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Musicians

CONDUCTOR
Wes Kenney
Wilfred Schwartz Conductor’s  Endowed Chair, Karl and Wilma Carson

VIOLINS
Stacy Lesartre, Concertmaster
Riedman/Women’s Guild Endowed Chair
Tom Yaron, Asst. Concertmaster
Julian and Ida Siegel Endowed Chair
Auditioning 2016-17, Principal 1st Violin
Dorothy Gruber Horowitz Endowed Chair
Christine Short, Principal 2nd 
Wilson & Emily Wilmarth and Family Endowed Chair
Sarah Whitnah, Asst. Principal 2nd
Arlo Adams
Julia Castellanos
Ji Hye Chung
Jennifer Crim
Jean Denney
Kathy Englund
Jean Farley
Nina Fronjian
Mary Gindulis
Angela Lamb
Adrienne Short
Rachel Sliker
Anton Smirnov
Danica Smith
Bennett Stucky

VIOLAS
Ethan Hecht, Principal
Lilla B. Morgan Endowed Chair
Allyson Fleck, Asst. Principal
Cynthia Drexler
Sabrina Romney Lloyd
Brightin Schlumpf**
Lauren Spaulding
Scott Stewart
David Swiss

CELLOS
Becky Kutz Osterberg, Principal
Jeanise Brown Endowed Chair
Heidi Mausbach, Asst.  Principal
Joannah L. Merriman Endowed Chair
Julius Hochmuth
Joseph Howe
J. Peter Linder
Beth Wells

BASSES
Jeremy Nicholas, Principal 
Bettie Wilcox Endowed Chair
Matthew Shumway, Assistant Principal 
Brett Armstrong

Forest Greenough 
David Saccardi 
Jason Thompson

FLUTES
Norman Gonzales, Principal
Renate Justin, M.D. Endowed Chair
Kristin Sommer,  2nd/Associate Principal
Sandra Tiemens, 3rd

PICCOLO

Sandra Tiemens
Fern Bennett Endowed Chair

OBOES
Max Soto, Principal
David and Alison Dennis Endowed Chair
Gina Johnson, 2nd  
Walter Scott McCoil Endowed Chair (NEW)


ENGLISH HORN
Gina Johnson
Bob and Joyce Everitt Endowed Chair

CLARINETS
Useon Choi, Principal
Freddy Martin Endowed Chair
April Johannesen, 2nd  

BASSOONS
Tom Bittinger, Principal
Tom Bittinger Endowed Chair
Susie McCollum, 2nd  

HORNS
Jason Johnston, Principal*
Pat and Edna Rizley Griffin Endowed Chair
Lauren Varley, Asst. Principal
Katherine Smith, 2nd 
John McGuire, 3rd/Associate Principal
Caitlyn Smith Franklin, 4th  

TRUMPETS
Andrew Bishop, Principal
Clark Livingston Endowed Chair
Derek McDonald, 2nd/Associate Principal 

TROMBONES
Jeff Craig, Principal
Lynnette C. Jung Endowed Chair
Daniel Watt, 2nd
Lindsey Gardner, Bass
William E. Runyan Endowed Chair

TUBA
Charles Ortega, Principal

TIMPANI
Michael Tetreault, Principal
Wayne and Phyllis Schrader Endowed Chair

PERCUSSION
Carl Dixon, Principal
Graham and Joanne Harrison  Endowed Chair
Leo Canale
Josephine Kathryn Guerriero Principal Triangle Endowed Chair
Thomas VanSchoick

HARP
Pamela Eldridge, Principal
Kepler Endowed Chair

KEYBOARD
Auditioning 2016-17
Kathryn Edwards Endowed Chair


ORGAN
Marie L. Schall Endowed Chair (NEW)  

CELESTE
Tom Sutherland Endowed Chair

APPRENTICE  CONDUCTOR
Adam A. Torres  

LIBRARIAN
Becky Kutz Osterberg

ORCHESTRA 
PERSONNEL  MANAGER
Jean Denney

* on leave
** acting

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