- Karl Geiringer Hall (UCSB)
Admission is free.
Douglas Hall joined the San Diego Symphony as a hornist in 1988, and is also a Personnel Manager. Having been the manager of the San Francisco Brass, he brought those administrative talents to the SDSO. Doug has a master's degree from the San Francisco Conservatory. He and his wife produced the San Diego Music Source book, and performed the Musical Instrument Petting Zoo in schools. Doug started his management career with the San Diego Opera, and then became assistant to James Hoffman, Personnel Manager for the Symphony. When Mr. Hoffman retired, Doug became the Personnel Manager for both organizations. In 1997 the orchestra went bankrupt, and came back in 1998. In helping with the rebuilding of the SDSO, Mr. Hall ran more than 60 national auditions.
Mr. Hall will give a lecture entitled, "Auditioning and Playing with a Symphony Orchestra." Karl Geiringer Hall. Admission is free.