On the move: Latest sector appointments

Strong appointments in the music sector, including AD for Melbourne Chamber Orchestra and new General Manager at Tura.

The Board of Melbourne Chamber Orchestra has announced Sophie Rowell as the organisation’s new Artistic Director, marking a new era for the MCO, and the third to take the role in MCO’s 30-plus year history.

As a well respected and recognised violinist, Rowell has been Concertmaster of Melbourne Symphony Orchestra since 2015, was founder of the Tankstream Quartet, appointed to the Australian String Quartet and was winner of the 2000 ABC Young Performer’s Award.

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Celina Lei is an Arts Writer at ArtsHub. She acquired her masters in Art, Law and Business in New York with a B.A. in Art History and Philosophy from the University of Melbourne. She has previously worked across global art hubs in Beijing, Hong Kong and New York in both the commercial art sector and art criticism. Prior to joining ArtsHub, she was an editorial assistant at the Hong Kong based ArtAsiaPacific magazine and is an art host on independent Instagram platform Club Ambroise. Celina is based in Naarm/Melbourne, Victoria. Instagram: @lleizy_