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Otto Tausk extends contract with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra until 2029/30

KD SCHMID is thrilled to announce that Maestro Otto Tausk has extended his contract as Music Director of the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra and Artistic Advisor of the VSO School of Music into the 2029/30 season.

“Since 2018, Maestro Tausk has demonstrated his deep commitment to the musicians of the VSO and our audiences across the Lower Mainland,” says Angela Elster, President & CEO of the VSO and VSO School of Music. “I look forward to another six seasons of collaborating with Otto to bring our community together through the power of music, and building on our current momentum.”

“One of my goals at the VSO has been to make the orchestra renowned for its sense of curiosity,” says Maestro Tausk. “I feel so lucky, grateful, and honored to be a part of this ever growing, amazing orchestra and school of music.“

You can find the full press release here