Marjorie Gould Hahn is in her 40th year as conductor and teacher of the South Florida Youth Symphony organization. She became the Executive Director ten years ago, has guided the organization to a superb level of programming, teaching, touring and ensemble development. In addition to holding the podium for the youth symphony, she has secured and appointed a musical staff dedicated to the development of South Florida’s young talent. She was the private conducting pupil and stepdaughter of Carmen Nappo, the late founder of the South Florida Youth Symphony. She is currently serving a six year term on the Board of the Youth Orchestra Division of the League of American Orchestras.
Marjorie Gould Hahn is an active teacher and performer, serving as adjunct French horn instructor for Miami Dade College, Kendall for eleven years, and continuing education trumpet instructor, and private studio teacher of both instruments. She performs regularly with the quintet Miami’s Top Brass, and is the French hornist for the Miami Dade College, Kendall Woodwind Quintet.