Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra Appoints Acting Exec Director
The Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra has appointed Kimberly Bredemeier acting executive director. Her responsibilities include managing the human and financial resources of the organization in order to achieve the orchestra's mission. Bredemeier has served as director of operations for the Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra for 15 seasons. In that time she was overseer of every performance of the Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra and Chorus at the Victory Theatre, Lincoln and Mesker Amphitheatre, Red Skelton Performing Arts Center, Rapp Owen Granary, former Roberts Stadium and The Centre, St. Meinrad Archabbey and several Tri-State churches.
She has served as an executive member in contract negotiations, secured international visas for performers, managed a successful international choral tour to Ireland, formed partnerships with Mt. Vernon Fine Arts Academy, Romans Road Ministry and Legacy Dance Company, continued collaborations with University of Evansville, Evansville Ballet Theatre and Ballet Indiana.
She received her bachelor of science in music management from University of Evansville with percussion major and piano and classical guitar minor. Bredemeier is also a former Evansville Philharmonic Youth Orchestra member. She has guest lectured at the University of Evansville in their Music Management programs over the last 10 years.