Our Musicians

Ken Lam is Music Director of the Illinois Symphony Orchestra in Illinois, Charleston Symphony Orchestra in South Carolina and Resident Conductor of the Brevard Music Center in North Carolina. He is also Artistic Director of Hong Kong Voices. 
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Violin I

Jane E. Polett

Sponsored by Paul & Sandra Harmon

Nathan Banks

Sponsored by Carolyn & Duane Yockey

Corina Lobont

Michael Barta Second Assistant Concertmaster

Karen C. Collier First Assistant Concertmaster

Georgia Hornbacker Associate Concertmaster

Sponsored by Carole & Jerry Ringer

Roy Meyer Concertmaster

Sponsored by Dr. Daniel & Debra Brownstone

Violin II

Maria Arrua

Chenoa Alamu

Sponsored by Jay & Sue Edmondson

Laura Hourt* Associate Principal

Erik Rohde Acting Principal


Carolyn Buying

Christiana C. Reader Associate Principal

Christine Bock

Sponsored by Kathy & Paul Packard

Diane Wuthrich

Rachel Sompong

Karen R. Frost

Sponsored by Dr. & Mrs. Richard T. McDaniel and Mark & Julie Staley

Lisa Nelson

Sponsored by Colin Burns

Nicholas Jeffery Principal

Sponsored by William R. Zimmer, M.D.


Yeonwoo Seo

Su Yuon Lee

Eric Lenz

Sponsored by Elaine Cousins

Amy Catron Associate Principal

Ruth Marshall Principal


Sara Neilson

Sponsored by Dennis & Linda Steele

Doug Bistrow

Andrew Tinge

Adam Anello Acting Principal

Sponsored by Marty & Alan Stutz

Nicholas Adams Principal Bass


Kimberly McCoul Risinger Principal

Sponsored by Ann Evans

Mackenzie Danner* Piccolo

Amanda Pond


Erin Mashinter English Horn

Ann Homann

Sponsored by Sue Silvey

Orion Rapp Principal

Sponsored by Mr. & Mrs. John J. Killian


Solomon R. Baer Bass Clarinet

Sponsored by Rich & Carolyn Berning

Second Chair

Sponsored by Barbara & Charles Schweighauser

Dana Hotle Principal


Michael H. Dicker Contrabassoon

Robert Curl

Sponsored by Dennis & Cathy Wentworth

Timothy McGovern Principal

Sponsored by Phares & Harriet O'Daffer


Jessica Pearce Assistant/Utility Horn

Anna Mayne

Dan Vidican

Sponsored by Dr. Patricia & Randall Rushing

Paul Clifton*

Stephen Hanrahan Principal

Sponsored by Kathryn Ransom & Mary Anne Elson


Ryan Barwise

Tim McCoul

Amy Gilreath Principal


J. Bryan Heath* Bass Trombone

Sponsored by Brenda & Harlan Geiser

Stephen Parsons Principal

Sponsored by Jerry & Carole Ringer


Mark Moore Principal


David Collier Principal


Joseph LaPalomento

Sponsored by Dr. Victoria Nichols-Johnson

Jeremy Brunk Acting Principal


Chen-Yu Huang Principal


Maria Horváth Principal

Stage Manager

Joe Taylor

Sponsored by Dr. Judith Everson


Mark Rheaume

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