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Our Musicians

Darwin Aquino, Music Director & Conductor

Leon Burke III, Guest Conductor

Violins

Jessica Platt, Concertmaster

Kim Gindler, Principal

Brad Besand

Emily Bowman

John Brighton

Nancy Daby

Michelle DeFabio

Brian Elder

Jennifer Goodman

Ann Hirschl

Carl Hoff

Marilyn Humiston

Ludmila Kaymakanova

Sam Moraes

Twinda Murry

Philip Tinge

Tom Winter

Carol Wolowsky

Liz Zenk

 

Violas

Linda Rekas, Principal

Anna Lackschewitz

John Meurer

Amy Pennington

Steve Wamsley

Cellos

Fariga Drayton Conway, Pr65000bincipal

Patricia Gitto

Jacqueline Hoffman

Gary Lee

Basses

Barb Paule, Principal

Anita Hagerman

Emily Pankraz

Joe Paule, Jr.

Flutes

Maggie McCallie, Principal

Dianne Kirkland

Piccolo

Paula Bernhardt

Oboes

Eileen Burke, Principal

Cathleen Woelbling-Paul

Clarinets

Kelly Austermann, Principal

Sarah Burk

Bassoons

Robert Carter, Principal

Daniel Shavers

Keyboard

Greg Schweizer

Harp

Sue Taylor

French Horns

John Thomas, Principal

Sara Giovanelli

Steve Hanrahan

Glenda Kurtz

Trumpets

David Sanderson, Principal

Dallas Blair

Mark Hasenstab

Trombones 

Tyler Vahldick, Principal

Wayne Coniglio

Jim Martin

Robert Settle

Chris Woods

Tuba

Troy Marble

Timpani

Timothy Crockett

Percussion

Kurena Yamaguchi

Paul Brumleve

Randy Gindler

Assistant Conductor

Andrew Stahlman

Personnel Manager

Deberah Haferkamp

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