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Orchestra conductor

James Anthony Setapen, American Orchestra conductor. Recipient Certified of Appreciation Governor Roy Romer of Colorado, 1988. With United States Army, 1970-1973. Member Condrs. Guild (board directors).

Background

Setapen, James Anthony was born on November 8, 1948 in New York City. Son of Fred Albert and Agatha Marguerite (Di Lascio) Setapen.

Education

Bachelor of Music, Eastman School Music, Rochester, New York, 1970; Master of Music, Cleveland Institute Museum, 1975.

Career

Assistant conductor, Omaha Symphony Orchestra, 1975-1976; principal conductor, Cleveland Opera Theater, 1976-1978; conductor, U. Alabama Symphony, Tuscaloosa, 1976-1978; assistant conductor, Oakland (California) Symphony Orchestra, 1978-1980; Exxon Arts endowment conductor, Denver Symphony Orchestra, 1980-1983; associate conductor, Denver Symphony Orchestra, 1983-1988; music director, conductor, Amarillo (Texas) Symphony Orchestra, since 1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

With United States Army, 1970-1973. Member Condrs. Guild (board directors).

Connections

Married Carol Susan Feinblatt, September 2, 1979. Children: Ilana Michelle, Adam Michael.

father:
Fred Albert Setapen

mother:
Agatha Marguerite (Di Lascio) Setapen

spouse:
Carol Susan Feinblatt

children:
Ilana Michelle Setapen

Adam Michael Setapen