Meet the Orchestra Musicians

 

Conductor +
Music Director

Scott Seaton

Resident Conductor

Dwayne Corbin

First Violin

Terrie Baune, Concertmaster
chair sponsored by Carol Berg and Stafford Thomas

Li Yuan Ho+, Asst. Concertmaster
chair sponsored by Lee and Judy Salter

Scott Cole+
Lauren Dillon
Cherie Gans
chair sponsored by Carol Berg and Stafford Thomas
Juan Gutierrez
George Hayes
Sandro Ladu
Matt Raley
Laura Rubinstein-Salzedo
Gregory Sykes
chair sponsored by Dr Leo H. Kirchhoff
Arlene Tayloe

Second Violin

Dan Kristianson, Principal
chair sponsored by Jutta Spruce

Janetta DeMott, Asst. Principal
chair sponsored by Gayle and Dr. Art Tilles

Stephanie Costanza
chair sponsored by Charles and Marvey Mueller
Maggie Czajka
MiaBella D'Augelli
Ebba Herritt
Lyuba Pivkina-Davis
Joel Quivey
chair sponsored by Stafford Thomas and Carol Berg

 

Viola

Randy Fisher, Acting Principal
chair sponsored by Diane Fossum

Kimberly Fitch, Asst. Principal
Barbara Barasa
Julia Bastuscheck
Patricia Berlet
Cathleen Davis-Storm chair sponsored by Morris and Jessie Davis
Celia DeMartini
Nancy Ewing
David Thorp+
chair sponsored by Nancy Overton and Eric Marshall

Cello

Carol Jacobson, Principal
chair sponsored by an endowment from Peggy Steel

Hans Hoffer, Asst. Principal
chair sponsored by Nancy Loeffler

Treble Cierpke
chair sponsored by Dr. Rush and Hollie Lenroot
Burke Schuchmann+
chair sponsored by Dr. Joseph and Judy Chiapella
Lisa Truelove chair sponsored by George Keithley and Carol Gardner
Kira Weiss
Robert Zadra
chair sponsored by Dr. Harrison Gill

Bass

Michael Schwagerus, Principal
chair is sponsored by an endowment from Dr. Manuel and Gloria Esteban

Bruce Calin
Steve Calvert
Steve Comber
Bryce Holmes

Flute

Tim Koop, Principal
chair sponsored by the Whittley Foundation
Megumi Nomura
Ruth Polcari

Oboe/English Horn

Susie Lundberg, Principal
chair sponsored by Richard and Giovanna Jackson

Murray Campbell
chair sponsored by Carol Vivion

Clarinet

Brian Wilmer, Principal
chair sponsored by the Johnson Family Foundation

Bruce Belton
Ryan Heimlich
chair sponsored by Jon and Bonnie Hilbert

Bassoon

Jarratt Rossini, Principal
Bruce Finch
chair sponsored by an endowment from Connie Eccles
Barbara D'Augelli, contrabassoon
chair sponsored by an endowment from Connie Eccles

French Horn

Dan Nebel, Principal
chair sponsored by Allen Hackett

Robbie Mayes
Angelina Mejia
chair sponsored by Marilyn Ann Kruschke in memory of Dr. Earl R. Kruschke
Anna Perkins*
chair sponsored by Chico Pediatrics, Dr. John and Lauree Asarian
Heidi Trefethen

Trumpet

Ian Cochran, Principal
chair sponsored by Sam and Sam Hillaire
Aman Cowell*
Ayako Nakamura
chair sponsored by Lowell and Dorothy Daun
Briar Segal
Roxanne Winslow*
chair sponsored by Patricia Crow

Trombone

Lloyd Roby, Principal
chair sponsored by Doug and Kathy Alexander

Paul DeSilva
Eric Bolstad, bass trombone
chair sponsored by Walt Schaffer

Tuba

Nathan Bastuscheck

Percussion

Dwayne Corbin, Principal
chair sponsored by Dr. Nena L. Perry and Dr. Dan Purtzer 

Caryn Corbin
chair sponsored by Sandy Kalinowski
Paul Herrick

Timpani

Brian Simpson
chair sponsored by Brian Bonner and Ashley Ferry

Harp

Candace LiVolsi
chair sponsored by Robert Zadra and Sam Kissee

Piano

Cara Okano Herrick

*student musician

+on leave