Meet Jaman Dunn, the BPO's new assistant conductor who loves film and game scores

Nov 14, 2018

Jaman Dunn is the new Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra's assistant conductor and outreach coordinator. He wants to expand the BPO's reach into the Western New York community and spoke to WBFO's Nick Lippa about how it can be done.

New BPO assistant conductor and outreach coordinator Jaman Dunn
Credit Jaman Dunn

Dunn had quite the journey getting to Buffalo. He grew up in Chicago, completed his undergraduate studies at Ohio State University, where he formed his own orchestra, and graduated from the Boston Conservatory this past May.

Jaman Dunn is a big fan of video games. He also happens to love the music that comes with them.  In this interview clip, Dunn speaks on his love for Star Wars: KOTOR (Knights of the Old Republic), Skyrim, Zelda, and more.