Meet the Musicians

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    Arpad Josephson, Violin, Concert Master
    Sue Kitchen, Violin, Principal Second

    Honey Thomas, Violin
    Bethany Middleton, Violin
    Joe Yaciuk, Violin

    Eric Fahn, Principal Viola

    Peryn Lukos, Principal Cello
    Tara Tieman, Cello

    Ted Druzdzel, Principal Bass
    Don Metzger, Bass


    Lauren Hambly, Principal Flute
    Julie Palmer, Flute

    Cathy Gallagher, Principal Clarinet
    Sarah Oesch, Clarinet

    Heather Ryan, Principal Oboe
    Monique Vander Schans, Oboe

    Thea Richinson, Bassoon


    Becky Heinmiller, Principal Horn
    James Scott Mitchell, French Horn

    Peter Lovell, Principal Trombone
    Bart Van Essen, Trombone

    Andrew Phillips, Trumpet

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