2019 Festival Orchestra

VIOLIN
Concertmaster
ELIOT HEATON, Madison Heights, ME

Assistant Concertmaster
KOKO WATANABE, Shaker Heights, OH

Principal Second
PEI-JU WU, Hoover, AL

EMELYN BASHOUR, Leverett, MA
ELLEN CHAMBERLAIN, Tucson, AZ
JOHN HELMICH, Urbandale, IA
CHIA-LI HO, Boise, ID
JUAN C. JARAMILLO B., Pittsburgh, PA
KAH YEE LEE, Arlington, VA
TARA MUELLER, Birmingham, AL
NONOKO OKADA, Chapel Hill, NC
DAWN POSEY, Pittsburgh, PA
EDWARD PULGAR, Knoxville, TN
MARY J. PULGAR, Knoxville, TN
CAROLINE SLACK, Chicago, IL

VIOLA
Principal
ELIZABETH OKA, Washington, DC

CHARLES MIRANDA, Des Moines, IA
CHRISTINE PRINCE, Victoria, BC, CAN
KURT TSENG, Birmingham, AL

CELLO
Principal
KEVIN KUNKEL, Portland, OR

SETH BIAGINI, Beaverton, OR
HILARY GLEN, Northport, AL
SCHUYLER SLACK, Richmond, VA

BASS
Principal
JEREMY C. BAGUYOS, Omaha, NE

JOHN W. TUCK, Evanston, IL

 

FLUTE/PICCOLO
Principal
LUKE FITZPATRICK, Fort Wayne, IN

ALYSSA GRIGGS, Omaha, NE
KIMBERLY HELTON, Des Moines, IA

OBOE
Principal
LILLIAN COPELAND, New York, NY

CLAIRE CHENETTE, Knoxville, TN
LEONID SIROTKIN, Indianapolis, IN

ENGLISH HORN
LILLIAN COPELAND, New York, NY
LEONID SIROTKIN, Indianapolis, IN

CLARINET
Principal
SERGEY GUTOROV, Niles, IL

RANDALL CUNNINGHAM, Liberty, MO
E-CHEN HSU, Thunder Bay, ON, CAN

BASS CLARINET
RANDALL CUNNINGHAM, Liberty, MO
E-CHEN HSU, Thunder Bay, ON, CAN

BASSOON
Principal
IVY RINGEL, Hillsborough, NC

CAYLA BELLAMY, Waterloo, IA
MATT LANO, Richmond, VA

CONTRABASSOON
CAYLA BELLAMY, Waterloo, IA

HORN
Principal
ERIN LANO, Richmond, VA

MICHAEL DALY, Savannah, GA
AMY KRUEGER, Carol Stream, IL
KEVIN WINTER, New Orleans, LA

TRUMPET
Principal
KATIE MILLER, Oceanside, CA

PATRICK CORVINGTON, Pittsford, NY
DONALD CREECH, Dacula, GA

TROMBONE
Principal
TIMOTHY HOWE, Columbia, MO

DAVID ROODE, Ludlow, KY
MICHAEL SHORT, Des Moines, IA
J. MARK THOMPSON, Natchitoches, LA

BASS TROMBONE
J. MARK THOMPSON, Natchitoches, LA

TUBA
Principal
MICHAEL SHORT, Des Moines, IA

TIMPANI
Principal
ANDREW NOWAK, Alexandria, VA

MARK DORR, West Des Moines, IA
ELIZABETH KOSKO, Kansas City, MO

PERCUSSION

Principal
MARK DORR, West Des Moines, IA

CHAD CRUMMEL, Chattanooga, TN
ELIZABETH KOSKO, Kansas City, MO
GABRIELLA NEWMAN, Coralville, IA
ANDREW NOWAK, Alexandria, VA

HARP
Principal
NUIKO WADDEN, Pittsburgh, PA

GUITAR
STEVEN KENNEDY, Norwalk, IA

CELESTA/PIANO
KYLE NAIG, Des Moines, IA



ORCHESTRA PERSONNEL AND OPERATIONS MANAGER
MARK DORR

MUSIC LIBRARIANS
MARK DORR
CYNTHIA STACY



VIOLIN SEATING IS BASED UPON A ROTATION CYCLE FOR MAINSTAGE SHOWS.