Meet the Musicians

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Arpad Josephson, Violin, Concert Master
Ruth CooperViolin, Principal Second

Bethany Middleton, Violin
Elise Stanley, Violin
Joe Yaciuk, Violin
Bob Chen, Violin
Michael Vietri, Violin
Sandy Wang, Violin

Eric Fahn, Principal Viola

Cellos * adopted by Judy Hunter
Peryn Lukos, Principal Cello

Ted Druzdzel, Principal Bass
Don Metzger, Bass

WoodWinds * adopted by Tony Gallagher of Ireland

Lauren Hambly, Principal Flute
Julie Palmer, Flute

Cathy Gallagher, Principal Clarinet
Sarah Oesch, Clarinet * adopted by Richard and Carol Howitt

Heather Ryan, Principal Oboe
Giovanni Alonzi, Oboe

* French Hornsadopted by Jeanne Reid
Becky Heinmiller, Principal Horn
James Scott Mitchell, French Horn

Peter Lovell, Principal Trombone
Bart Van Essen, Trombone

Luca Peveroni, Trumpet
Neil Wright, Trumpet
Cassandra Paiva, Trumpet

Chris Carson-Foster, Percussion
Bob Hall, Percussion

* Would you like to adopt a musician or a section? Please visit our Adoption page! For all other sponsorship information and inquiries, please visit our sponsorship page. Thank you for your support!