Artistic Operations Manager
Amanda Fischer joined the New York Youth Symphony as Artistic Operations Manager in November 2018 and was promoted to Director of Artistic Operations in August 2020. With a background in orchestral production and artistic administration, Ms. Fischer has previously held positions at the Cincinnati Symphony and Pops Orchestras, New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, and most recently at Carnegie Hall’s Weill Music Institute, where she organized professional training workshops, NYO-USA, NYO2, and NYO Jazz for aspiring young musicians. She is also a freelance production manager at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center where she manages the Classical Series. A trained instrumentalist and singer, Ms. Fischer received her Bachelor of Music in Trumpet Performance from Temple University in Philadelphia.