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2019 AIMS Festival Orchestra Roster

 

Conductors

Lukas Beikircher
Rani Calderon
Marzio Conti
Pietro Rizzo

Updated May 17, 2019

VIOLIN

Yun Zhang, Concertmaster
Sondra Brudnak, Assistant Concertmaster
Barrie Cooper, Principal 2nd Violin
Patricia Cole
Tamara Freida
Anna Kelleher
Natalie Lee
Tong Li
Lucia Lostumbo
Grace Nakano
Barbara Schaefer
Lauren Scott
Christian Simmelink
Hannah Spear
Amara Sperber
Nathanael Turner
Florence Wang

VIOLA

Julius Wirth, Principal
Jacqueline Bedrey
Mary Harrah
Jintak Kim
Rob Leong
Linnea Marchie
Laura Sacks
Hyunjung Song

CELLO

Anthony Kitai, Principal
Andrew Cavazos
Chen Chen
Jordan Gunn
Seong Sin Lee
Samantha Powell
Zachary Sears
Hsin Hou Sun

BASS

Jessica Grabbe, Principal
Chantel Leung
Max Mesa
Russell Thompson

FLUTE

David DiGiacobbe
Devan Jaquez
Kimberly O’Hare Bonacorsa

OBOE

George Corbett
Abigail Hawthorne
Theresa Zale Bridges

CLARINET

Julia Ansolabehere
Randy Glasner
Nick Thompson

BASSOON

William George
Katherine Munoz
Tatia Slouka

HORN

Amit Melzer
Nathan Mitchell
John Shawger
Victor Valenzuela

TRUMPET

Daniel Gelman
Bret Magliola
James McAloon, Jr.

TROMBONE

Ben Dettelback
Joshua Gehres

BASS TROMBONE

Daniel Pendley

TUBA

Preston Smith

TIMPANI & PERCUSSION

James Jacobson, Principal
Matthew Flanders
Lee Hinkle

PIANO & CELESTE

Chao-Hwa Lin, Principal

HARP

Christine Heger
Mona Smale

ORCHESTRA STAFF

David DiGiacobbe, Manager & Woodwind Coordinator
Kimberly O’Hare Bonacorsa, Assistant Manager
Daniel Pendley, Stage Manager
Jessica Kunttu, Principal Librarian
Randy Glasner, Chamber Music Coordinator
Nathan Mitchell, Brass Coordinator
James Jacobson, Percussion Coordinator
George Corbett, Audition Training Seminars