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MUSIC DIRECTOR
Avner DormanPaul Watkins, Guest ConductorStefan Willich, Guest Conductor
GUEST SOLOIST

Tessa Lark
Jeanine De Bique
Miho Hashizume
Sayaka Shoji
Sophie Benn
Eric Ohlsson
Laura Koepke
Elizabeth Freimuth
Stefan Willich
Richard Kline, Diamond Dogs Vocalist
Anjanette Hall, Narrator
Daniel Gilbert
Jonathan Bagg
Chabrelle Williams, soprano
Merima Ključo, accordian
VIOLIN I

Miho Hashizume, concertmasterClurie Williams Bennis Chair
Espen Lilleslatten, Concertmaster- Clurie Williams Bennis Chair
Masha Andreini
Joseph Kromholz- Vita Buehner Chair
Ann Yu
Karin Harrell
Aniela Eddy
Catherine Cosbey
Carina Vincenti
Carter Coleman
Colin Laursen
Eun-song Koh
Alicia Choi
Ruben Rengel
Janice Lee
David Kemper
Stefanie Schore
Jennifer Yamamoto-Snyder
Michael DiBarry
Pablo Griggio
Susan Britton
Eunho Kim
Tobiah Murphy
Aaron Schwartz
Irene Guerra
VIOLIN II

Minju Kim, principal- Ari Hightower Chair
Grace KawamuraDavid Heller & Anthony Kohut Chair
Diana Pepelea
Melissa Deal
Eunho Kim
Dianna Joiner
Adrienne Harmon
Jecoliah Wang, Guest Principal - Ari Hightower Chair
Chiara Fasani Stauffer
Stefanie Schore
Michael DiBarry
Janice Lee
Thomas Stuart
Paul Kim
Lisa Kim
Patrick Shaugnessy
James MacQueen
Sylvia Wehrs
Paula Castaneda
Ann Yu
Sylvia Wehrs
Irene Guerra
Heewon Uhm
VIOLA

Jonathan Bagg, Principal
Yaël Senamaud - Cohen
William Bender
Esther Nahm
Sarah Poe
Charles Krenner- Schoenberg Chair
Yu Jin, Principal
Chung Han Hsiao
Luisa Fernanda Varon
Spencer Ingersoll
Caitlin Lynch, principal
Jessica Pasternak
Laurel Borden
CELLO

Sophie Benn- William & Joan Houghton Chair
Caroline Kim, Guest Principal- William & Joan Houghton Chair
Anna Hurt
Nataliya Pshenychna
Trevor Kazarian
Tom Sullivan
Carlyn Kessler
Ryan Louie
CONTRABASS

Tracy Rowell, Principal- Luke Movius Chair
Joel Negus
Adam Attard
FLUTE

Elizabeth Buck, Guest Principal
Laura Gilbert, PrincipalWarren Bennis Chair
Kimberly Zaleski
Nancy Stagnitta, Guest Principal
Jessica Sindell, Guest Principal- Warren Bennis Chair
Heidi Ruby-Kushious, principal
Brianne Olsen
Brandy HudelsonGuest Principal
OBOE

Mary Kausek, Principal- Ali and Sawsan Alhaddad Chair
Justine Myers
Eric Ohlsson, Guest Principal- Ali and Sawsan Alhaddad Chair
Robin Driscoll, Guest Principal- Ali and Sawsan Alhaddad Chair
Kristin Perry
Terry Orcutt
CLARINET

Daniel Gilbert, Principal - Daniel Cornstein Chair
Ellen Breakfield Glick
David Snyder
BASSOON

Laura Koepke, PrincipalJulie and William Frazier Chair
Maureen Strenge, guest principal- Julie and William Frazier Bassoon Chair
Alexander Davis
Arleigh Savage
Marisa Esposito
HORN

Margaret Tung, principal
Sean Yancer
Lisa Fink
Benjamin Hottensmith
Sam Hartman
Andrew Symington

Stephanie Blaha
Ken Wadenpfuhl
Benjamin Reidhead
Emily Rapson
TRUMPET

Nina Bell, Principal
Amanda Bekeny
Micah Holt
TROMBONE

Whitney Clair, principal
Chris Graham
Jason Smith, Principal
Tom Pylinski
Jim Albrecht, Guest Principal
Sebastian Bell
TIMPANI

Luke Rinderknecht, Principal
Dylan Moffitt, acting principal
PERCUSSION

Dylan Moffitt, principal
David Luidens
Chester Englander
Luke Rinderknecht, Principal
Andy Pongracz
Mell Csicsila
Bruce Golden
David Luidens
STAGE MANAGER

David Luidens
Zachary Mathes
Tom Sullivan
PROGRAM ANNOTATOR

Yvonne Frindle
Richard Rodda
David Budin
KEYBOARD

Halida Dinova
ELECTRIC GUITAR

Joshua Stauffer

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CityMusic: all-Beethoven with violinist Tessa Lark (May 20)

June 18, 2018

Download article as PDF by Daniel Hathaway   Surely it was just a coincidence that CityMusic Cleveland’s final series of concerts mostly duplicated works The Cleveland Orchestra had played the week before in the third concert of its all-Beethoven Prometheus Project at Severance Hall. The unique piece on CityMusic’s program was the Violin Concerto, which received […]



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