MATTHEW HOOPER is in his fourth season as the Music Director and Conductor of the West Shore Symphony Orchestra of Mechanicsburg and Carlisle, Pennsylvania. Matthew was selected as a Winner (2nd place) in The American Prize in Conducting in 2015. He will serve as a Conducting Fellow at the Allentown Symphony in 2015-16.
Hooper previously served as the Assistant Conductor of the Muncie
Symphony and Ball State University Orchestras in Muncie, Indiana,
Resident Music Director of the Muncie Civic Theatre, and Music Director
for Indiana Public Radio’s annual live radio dramas.