Association of British Orchestras

Head of BSO Participate

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Competitive Closing date 18 October 2019
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra is a world-class ensemble known for spearheading change both on and off the stage. Empowering lives through music remains at the core of all that the BSO does, and the work of BSO Participate is known as a benchmark for the sector. We are seeking an exceptional individual to build on the successes of recent years and to ensure the BSO remains at the vanguard of creativity, inclusion, engagement and participation The Orchestra were Alzheimer’s Society’s ‘Dementia Friendly Organisation of the Year’ in 2017, before presenting the world’s first professional disabled-led ensemble at the BBC Proms in 2018. Known for its work in defining the modern symphony orchestra, BSO Participate – who work with all ages off the stage – is internationally recognized as an act to follow. Over 650 community workshops and events take place each year across the BSO’s vast region, enhancing thousands of lives each year.

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Annual Conference

The next conference will be held in Manchester from 29-31 January 2020,

hosted by The Hallé and BBC Philharmonic