Meet the Musicians

 

Conductor &
Music Director

Scott Seaton

First Violin

Terrie Baune, Concertmaster
sponsored by Carol Berg and Stafford Thomas

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

Mia Bella D'Augelli
Lauren Dillon
sponsored by Joe and Judy Chiapella
Cherie Gans
sponsored by Carol Berg and Stafford Thomas
Juan Gutierrez
Sandro Ladu
Matt Raley
sponsored by Edgar and Joy Kimball
Gregory Sykes
sponsored by Dr Leo H. Kirchhoff
Arlene Tayloe+

Second Violin

Dan Kristianson, Principal
sponsored by Jutta Spruce

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

Stephanie Costanza
sponsored by Charles and Marvey Mueller
Maggie Czajka
Michael Eby
Ebba Herritt
Amy Lindsey
Lyuba Pivkina-Davis
Joel Quivey
sponsored by Stafford Thomas and Carol Berg

 

Viola

Leah Carl, Principal
sponsored by Diane Fossum

Gregg Rice, Asst. Principal
Barbara Barasa
Julia Bastuscheck
Patricia Berlet+
Cathleen Davis-Storm sponsored by Morris and Jessie Davis
Nancy Ewing
Sherry Hanson

Cello

Carol Jacobson, Principal
sponsored by an endowment from Peggy Steel

Hans Hoffer, Asst. Principal
sponsored by Nancy Loeffler

Treble Cierpke
sponsored by Dr. Rush and Hollie Lenroot
Lisa Truelove sponsored by George Keithley and Carol Gardner
Kira Weiss+
Robert Zadra
sponsored by Dr. Harrison Gill

Bass

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

Steve Calvert, Asst. Principal
Bruce Calin
Steve Comber
Bryce Holmes
Stephen Rice

Flute

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

Oboe/English Horn

Susie Lundberg, Principal
sponsored by Richard and Giovanna Jackson

Murray Campbell
sponsored by Carol Vivion

Clarinet

Brian Wilmer, Principal
sponsored by the Johnson Family Foundation

Bruce Belton
Ryan Heimlich
sponsored by Jon and Bonnie Hilbert

Bassoon

Jarratt Rossini, Principal
sponsored by Ailsie McEnteggart

Bruce Finch
sponsored by an endowment from Connie Eccles
Barbara D'Augelli
sponsored by an endowment from Connie Eccles

French Horn

TBA, Principal
sponsored by Allen Hackett

Robbie Mayes
Angelina Mejia
sponsored by Marilyn Ann Kruschke in memory of Dr. Earl R. Kruschke
Heidi Trefethen

Trumpet

Ian Cochran, Principal
sponsored by Sam and Sam Hillaire
Aman Cowell*
sponsored by Dr. John and Laurie Asarian
Ayako Nakamura
sponsored by Lowell and Dorothy Daun
Briar Segal

Trombone

Lloyd Roby, Principal
sponsored by Doug and Kathy Alexander

Paul DeSilva
Eric Bolstad, bass trombone
sponsored by Walt Schaffer

Tuba

Nathan Bastuscheck

Percussion

TBA, Principal
sponsored by Dr. Nena L. Perry and Dr. Dan Purtzer 

Paul Herrick+
Eric Whitmer*

Timpani

Brian Simpson
sponsored by Brian Bonner and Ashley Ferry

Harp

Candace LiVolsi
sponsored by Robert Zadra and Sam Kissee

Piano

Cara Okano Herrick

*student musician

+on leave

Conductor Scott Seaton (center) directs the North State Symphony during rehearsal Rumba To Ravel at Laxson Auditorium on Saturday, September 24, 2016 in Chico, Calif.
(Jason Halley/University Photographer)

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