Key Difference Ben Folds is an American singer, songwriter and record producer. He has also served as the music director and principal conductor of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO). Ben Folds was born on September 12th, 1966 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
Fired by the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Ben Folds was rumored to have been fired from his position as music director and principal conductor of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO) in early 2019. Ben Folds has yet to make a statement on the matter.
What we do know is that Ben Folds has conducted the PSO since September of 2018. Ben Folds abruptly resigned from his post with the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra (ASO) in 2016. Ben Folds has stated publicly that his resignation had to do with the leadership of the ASO. Ben Folds’ relationship with the PSO was almost immediately noted for its intensity and outspokenness, which some might consider typical of Ben Folds himself.