Kaleb Benda has advanced to the finals round of The American Prize in the discipline of band conducting.
The Sooner Sinfonia has been featured in the Guthrie News Leader newspaper for their upcoming concert.
Kaleb Benda has advanced to the semi-finals of The American Prize in the discipline of orchestral conducting.
Kaleb Benda has advanced to the semi-finals of The American Prize in the discipline of band conducting.
Kaleb Benda will serve as Music Director and Conductor of the Sooner Sinfonia, an orchestra he has founded based in Oklahoma City.
Kaleb Benda has joined the faculty of University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma as Adjunct Band Director. He will conduct the concert band in rehearsals and performance, as well as working with Student Conductors.
Kaleb Benda has joined the artist roster of Elegy Artist Management.
Featured article covering the Enid Symphony Orchestra's July 4th concert. Article by Sarah Beth Guevara.
News article feature of the Enid Symphony Orchestra's Fourth of July concert. Article by Sarah Beth Guevara.
Kaleb Benda has been accepted to participate in the 2018 Southwestern University Conductors' Institute. Repertoire to include Aaron Copland's Appalachian Spring Suite for 13 Instruments.
Kaleb Benda has been invited to be a participant in the 2018 Danube International Conducting Masterclass and Competition, held in Budapest, Hungary.
Kaleb Benda has been selected as the new Music Director of St. Stephen's Presbyterian Church. Responsibilities include conducting the choir, leading hymns, and planing other music.
Kaleb Benda has advanced to the finals of The American Prize award in the discipline of conducting.
The Enid Symphony Orchestra's 2018-2019 season has been announced. Featured Guest Artist appearances include a return of Harmonica Virtuoso Robert Bonfiglio, Enid Native Barbara Baird, Rich Ridenhour, and Leona Mitchell. Featured pieces include Respighi's Pines of Rome, Poulenc's Organ Concerto, Cole Porter's Anything Goes, and local favorite Home for the Holidays.
Kaleb Benda has been accepted as an active participant to the Fort Worth Symphony Conducting Workshop where he will be studying with Miguel Harth-Bedoya.
Oklahoma City University's regional premiere of Nico Muhly's opera Dark Sisters has won first place in the 2017-2018 National Opera Association Production Competition. Kaleb Benda served as Assistant Conductor for this production.
Kaleb Benda has been named the Assistant Conductor of the Enid Symphony Orchestra, the first in the organization's history. This appointment follows a successful performance of his Graduate Recital. This appointment begins immediately.
Kaleb Benda has advanced to the semi-finalist round of The American Prize award in the discipline of conducting.
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