In this episode of Neighbor to Neighbor, host Keith Mader sits down with Gail Ridenour, Executive Director for the Bellingham Symphony Orchestra. Formerly known as the Whatcom Symphony Orchestra, the Bellingham Symphony consists of over 80 volunteer musicians, including many local music teachers. It performs six season concerts throughout the year at the Mt. Baker Theatre. It also engages in many community outreach programs. In this interview, we discuss all aspects of this robust organization as well as the individual stories of Gail Ridenour and Music Director, Yaniv Attar.
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