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The Musical Musings of a Conductor for Life

a sound for sore ears

Dr. Paul Elliot Cobbs
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I began my conducting career in Detroit, Michigan where I was the Associate Conductor of the Detroit Metropolitan Symphony, Principal Conductor of its chamber orchestra and frequent Guest Conductor of the Michigan Opera. While in Europe studying conducting at the Akademie für Musik, I was Principal Conductor of the Festival Chamber Orchestra in Vienna. In the Northwest, I have been Assistant Conductor with the Seattle Opera, Music Chair of The Northwest School of the Arts and Conductor of the Discover Music! community concert series with the Seattle Symphony. I am currently Director of Orchestral Activities at Central Washington University and Music Director of Tacoma Youth Symphonies in addition to his position with the Everett Symphony.