Rex Conner maintains a busy teaching studio and frequently plays with the Charleston Symphony. As a conductor, Rex has led the Siouxland Youth Orchestra, the Morningside College College Orchestra, the Southcoast Symphony and the Charleston Symphony Youth Orchestra. He has taught on the faculties of Morningside College, Idaho State University, West Virginia University and Australia"s Queensland Conservatory of Music. His orchestral positions have included the Columbus Symphony, the San Antonio Symphony, the New Hampshire Music Festival Orchestra, and Concertmaster of the Cincinnati Ballet. Rex holds degrees in violin performance from the University of Kentucky and the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music.