Dr. David Fetler is the Founder and Music Director of the Greece Symphony Orchestra. He is also the Founder and Conductor Laureate of the professional Rochester Chamber Orchestra with players from the Rochester Philharmonic. He was born in Riga, Latvia, and came to the United States at the age of 12 with his family. He studied at Juilliard, Westminster Choir College, Eastman School of Music (DMA), as well as with the French conductor Pierre Monteux and Leopold Stokowski. Eastman School Director Howard Hanson invited Fetler to join the Eastman Conducting Faculty where he presented a wide variety of instrumental and choral music with the Eastman Collegium Chamber Orchestra & Singers. He was also for many years Choral Director at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Rochester.