Teaching-Fall 2019


This fall Jamie has enjoyed working with students throughout the Mid-Atlantic Region! In recent weeks, Jamie has led rehearsals with the Peabody Symphony, the Baltimore Symphony Youth Orchestras, the Chesapeake Youth Symphony Orchestras, and the Southern Maryland Youth Orchestra. 

Orchestra Society of Philadelphia

June 14, 2019

Jamie returns to the Orchestra Society of Philadelphia to conduct Mendelssohn's Meeresstille und Glückliche Fahrt and Beethoven's Symphony No. 1 in C Major. This orchestra is made up of professional and community musicians from the Philadelphia area, and meet every week to play different repertoire. Jamie has developed a close relationship with the OSP, being invited to return four times since first conducting the ensemble in June of 2018.

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra

April 5-7, 2019

Jamie joins the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra as Cover Conductor to Music Director Miguel Harth-Bedoya for subscription concerts this spring. The program features Percussion Soloist Colin Currie in Andrew Norman's Switch concerto, Dvorak's Carnival Overture, and Martinu's Symphony No. 1.

Batlimore Symphony Masterclass

March 6, 2019

On March 6, Jamie joined fellow young conductors in a masterclass with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra led by Music Director Marin Alsop. The repertoire for this masterclass included Rimsky-Korsakov's Scheherazade. In this photo, Jamie listens as musicians from the BSO give invaluable feedback from his performance.   

Jamie Conducts Frederick All-County Orchestra

January 23, 2019

This week Jamie conducts the Frederick All-County High-School Orchestra in Frederick, Maryland! Repertoire includes Telemann, Sibelius, and Grieg. 

Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music

July 30-August 3, 2018

Jamie attends the prestigious Conductors Workshop at the Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music in Santa Cruz, CA. Jamie will conduct the Cabrillo Festival Orchestra in masterclasses led by Cristian Măcelaru and Octavio Más-Arocas. 

Susquehanna Symphony Orchestra

June 3, 2018

Jamie joins the Susquehanna Symphony Orchestra in Bel Air, MD as Guest Conductor for a Summer Community Concert. This program will feature Bernstein's (arr. Mason) Selections from West Side Story, John Williams' Suite from Star Wars and more! Partnering organizations will be on hand working with the SSO to raise awareness for the opioid crisis. 

Upcoming Performances in 2018!

January 4, 2018

In February, Jamie conducts Milhaud, Nielsen, Sibelius, Strauss, Britten, and Toch with students from the Peabody Institute, including Guilherme Andreas, Flute and Katie Procell, Soprano. 

10th Gregorz Fitelberg International Competition for Conductors

November 1, 2017

Jamie has been invited to participate in the 10th Gregorz Fitelberg International Competition for Conductors being held November 17-26, 2017 in Katowice, Poland. Along with other young conductors from around the world, Jamie will conduct the Silesian Philharmonic Orchestra in repertoire ranging from symphonies by Beethoven, Brahms, and Tchaikovsky, to works by Bartók, Shostakovich, Lutosławski, and Penderecki.

Jamie to Attend Peabody Institute

July 20, 2016

Jamie will join the prestigious conducting program at the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University in the inaugural class of Marin Alsop. During this two year residency, Jamie will have the opportunity to conduct Peabody Ensembles in rehearsals and performances, and will participate in conducting masterclasses with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. In addition to his studies with Maestra Alsop, guest teachers include Hannu Lintu, Nicholas McGegan, Leonard Slatkin, Markus Stenz, and Markand Thakar.   

Jamie Advances in Besançon Competition

May 11, 2015

Following a successful audition in Montreal, Jamie has been selected as one of twenty finalists to appear in Besançon in September! 238 conductors auditioned for this prestegious competition.


International Competition for Young Conductors Besançon

Orchestre Victor Hugo Franche-Comté

Sinfonieorchester Basel 

Ensemble vocal Sequenza 9.3

September 15-20, 2015



Bartók- Dance Suite, Sz. 77

Mozart- Die Zauberflöte, K.620 (Complete)

Fauré- Requiem in D minor, Op. 48 (1893 Version)

Ravel- Concerto for Piano and Orchestra in G Major

John Adams- The Chairman Dances

Guillaume Connesson- New Work for Orchestra

Johannes Brahms- Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56a


International Competition for Young Conductors Besançon

March 5, 2015

Jamie will compete in the preliminary round of the International Competition for Young Conductors Besançon on May 2, 2015 in Montréal, Canada. 



Beethoven- Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 36

Stravinsky- Le Sacre du Printemps


February 27, 2014

Jamie has been selected from an international pool of applicants to participate in a masterclass with Maestro Bernard Haitink as part of the 2014 Lucerne Festival Academy, April 10-14, 2014.


Bernard Haitink | Artistic Director of the Master Class

Festival Strings Lucerne and Guests



Mozart- Symphony No. 39 in E flat major, K. 543

Brahms-Symphony No. 3 in F major, Op. 90

Mahler-Symphony No. 4 in G major

Debussy-Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune

Jamie is the recipient of the 2013 Thelma A. Robinson Award!

June 1, 2013

The Conductors Guild announces Jamie Reeves as the winner of the 2013 Thelma A. Robinson Scholarship Award. This distinguished award and $1,250 prize is given biennially to a U.S. citizen who has participated in at least one Conductors Guild Conductor Training Workshop. 

Reeves participated in the Conductors Guild Conductor Training Workshop the Richmond Symphony (VA) with faculty JoAnn Falletta, Gustav Meier and Erin Freeman. 


Jamie conducts William Mayer's "Dreams End"

April 23, 2013

Jamie will conduct William Mayer's "Dreams End" as part of the 4th Annual Social Networking Concert: Curated by Douglas Townsend.  Dorothy Darlington-oboe, Thomas Piercy-clarinet, Elizabeth Martignetti-horn, Muneyoshi Takahashi-violin, Sonna Kim-cello, Andrew Pak-piano.

IX Gregorz Fitelberg International Competition for Conductors

November 16-25, 2012- Katowice, Poland

Jamie has been selected out of 200 applicans from 37 different countries to participate in the 9th Gregorz Fitelberg Competition for Young Conductors. He will conduct the Silesian Philharmonic Orchestra in front of an international audience in this prestegious competition.

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