Impeccably performed...a director of tremendous enthusiasm
Downers Grove Reporter
Mr. Bauman is the Music Director/ Conductor of the La Porte County Symphony Orchestra, providing leadership for 20 seasons. During his tenure at the LCSO he is credited with significantly raising the orchestra’s artistic level, spearheading a resurgence in the educational programming and expanding the audience and financial base three-fold.
Commitment to Education
A passionate advocate of music education, Maestro Bauman has dedicated much of his career to broadening music awareness in young people. He is widely acclaimed for programing interactive educational concerts, collaborating with dance companies, chamber ensembles, choral programs and mentoring young soloists. Most notably, he enthusiastically provides young musicians a challenging environment for musical growth as conductor of the Northwest Indiana Symphony Youth Orchestra.
To work with Philip Bauman is to Love Philip Bauman
Marion Lynne Boynes - collaborating artist
Philip J. Bauman drew a clean, buoyant and lively reading...coordinating stage and pit very well.
John Von Rhein, Chicago Tribune