Jim Bates, Louisville Youth Orchestra
Currently, ending his third season as Music Director of the Louisville Youth Orchestra, Jim Bates brings to the podium a variety of musical experiences as a teacher, performer and scholar. A native of Springfield, Ohio, Mr. Bates earned a Bachelor's Degree in Music Education from the University of Louisville in 1983. In 1992, he received a Master's Degree in Double Bass performance from Indiana University and is currently in the dissertation phase of a Ph.D. of Musicology at the University of Louisville.
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Jim Bates, Music Director, Louisville Youth Orchestra; Jonathan Stokes, Artist, Louisville Glassworks; Trish Salerno, The Pleiades Theatre Company (#104)