2018 Festival Orchestra

VIOLIN
Concertmaster
ELIOT HEATON, Madison Heights, ME

Assistant Concertmaster
KENNETH LIAO, Rockville, MD

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, Pittsburgh, PA
KAH YEE LEE, Homewood, AL
VICTORIA WOLF LEWIS, New York, NY
NONOKO OKADA, Chapel Hill, NC
DAWN POSEY, Pittsburgh, PA
CAROLINE SLACK, Chicago, IL
AZUSA TASHIRO, Chicago, IL
KOKO WATANABE, Shaker Heights, OH

VIOLA
Principal
ELIZABETH OKA, Miami Beach, FL

CHARLES MIRANDA, Des Moines, IA
CHRISTINE PRINCE, Victoria, BC, CAN
KURT TSENG, Miami Beach, FL

CELLO
Principal
KEVIN KUNKEL, Portland, OR

GRACE AN, Villa Park, CA
JACOB HANEGAN, Lake Forest Park, WA
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

OBOE
Principal
JOHN UPTON, St. Petersburg, FL

LEONID SIROTKIN, Indianapolis, IN
JENNIFER WOHLENHAUS, Des Moines, IA

ENGLISH HORN
LEONID SIROTKIN, Indianapolis, IN

CLARINET
Principal
SERGEY GUTOROV, Niles, IL

E-CHEN HSU, Thunder Bay, ON, CAN

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

BASSOON
Principal
EVAN EPIFANIO, St. Petersburg, FL

MATT LANO, Richmond, VA

CONTRABASSOON
MATT LANO, Richmond, VA

HORN
Principal
ERIN LANO, Richmond, VA

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

TRUMPET
Principal
KATIE MILLER, Tucson, AZ

JIM BOVINETTE, Ames, IA
ANDREW CLASSEN, Des Moines, IA

TROMBONE
Principal
TIMOTHY HOWE, Columbia, MO

DAVID ROODE, Ludlow, KY
J. MARK THOMPSON, Natchitoches, LA

BASS TROMBONE
J. MARK THOMPSON, Natchitoches, LA

TUBA
Principal
MICHAEL SHORT, Des Moines, IA

TIMPANI
Principal
SCOTT CHRISTIAN, Charleston, WV

PERCUSSION

Principal
MARK DORR, West Des Moines, IA

CHAD CRUMMEL, Chattanooga, TN
ANDREW FOERSCHLER, Kansas City, MO

HARP
Principal
NUIKO WADDEN, Pittsburgh, PA

CELESTA
ELDEN LITTLE, East Lansing, MI

PIANO
ANTHONY BENZ, Bismarck, ND
ELDEN LITTLE, East Lansing, MI

HARMONIUM
YASUKO OURA, Chicago, IL

RUSALKA OFFSTAGE HORN CALL
JOSH JOHNSON, Windsor Heights, 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.