louis, MO, a position he held since 1995.
Robert Bernat Robert Bernat (born July 3, 1931 Johnstown, PA - died December 3, 1994) was an American composer and the founder, artistic director, and conductorof the River City Brass Band in Pittsburgh, PA. ...
Robert Bernhardt Robert "Bob" Bernhardt is an American conductor, currently the musical director and conductor of the Chattanooga Symphony & Opera, and the principal pops conductor of the Louisville Orchestra.
Robert Black (conductor) Robert Carlisle Black (April 28, 1950 – November 14, 1993) was an American conductor, pianist and composer.
Robert Brink Robert Greenleaf Brink is an American violinist, conductor, and educator.
Robert Craft Robert Lawson Craft (born October 20, 1923) is an American conductor and writer.
Robert De Cormier Robert De Cormier (aka Bob Corman) (born January 7, 1922) is an American musical conductor, arranger, and director, and a graduate of the Juilliard School.
Robert Folk Robert Folk (born March 5, 1949) is an American film and television composer and conductor who has written many movie scores, as well as other orchestral music in a classical style.
Robert Hood Bowers Robert Hood Bowers (24 May 1877 - 29 December 1941) was an American composer, conductor and musical director of operettas and stage musicals, and a conductor and musical director for radio.
Robert Ian Winstin Robert Ian Winstin (1959 – 2010) was a composer, conductor and pianist.
Robert Kapilow Robert Kapilow (December 22, 1952) is an American composer, conductor, and music commentator.
Robert Shafer (conductor) Robert John Shafer, Jr. (born January 1, 1946) is a Grammy Award-winning American conductor, classical composer, educator and church musician (pianist, organist).
Robert Shaw (conductor) Robert Shaw (April 30, 1916January 25, 1999) was an American conductor most famous for his work with his namesake Chorale, with the Cleveland Orchestra and Chorus, and the Atlanta Symphony Orche...
Robert Spano Robert Spano (born 7 May 1961, Conneaut, Ohio) is an American conductor and pianist.
Robert Strassburg Robert Strassburg was a leading American conductor, composer, musicologist and music educator of the twentieth century.
Steven Bryant (composer) Steven Bryant (b. 1972, Little Rock, AR) is an active American composer and conductor with a varied catalog, including works for orchestra, wind ensemble, electronics, and chamber music.
Steven Byess Steven Byess is an American orchestral conductor.
Steven Karidoyanes Steven Karidoyanes (born November 5, 1957, Boston, Massachusetts) to Michael and Tula Karidoyanes is an American composer, broadcaster and conductor with the Plymouth Philharmonic Orchestra.
Steven Mercurio Steven Mercurio is an Italian American conductor and composer.
Steven Reineke Steven Reineke (born September 14, 1970) is a conductor, composer, and arranger from Cincinnati, Ohio.
Steven Sametz Steven Sametz is active as both conductor and composer.
Steven Schick Steven Schick is a percussionist from the USA, specializing in contemporary music.
Steven Sloane Steven Sloane (b. 1958, Los Angeles, California) is an American-born conductor based in Germany.
Stu Phillips (composer) Stu Phillips (born September 9, 1929) is an American composer of film scores and television-series theme music, conductor and record producer.
Sue Fink Sue Fink is an American singer, songwriter, conductor, and voice teacher.
Sylvan Levin Sylvan Levin (190310 August 1996) was an American concert pianist and conductor.
Szymon Goldberg Szymon Goldberg (1 June 190919 July 1993) was a Polish-born American classical violinist and conductor.
Ted Weems Wilfred Theodore (Ted) Weems (originally Wemyes) (26 September 1901 - 6 May 1963) was an American bandleader and musician.
Terry Lowry Terry Lowry is an American composer, pianist and conductor.
Terry Plumeri Terry Plumeri (born November 28, 1945) is an American classical composer, film composer, conductor, double bassist, lecturer, and producer.
Thea Kano Thea Kano (born August 1, 1965) is an American conductor.
Theodore Eisfeld Theodore Eisfeld (April 11, 1816, Wolfenbüttel, Braunschweig, Germany – 16 September 1882, Wiesbaden) was a conductor, most notably of the New York Philharmonic Society, which became the New Yor...
Theodore Kuchar Theodore Kuchar (born May 31, 1963) is a Ukrainian American conductor of classical music and a violist.
Theodore Lettvin Theodore Lettvin (1926–2003) was an American concert pianist and conductor.
Theodore Spiering Theodore Bernays Spiering (September 5, 1871 – August 11, 1925) was an American violinist, conductor and teacher.
Theodore Thomas (conductor) Theodore Thomas (October 11, 1835 – January 4, 1905) was an American violinist and conductor of German birth.
Thomas C. Duffy Thomas C. Duffy, DMA (born June 17, 1955) is Professor (adjunct) of Music and the Director of Bands at Yale University.
Thomas Dunn (musician) Thomas Dunn (December 21, 1925 – October 26, 2008) was an American musician and music editor known for his performances of Baroque music.
Thomas Fulton Thomas Fulton (September 18, 1949 - August 4, 1994), was an American conductor.
Thomas Schippers Thomas Schippers (9 March 1930 – 16 December 1977) was an American conductor.
Thor Johnson Thor Martin Johnson (June 10, 1913 – January 16, 1975) was an American conductor.
Tibor Kozma Tibor Kozma (1909 - 24 March 1976) was an American conductor, pianist, accompanist, and vocal coach of Hungarian birth.
Timothee Adamowski Tymoteusz "Timothee" Adamowski was a Polish-born American conductor, composer, and violinist.
Timothy Long Timothy Long is a conductor and pianist with an active performing career in the United States and abroad.
Timothy Rhea Dr. Timothy B. Rhea is the Director of Bands at Texas A&M University in College Station, TX. Timothy Rhea is the conductor of the Texas A&M Wind Symphony and the director of the Fightin’ Texas A...
Tito Muñoz Tito Arturo Muñoz (born July 14, 1983) is an American conductor and the formerly Music Director of Ensemble LPR, the resident ensemble of New York City's (Le) Poisson Rouge.
Torrie Zito Salvatore "Torrie" Zito was an American pianist, music arranger, composer and conductor.
Victor Herbert Victor August Herbert (February 1, 1859 – May 26, 1924) was an Irish-born, German-raised American composer, cellist and conductor.
Victor Kolar Victor Kolar (February 12, 1888 – June 16, 1957) was a Hungarian-born American composer and conductor.
Victor Rosenbaum Victor Rosenbaum (born 1941) is an American composer, conductor and pianist.
Victoria Bond Victoria Ellen Bond (born 6 May 1945) is an American conductor and composer.
Vilem Sokol Vilem Sokol (May 22, 1915August 19, 2011) was a Czech-American conductor and professor of music at the University of Washington from 1948 to 1985, where he taught violin, viola, conducting, as w...
Vincent La Selva Vincent La Selva (born September 17, 1929 in Cleveland, Ohio) is an American conductor.
Vladimir Bakaleinikov Vladimir Romanovich Bakaleinikov, also Bakaleynikov and Bakaleinikoff was a Russian-American violist, music educator, conductor and composer.
Wally Harper Wally Harper (c. 1941 – October 8, 2004) was an American musical director, composer, conductor, dance arranger, and musical supervisor for many Broadway and Off-Broadway productions.
Walter B. Rogers Walter Bowman Rogers (October 14, 1865 – December 24, 1939) was an American cornet player, brass band leader, orchestral conductor and composer, who was responsible for most of the orchest...
Walter Damrosch Walter Johannes Damrosch (January 30, 1862 – December 22, 1950) was a German-born American conductor and composer.
Walter Fried Walter J. Fried (August 18, 1877–August 18, 1925) was an American violinist and conductor.
Walter Hendl Walter Hendl was an American conductor, composer and pianist.
Walter Herbert (conductor) Walter Herbert (né Seligmann, February 18, 1898 – September 14, 1975) was an American conductor and impresario of German birth, as well as a world champion at contract bridge.
Wassili Leps Wassili Leps (1870–1942) was a Russian-born American composer and conductor.
Werner Janssen Hans-Werner Janssen (1 June 1899 – 19 September 1990) was an American conductor of classical music, and composer of classical music and film scores.
Werner Wolff (musician) Werner Wolff (October 7, 1883 – November 25, 1961) was a German-born conductor and musicologist who was conductor of the Hamburg Opera and founded the Chattanooga Opera Association in Chattanoog...
Weston Noble Weston Noble (born 1922) is a highly respected and accomplished American music educator and conductor.
Wilhelm Gericke Wilhelm Gericke was an Austrian-born conductor and composer who worked in Vienna and Boston.
Will Crutchfield Will Crutchfield is a noted American conductor, musicologist, and vocal coach.
Will Vodery Will Vodery was an African-American composer, conductor, orchestrator, and arranger, and one of the few black Americans of his time to make a name for himself as a composer on Broadway, working ...
William Axt William Axt (April 19, 1888 – February 13, 1959) was an American composer of nearly two hundred film scores.
William Berwald William Berwald (1864–1948) was an American composer and conductor of German origin.
William C. K. Irwin William C. K. Irwin, also known as William C. Irwin and Will Irwin (3 January 1907 – 23 October 1998), was an American pianist, conductor, and songwriter.
William Dehning William Dehning (born August 13, 1942) is an American conductor, teacher, and author who spent almost his entire career in the collegiate realm.
William Eddins William Eddins (born December 9, 1964, Buffalo, New York) is an American pianist and conductor.
William Ennis Thomson William Ennis Thomson (b. 1927, Fort Worth) is an American music educator at the collegiate level, music theorist, composer, former Music School Dean and Professor at the Thornton School of Musi...
William Grant Still William Grant Still (May 11, 1895 – December 3, 1978) was an African-American classical composer who wrote more than 150 compositions.
William Llewellyn Wilson William Llewellyn Wilson was a Baltimore-born African American conductor, musician and music educator.
William Loose William George "Bill" Loose (June 5, 1910 – February 22, 1991) was an American composer of film, cartoon and television soundtrack music and stock musical cues.
William Merrigan Daly William Merrigan Daly, Jr., known to friends and colleagues as Bill Daly (1 September 1887 in Cincinnati – 3 December 1936 in New York City), was a pianist, composer, songwriter, orchestra...
William Motzing William Edward "Bill" Motzing (August 19, 1937January 30, 2014) was an American-born composer, conductor and arranger, best known for the award-winning film and television scores and gold and pl...
William Revelli William D. Revelli was the director of bands, including the Michigan Marching Band, at the University of Michigan for 36 years from 1935-1971.