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Musicians

2018-19 Season

Conductors

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Music Director, Walter and Leonore Annenberg Chair

Stéphane Denève, Principal Guest Conductor

Kensho Watanabe, Assistant Conductor

First Violins

David Kim, Concertmaster,
Dr. Benjamin Rush Chair

Juliette Kang, First Associate Concertmaster,
Joseph and Marie Field Chair

Ying Fu, Associate Concertmaster

Marc Rovetti, Assistant Concertmaster

Barbara Govatos,
Robert E. Mortensen Chair

Jonathan Beiler

Hirono Oka

Richard Amoroso,
Robert and Lynne Pollack Chair

Yayoi Numazawa

Jason DePue,
Larry A. Grika Chair

Jennifer Haas

Miyo Curnow

Elina Kalendarova

Daniel Han

Julia Li

William Polk

Mei Ching Huang*

Second Violins

Kimberly Fisher, Principal Second Violin,
Peter A. Benoliel Chair

Paul Roby, Associate Principal,
Sandra and David Marshall Chair

Dara Morales, Assistant Principal,
Anne M. Buxton Chair

Philip Kates,
Mitchell and Hilarie Morgan Family Foundation Chair

Booker Rowe,
Joseph Brodo Chair, given by Peter A. Benoliel

Davyd Booth

Paul Arnold,
Lorraine and David Popowich Chair

Dmitri Levin

Boris Balter

Amy Oshiro-Morales

Yu-Ting Chen

Jeoung-Yin Kim

Violas

Choong-Jin Chang, Principal,
Ruth and A. Morris Williams Chair

Kirsten Johnson, Associate Principal

Kerri Ryan, Assistant Principal

Judy Geist

Renard Edwards

Anna Marie Ahn Petersen,
Piasecki Family Chair

David Nicastro

Burchard Tang

Che-Hung Chen

Rachel Ku

Marvin Moon

Meng Wang

Cellos

Hai-Ye Ni, Principal

Priscilla Lee, Associate Principal

Yumi Kendall, Assistant Principal,
Wendy and Derek Pew Foundation Chair

Richard Harlow

Gloria dePasquale,
Orton P. and Noël S. Jackson Chair

Kathryn Picht Read

Robert Cafaro,
Volunteer Committees Chair

Ohad Bar-David*

John Koen

Derek S. Barnes,
Mollie and Frank Slattery Chair

Alex Veltman

Basses

Harold Robinson, Principal,
Carole and Emilio Gravagno Chair

Joseph Conyers, Acting Associate Principal

John Hood

Michael Shahan

David Fay

Duane Rosengard

Robert Kesselman

Nathaniel West

Flutes

Jeffrey Khaner, Principal,
Paul and Barbara Henkels Chair

Patrick Williams, Associate Principal,
Rachelle and Ronald Kaiserman Chair

Olivia Staton

Erica Peel, Piccolo

Oboes

Peter Smith, Associate Principal

Jonathan Blumenfeld,
Edwin Tuttle Chair

Elizabeth Starr Masoudnia, English Horn,
Joanne T. Greenspun Chair

Clarinets

Ricardo Morales, Principal,
Leslie Miller and Richard Worley Chair

Samuel Caviezel, Associate Principal,
Sarah and Frank Coulson Chair

Socrates Villegas

Paul R. Demers, Bass Clarinet,
Peter M. Joseph and Susan Rittenhouse Joseph Chair

Bassoons

Daniel Matsukawa, Principal,
Richard M. Klein Chair

Mark Gigliotti, Co-Principal

Angela Anderson Smith

Holly Blake, Contrabassoon

Horns

Jennifer Montone, Principal,
Gray Charitable Trust Chair

Jeffrey Lang, Associate Principal,
Hannah L. and J. Welles Henderson Chair

Daniel Williams

Jeffry Kirschen

Ernesto Tovar Torres

Shelley Showers

Trumpets

David Bilger, Principal,
Marguerite and Gerry Lenfest Chair

Jeffrey Curnow, Associate Principal,
Gary and Ruthanne Schlarbaum Chair

Anthony Prisk

Robert W. Earley

Trombones

Nitzan Haroz, Principal,
Neubauer Family Foundation Chair

Matthew Vaughn, Co-Principal

Eric Carlson

Blair Bollinger, Bass Trombone,
Drs. Bong and Mi Wha Lee Chair

Tuba

Carol Jantsch, Principal,
Lyn and George M. Ross Chair

Timpani

Don S. Liuzzi, Principal,
Dwight V. Dowley Chair

Angela Zator Nelson, Associate Principal

Piano and Celesta

Kiyoko Takeuti

Keyboards

Davyd Booth

Harp

Elizabeth Hainen, Principal,
Patricia and John Imbesi Chair

Librarians

Robert M. Grossman, Principal

Steven K. Glanzmann

Stage Personnel

James J. Sweeney, Jr., Manager

James P. Barnes

Some members of the string sections voluntarily rotate seating on a periodic basis.

*On leave

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