Britt Festival Chooses New Music Director
Britt Festivals has chosen Teddy Abrams as the new Music Director and Conductor of the Classical Festival. Abrams was chosen after an extensive search that drew 130 applicants from across the U.S. and Europe. Abrams spent a week in residence at Britt this summer, leading the orchestra in two concerts.
As Music Director, Abrams is the artistic leader of Britt’s Classical Festival, and is responsible for building an artistic vision, selecting guest artists and repertoire, and leading the Britt Orchestra.
In addition to Britt, Abrams is currently the Assistant Music Director of the Detroit Symphony, and the Assistant Conductor of the Sun Valley Summer Symphony. He was formerly the Resident Conductor of the MAV Symphony in Budapest. He is also an accomplished pianist, clarinetist and composer.