Haley Rudolph made her Tilles Center debut in August 2017, conducting the Romance from Dvorak's Czech Suite. She graduated from Bard College Conservatory with a Master of Music in Orchestral Conducting under the mentorship of Harold Farberman. Ms. Rudolph is the recipient of the 2016 National Graduate Conductor Scholarship from SAI and Outstanding Conductor Award from LIU C.W. Post. She held the position of Music Director of Clarkson University Orchestra and has worked with the String Orchestra of Brooklyn, among several other professional groups. Haley has performed in masterclasses for Gerard Schwarz and Diane Wittry, and became a Fellow at the Conductor's Institute at Bard in 2015. She holds a B.M. in Music Education from the Crane School of Music with a concentration on violin.
"Rudolph’s own composition Atmosphere (2017) conveyed adroit flow and sharp irony: the opening French horn posed mystery and its brief sardonic comment at the conclusion to the other instruments conveyed trenchant, ironic humor at being ignored." - The Millbrook Independent