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Tiffany Chang conductor 

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Awards: 

Solti Foundation U.S. Career Assistance Award (2020), OPERA America Grant for Women Stage Directors and Conductors (2021)


Artist faculty: 

Oberlin Conservatory, Berklee College of Music, Boston University


Alumna of the altMBA: 

a highly selective, global leadership course - focusing on decision-making, operating under ambiguity, understanding worldviews, risk-taking, critical thinking, storytelling, marketing, strategy, driving innovation, securing buy-in, management, and making change happen 


The Dallas Opera Hart Institute for Women Conductors: Residency (2019)


Published article in UK publication "Notes from the Podium"

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PROFESSIONAL ENGAGEMENTS      (*upcoming)

ORCHESTRA & OPERA

Conductor, Oberlin Conservatory (The Puppy Episode, world premiere) - Oberlin, OH | Feb. 2022* 

Guest Conductor, Opera Columbus (Tosca) - Columbus, OH | Nov.-Dec. 2021* 

Guest Conductor, Portland Opera (Tosca) - Portland, OR | Oct.-Nov. 2021

Orchestra reading of Verdi’s Don Carlo, The Dallas Opera - Dallas, TX | Mar. 2020

Residency, The Dallas Opera Hart Institute for Women Conductors - Dallas, TX | Oct.-Nov. 2019

Conductor, North End Music and Performing Arts Center Opera Project -  Boston, MA | 2012-

Conductor & Assistant Professor, Oberlin Conservatory - Oberlin, OH | 2018-

Guest Conductor, Soloists of New England Orchestra - Boston, MA | Jan. 2019

Guest Conductor, BlueWater Chamber Orchestra - Cleveland, OH| Nov. 2018

Conductor, Baldwin Wallace Symphony Orchestra - Berea, OH | 2017-2018

Guest Conductor, Brookline Symphony Orchestra - Boston, MA | Mar. 2017

Guest Conductor, Oberlin Conservatory String Celebration - Oberlin, OH | Mar. 2017

Guest Conductor, OperaHub - Boston, MA | Jul. 2016

Guest Conductor, Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Boston - Boston, MA | Apr. 2015

Guest Conductor, Parkway Concert Orchestra - Walpole, MA | Dec. 2015

Conductor, Boston University Symphony/Chamber Orchestra - Boston, MA | 2014-2016

Guest Conductor, Boston University Opera Fringe Festival - Boston, MA | 2014-2015

Founder & Conductor, New England Repertory Orchestra - Boston, MA | 2010-2016

Cover/Staff Conductor, Boston Youth Symphony Orchestra - Boston, MA | 2012-16, 2019

Guest Conductor, Dana Hall School of Music Summer Symphony - Wellesley, MA | Jun. 2014

Guest Conductor, Greater Boston Asian-American Youth Symphony Orchestra - Lexington, MA |Spring 2014

Assistant Conductor, Boston University Opera Institute - Boston, MA | 2010-2012

Assistant Conductor, Boston University All-Campus Orchestra - Boston, MA | 2010- 2013

Assistant Conductor, Young Artists Orchestra, Boston University Tanglewood Institute - Lenox, MA | Aug. 2011

Assistant Conductor, Northern Ohio Youth Orchestras - Oberlin, OH | 2007-2009


NEW MUSIC


Conductor/Presenter, The Arc Project (new music festival/conference) -  online | Dec. 2021*

Conductor/Presenter, New Music Gathering (festival/conference) - online | Aug. 2021

Guest Conductor, Dinosaur Annex Contemporary Ensemble -  Boston, MA | Mar. 2020

Guest Conductor, ALEA III - Boston, MA | 2019, 2014

Conductor, Ligeti’s Aventures for Berklee 2017 Words and Music Festival - Boston, MA | Apr. 2017

Guest Conductor, Xanthos Ensemble - Boston, MA | Mar. 2012


EDUCATIONAL


Associate Professor, Berklee College of Music - Boston, MA | 2013-

Guest Conductor, AMIS High School Honor Orchestra Festival - Dubai, U.A.E | Mar. 2020

Interim Director of Orchestral Studies, Baldwin Wallace Conservatory of Music - Berea, OH | 2017-2018

Guest Conductor, IASAS Cultural Convention Festival Orchestra - Taipei, Taiwan | Mar. 2018

Acting Director of Orchestral Activities, Boston University School of Music - Boston, MA | Spring 2016

Assistant Director of Orchestral Activities, Boston University School of Music - Boston, MA | Fall 2015

Guest Conductor, Dana Hall School of Music Summer Symphony - Wellesley, MA | Jun. 2014


SPEAKER & CONTRIBUTOR


Orchestrating Change Podcast Guest, Canton Symphony Orchestra - online | Sept 2021*

Published article, Notes from the Podium (UK online publication) - online | Oct 2021

Guest speaker, Girls Who Conduct (conference) - online | Jun. 2021


OTHER EXPERIENCE


altMBA, Akimbo Workshops - online | 2021

The Marketing Seminar, Akimbo Workshops - online | 2020-21

Orchestra and Chamber Music Manager, Tanglewood Institute - Lenox, MA | Jun.-Aug. 2012

Re-orchestrator for Poulenc’s Dialogues of the Carmelites, Boston University - Boston, MA | Spring 2012

AWARDS

OPERA America Grant for Women Stage Directors and Conductors (2021)

Solti Foundation U.S. Career Assistance Award (2020)

Winner - The American Prize in Opera Conducting (2017)

Third Prize - The American Prize in Orchestral Conducting (2014)

Third Prize - The American Prize in Orchestral Performance (2014)

Esther B. Albert S. Kahn Career Entry Award - Boston University (2013)

School of Music Conducting Award - Boston University (2011)

Pi Kappa Lambda Prize for Musicianship - Oberlin Conservatory (2009)

Theodore Presser Scholarship - Oberlin Conservatory (2007)

Ernest Hatch Wilkins Memorial Prize - Oberlin Conservatory (2007)

TRAINING

Education

Doctor of Musical Arts, Orchestral Conducting - Boston University School of Music (Boston, MA | May 2013)

Master of Music Education - Oberlin Conservatory of Music (Oberlin, OH | May 2009)

Bachelor of Music, Cello Performance - Oberlin Conservatory of Music (Oberlin, OH | May 2009)

Bachelor of Music, Music Education - Oberlin Conservatory of Music (Oberlin, OH | May 2009)

Minor, Composition - Oberlin Conservatory of Music (Oberlin, OH | May 2009)

Minor, Music Theory - Oberlin Conservatory of Music (Oberlin, OH | May 2009) 

Skills

Bilingual in Mandarin Chinese and English; familiar with Spanish, Italian, German

Marketing and social media campaigning experience, including video and audio editing

Studies

Conducting

Principal studies: David Hoose, Bridget-Michaele Reischl, and Amy Chang

Masterclass studies: Carlo Montanaro, Emmanuel Villaume, Nicole Paiement, Gustav Meier, JoAnn Falletta, Gunther Schuller, Benjamin Zander, Robert Spano, Larry Rachleff, Donald Schleicher, Kirk Trevor, Gábor Hollerung

Masterclass & Workshop Participation

The Dallas Opera Hart Institute for Women Conductors, The Dallas Opera Orchestra Dallas, TX | Oct.-Nov. 2019

Conductor’s Guild Workshop, Richmond Symphony and Symphony Chorus Richmond, VA | Apr. 2011

International Conducting Workshop and Festival, Bohuslav Martinu Philharmonic Zlin, Czech Republic | Jul. 2010

NYC International Conducting Workshop, Astoria Symphony Astoria, NY | Mar. 2010

Cello & Composition

Principal cello studies: Amir Eldan, Hans Jensen, and Peter Rejto

Principal composition studies: Amelia Kaplan and Jeffrey Kowalkowski