October 14, 2017 declared "Janna Hymes Day" in Carmel, Indiana in honor of Maestra Hymes debut as Carmel Symphony Orchestra's music director
“What can you say about Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9 (“From the New World”) that hasn’t been said…. Hymes and musicians embraced it, delivering a soulful and sensitive sounding ..."(Williamsburg Symphony Orchestra 2017-18 season opening concert)
The Virginia Gazette
Next season (2018-19) marks the Williamsburg Symphony Orchestra’s 35th anniversary season. In honor of the milestone , Music Director Janna Hymes invites the public to vote for their overall “audience favorite” -- To participate, visit the news page for more details