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Alan Futterman | Northwest Mahler Festival
Alan Futterman is the Music Director of the Bremerton Symphony, the Peninsula Ballet Orchestra and the Academy Chamber Orchestra. He was previously Music Director of the Dover Symphony Orchestra, Principal Conductor for the Weierstrass Society Concerts of Contemporary Music (New York, NY), and Conductor in Residence for Jeunesses Musicales of Europe. He has served on the Music Faculty of Manhattan School of Music and Central Washington University. Locally, Mr. Futterman has been a guest conductor with the Seattle Philharmonic and the Yakima Symphony Orchestra. Conducting one of his own works elicited the following recently published review, "Last season's performance of Futterman's Romanian Medley, was received so graciously that it even elicited cheering from the audience – a gesture usually reserved for sports, not symphony." Mr. Futterman holds a Master's degree from the Juilliard School of Music with two years of Doctoral studies in Musicology and Baroque Performance Practice. He