Brianna Owens (she/her) joined the Nashville Symphony as the Events & Stewardship Coordinator in 2021, and became the Digital Content Coordinator in 2022. Previously, she worked as an Inventory Associate at Naxos of America and as the Social Media Coordinator for Rising Tide Music Press.
In addition to her employment at Nashville Symphony, she serves as the Marketing Manager for OrchestraCareers.com, a website and online community that provides music students with a bridge between college and career. Alongside Sonja Thoms, she is dedicated to helping students find their best offstage orchestra career through education and networking opportunities.
Born and raised in Tennessee, Brianna has loved music from an early age, and began playing the clarinet in the 8th grade. She went on to play clarinet through college and earned her Bachelor of Music in Music Industry from Middle Tennessee State University in 2020. You can find videos of all four of her recitals on YouTube. She is passionate about the work of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging, and it is a priority in her personal and professional life. She is excited that the staff of the Nashville Symphony shares her commitment to creating a more inclusive culture in the classical music industry.
Outside of her career, Bri loves dairy-free baking, reading, practicing yoga, and meditating. Her fiancé, Steven, is a producer on Music Row. Together they reside downtown with their Green Cheek Conure, Butter.