Jamie Hafner Named Conductor Of Brevard Community Band
There were smiles all around. Big smiles, broad smiles, grins, and sparkling eyes. The Brevard Community Band had just finished its best concert ever featuring trombonist Charlie Vernon of the Chicago Symphony. The Porter Center was packed with over 500 in attendance. There had been a longstanding ovation and three curtain calls for the conductor.
But this wasn't the real reason for the happiness. It was the announcement that followed the June 15 concert.
BCB President Kathy Young stood on a chair and announced that interim conductor Jamie Hafner had accepted appointment by the BCB Board o...