TEXARKANA, TEXAS (KTAL/KMSS) – The Texarkana Symphony Orchestra made a big announcement Tuesday.
The group announced Philip Mann as its new music director. Mann is an internationally acclaimed conductor. He holds a Ph.D. from the University of Sydney, Sydney Conservatory. Mann also has held conducting positions with the Indianapolis and San Diego Symphonies.
“For me, a great musical experience is one that basically brings alive all of our senses, all of our intellect, all of our emotions, our brains, our hearts,” said Mann.
The Texarkana Symphony Orchestra season is set to kick off in October. Mann has signed a three year contract with the group.