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CONDUCTORS & MUSICIANS

MEET THE MUSICIANS OF THE MSO

The MSO is a fully orchestrated, professional ensemble comprised of 91 contracted musicians. These artists are the lifeblood of our organization; they bring you the high-quality, impassioned performances you've come to expect from the MSO.

ARTISTIC PERSONNEL

JOHN DEMAIN, MUSIC DIRECTOR
BEVERLY TAYLOR, Assistant Conductor and Chorus Director
SAMUEL HUTCHISON, Overture Concert Organ Curator

MEMBERS OF THE SYMPHONY: 2015-16 SEASON

VIOLIN I

Naha Greenholtz
Concertmaster

Suzanne Beia
Co-Concertmaster ~ Steinhauer Charitable Trust Chair

Beth Larson
Associate Concertmaster ~ George & Candy Gialamas Chair

Olga Pomolova
Associate Concertmaster

Neil Gopal
Assistant Concertmaster ~ Endowed by an Anonymous Friend

Tim Kamps
Annetta H. Rosser Chair

Clare Bresnahan

Laura Burns

Jon Vriesacker

Mary Theodore

Paran Amirinazari

Sophia Arriaga

Janis Akane Sakai

Clayton Tillotson

Peter Miliczky

+Huy Luu

+Alice Bartsch

+Eleanor Bartsch

+Deanndra Deblack

+Valerie Sanders

VIOLIN II

Leanne Kelso League
Acting Principal ~ Dr. Stanley & Shirley Inhorn Chair

Elspeth Salter-Clouse

Olga Draguieva

Erica Cross

Rolf Wulfsberg

Wes Luke

Kathryn Taylor

Wendy Buehl

Geri Hamilton

Robin Ryan

Matthew Dahm

Elliot Stalter

+Xavier Deblack

+Rachel Hauser

VIOLA

Christopher Dozoryst
Principal ~ James F. Crow Chair

Katrin Talbot

Diedre Buckley

Renata Hornik

Elisabeth Deussen

Sharon Tenhundfeld

Janse Vincent

Jennifer Paulson

Marika Fischer Hoyt

Davis Perez

Cynthia Edwards

Rachel Mooers

CELLO

Karl Lavine Principal ~ Reuhl Family & American Chair

Madeleine Kabat

Karen Cornelius

Lindsey Crabb

Jordan Allen

Margaret Townsend

Lisa Bressler

Laurie Riss

Derek Handley

Adam Ayers

BASS

Fredrick Schrank
Principal

Robert Rickman

Carl Davick

Zachary Betz

August Jirovec

Brian Melk

Michael Hennessy

FLUTE

Stephanie Jutt
Principal ~ Terry Family Foundation Chair

Elizabeth Marshall

Linda Pereksta

PICCOLO

Linda Pereksta

OBOE

Marc Fink
Principal ~ Jim & Cathie Burgess Chair

Jennifer Morgan

Andrea Gross Hixon

ENGLISH HORN

Jennifer Morgan

CLARINET

Joseph Morris
Principal

Nancy Mackenzie

BASS CLARINET

Gregory Smith

BASSOON

Cynthia Cameron-Fix
Principal

Amanda Szczys

Carol Rosing

CONTRABASSOON

Carol Rosing

HORN

Linda Kimball
Principal ~ Steve & Marianne Schlecht Chair

Ricardo Almeida

Michael Szczys

William Muir

Anne Aley

TRUMPET

John Aley
Principal ~ Marilynn G. Thompson Chair

Frank Hanson

David Cooper

TROMBONE

Joyce Messer
Principal ~ Fred & Mary Mohs Chair

Benjamin Skroch

BASS TROMBONE

Michael Allsen

TUBA

Joshua Biere
Principal

TIMPANI

John Jutsum
Principal ~ Eugenie Mayer Bolz Foundation Chair

PERCUSSION

Anthony DiSanza
Principal ~ JoAnn Six Plesko & E.J. Plesko Chair

Richard Morgan

Nicholas Bonaccio

HARP

Karen Beth Atz
Principal ~ Endowed by an Anonymous Friend

ORGAN

Samuel Hutchison
Principal ~ Wayne Curtis & Maybelle Slavens Hall and Francis Vincent & Lettie von Kalweit Dunnebacke Curatorship

PIANO

Daniel Lyons
~ Stephen D. Morton Chair

LIBRARIAN

Kathryn Taylor
~ John & Carolyn Peterson Chair

PERSONNEL MANAGER

Alexis Carreon

PROPERTY MANAGER

John Straughn

ORCHESTRA COMMITTEE

Tim Kamps, President

Amanda Szczys, Vice-President

Linda Kimball, Secretary

Robin Ryan, Treasurer

Lisa Bressler, Member-at-Large

+ indicates on leave 2015-16