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The Richmond Symphony Orchestra is based in Richmond, Virginia. One of the nation's leading regional orchestras, it employs 72-85 musicians who give over 100 performances each season to over 125,000 audience members. Its music director (since 2010) is Steven Smith; its associate conductor (since 2007) is Dr. Erin Freeman. Previous music directors were Edgar Schenkman (1957-71), Jacques Houtmann (1971-86) and George Manahan (1987-98). Previous associate conductors include William Henry Curry (the first), Peter Bay, Marin Alsop, Thomas Wilkins, Eckart Preu, and Sarah Hatsuko Hicks (the most recent). - Source: Wikipedia

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