Meet the Orchestra

RPO - Rochester's Newest Ensemble

Flute
   Amy Unseth, principal
      Jane Sheffield Chair
   Sarah Vinzant
   Martha Millman

Piccolo
   Martha Millman
      Jim & Ann Schreck Chair

Oboe
   Holly Dalager, principal
      Jim & Kathy Potter Chair
   Janna Carroll-Boldt
      Jim & Kathy Potter Chair
   Maddie McCullough

English Horn
   Janna Carroll-Boldt

Clarinet
   Marilyn Yennie, principal
      Jane Sheffield Chair
   Ashley Carlson

Bass Clarinet
   Heather Sklenicka
      Jim & Kathy Potter Chair

Bassoon
   Teresa Moran, principal
      Jim & Kathy Potter Chair
   Leanne Deyo
      Jane Sheffield Chair

Harp
   Paula Smith, principal
      Brock Besse Chair

Guitar
   Sasha Crutaire

Saxophones
   Dwight Jennings, principal
   Catherine Davis
   Samuel Pasch

Horn
   Shawn Kennedy-Lee, principal
      Jim & Kathy Potter Chair
   2nd Horn – open
   Emma Long
      Jane Sheffield Chair
   Martin Peterman
      Rich & Deb Besse Chair

Trumpet
   Ellis Workman, principal
      Jane Sheffield Chair
   Richard Zeller
      John & Joan Leimer Chair
   Libby Zafft
   Riley Ellis

Baritone
   Jon Rask, principal

Trombone
   Randy Stroetz, principal
      Jane Sheffield Chair
   Levi Lundak
      Brock Besse Chair

Bass Trombone
   Ian Shaw, principal
      Kevin & Cheryl Dobbs Chair

Tuba
   Anthony Boldt, principal
      Jim & Kathy Potter Chair

Piano
   Jan Matson, principal
      Brock Besse Chair

Keyboard/Synth
   Lilah Aas
      Rich & Deb Besse Chair
   Robyn Loewen
      Brock Besse Chair

Percussion
   Alec Tackmann, principal
      Jane Sheffield Chair
   Ethan Ledebuhr

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Violin I
   Kerstin Suby, concertmaster
      Jane Sheffield Chair
   Aaron Anderson
   Joe Anderson
   Beth Daede
   Matthew Klebe
   Meghan Kozub

Violin II
   Kim Souhrada, co-principal
      Lilah Aas Chair
   Laura Anderson, co-principal
      Jane Sheffield Chair
   Emily Glaser
   Dwight Jennings
   Anna Reeve
   Morgan Streyle
   Andrew Thorn-Clark
      Gary & Shirley Thorn Chair
   Michelle Willihnganz

Viola
   Tiffany Kacir, principal
      Jane Sheffield Chair
   Arthur Hu
   Adriane Lang

Cello
   Tommy Rinkoski, principal
      Jane Sheffield Chair
   Hannah Bostwick
      Jim & Kathy Potter Chair
   Lea Dacy
   Brianna McDonough

Bass
   Steve Sawyer, principal
   Jonathan Scheffert
   Alex Flinner

Tympani
   Scott Ollhoff, principal
      Jane Sheffield Chair

Mallets
   Emily Watson